NHL Draftkings Picks for Apr 9, 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
Nathan MacKinnon COL $10,000 25.54 2.55
Morgan Frost PHI $4,300 9.18 2.13
Charlie Coyle BOS $4,200 9.15 2.18
Pavel Zacha BOS $4,100 8.25 2.01

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nathan MacKinnon COL $10,000 25.54 2.55
Charlie Coyle BOS $4,200 9.15 2.18
Derek Grant ANH $3,200 6.88 2.15
Morgan Frost PHI $4,300 9.18 2.13

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
David Pastrnak BOS $9,800 22.72 2.32
Mikko Rantanen COL $8,200 20.03 2.44
Valeri Nichushkin COL $6,600 15.20 2.30
Owen Tippett PHI $5,900 12.74 2.16

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Denis Malgin COL $3,000 8.04 2.68
Max Jones ANH $2,600 6.62 2.55
Mikko Rantanen COL $8,200 20.03 2.44
Tyler Bertuzzi BOS $4,000 9.38 2.35

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Devon Toews COL $5,100 11.42 2.24
Hampus Lindholm BOS $5,000 10.10 2.02
Samuel Girard COL $4,100 9.27 2.26
Cam Fowler ANH $3,800 9.03 2.38

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jack Johnson COL $2,600 6.55 2.52
Cam Fowler ANH $3,800 9.03 2.38
Samuel Girard COL $4,100 9.27 2.26
Devon Toews COL $5,100 11.42 2.24

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jeremy Swayman BOS $8,300 19.74 2.38
Pavel Francouz COL $6,500 16.10 2.48
Lukas Dostal ANH $7,100 5.47 0.77
Felix Sandstrom PHI $6,800 4.76 0.70

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Pavel Francouz COL $6,500 16.10 2.48
Jeremy Swayman BOS $8,300 19.74 2.38
Lukas Dostal ANH $7,100 5.47 0.77
Felix Sandstrom PHI $6,800 4.76 0.70

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.