NHL Draftkings Picks for Apr 4, 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
Connor McDavid EDM $10,300 25.14 2.44
Nathan MacKinnon COL $9,600 23.46 2.44
Auston Matthews TOR $9,100 22.32 2.45
Leon Draisaitl EDM $8,500 21.21 2.49

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jack Roslovic CLS $3,600 9.86 2.74
Jesperi Kotkaniemi CAR $2,800 7.45 2.66
Morgan Frost PHI $4,200 11.05 2.63
Jake Evans MON $2,600 6.61 2.54

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Matthew Tkachuk FLA $8,700 21.08 2.42
Carter Verhaeghe FLA $7,100 18.66 2.63
Mikko Rantanen COL $7,800 17.95 2.30
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins EDM $6,800 16.55 2.43

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nathan Bastian NJ $2,500 7.17 2.87
Alexey Toropchenko STL $2,500 7.08 2.83
Jack Drury CAR $2,600 7.06 2.72
Pavel Dorofeyev VGK $4,800 12.78 2.66

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Darnell Nurse EDM $5,600 14.27 2.55
Dougie Hamilton NJ $7,000 14.04 2.01
Brandon Montour FLA $6,600 13.84 2.10
Mike Matheson MON $6,000 13.57 2.26

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
MacKenzie Weegar CGY $4,300 12.15 2.82
Corey Schueneman MON $2,500 6.71 2.69
Tyler Myers VAN $3,400 9.12 2.68
Marc Staal FLA $2,600 6.89 2.65

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Antti Raanta CAR $8,300 18.62 2.24
Joseph Woll TOR $6,500 15.81 2.43
Alexandar Georgiev COL $8,200 14.60 1.78
Alex Lyon FLA $8,100 13.63 1.68

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Joseph Woll TOR $6,500 15.81 2.43
Antti Raanta CAR $8,300 18.62 2.24
Alexandar Georgiev COL $8,200 14.60 1.78
Stuart Skinner EDM $7,900 13.50 1.71

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.