NHL FanDuel Picks for Apr 2, 2023

Daily Player Picks

Updated Throughout the Day

Player expected costs and values are calculated every thirty minutes throughout the day.


Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Auston Matthews TOR $10,200 25.88 2.54
Elias Pettersson VAN $9,900 21.96 2.22
Jack Hughes NJ $9,800 21.12 2.16
Tim Stuetzle OTT $8,600 20.72 2.41

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Erik Haula NJ $4,200 12.61 3.00
Anze Kopitar LA $5,900 16.74 2.84
Jack Drury CAR $3,400 9.03 2.66
Jesperi Kotkaniemi CAR $3,900 10.32 2.65

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
David Pastrnak BOS $10,100 25.92 2.57
Jake Guentzel PIT $7,600 20.82 2.74
Brady Tkachuk OTT $8,400 19.56 2.33
Viktor Arvidsson LA $6,000 19.16 3.19

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Viktor Arvidsson LA $6,000 19.16 3.19
Kasperi Kapanen STL $3,800 11.06 2.91
Jason Zucker PIT $5,500 15.73 2.86
Bryan Rust PIT $4,800 13.37 2.78

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dougie Hamilton NJ $7,200 17.03 2.37
Kris Letang PIT $6,100 16.36 2.68
Quinn Hughes VAN $7,400 15.88 2.15
Adam Fox NYR $7,000 15.32 2.19

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
MacKenzie Weegar CGY $4,300 13.39 3.11
Damon Severson NJ $3,700 10.28 2.78
Kris Letang PIT $6,100 16.36 2.68
Jacob Trouba NYR $5,300 13.74 2.59

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Linus Ullmark BOS $8,800 26.80 3.05
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,200 23.00 2.81
Joonas Korpisalo LA $7,900 22.48 2.85
Casey DeSmith PIT $7,800 18.33 2.35

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Linus Ullmark BOS $8,800 26.80 3.05
Joonas Korpisalo LA $7,900 22.48 2.85
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,200 23.00 2.81
Casey DeSmith PIT $7,800 18.33 2.35

Picks are based on historical performance and match-up. Picks are updated regularly, but we advise that you keep up to date on late-day roster moves and injuries – those are not taken into consideration. Sports from the Basement provides┬áno warranty on these suggestions and readers should make picks at their own risk. Sample lineups are provided as thought-starters, and are not intended for direct use.