NBA FanDuel Picks for Apr 12, 2023

Daily Player Picks

Updated Throughout the Day

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


Point Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Fred VanVleet TOR $8,800 37.68 4.28
Patrick Beverley CHI $5,000 19.79 3.96
Isaiah Joe OKC $4,600 16.02 3.48
Dyson Daniels NO $3,900 7.20 1.85

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Fred VanVleet TOR $8,800 37.68 4.28
Patrick Beverley CHI $5,000 19.79 3.96
Isaiah Joe OKC $4,600 16.02 3.48
Dyson Daniels NO $3,900 7.20 1.85

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Gary Trent TOR $5,900 19.66 3.33
Aaron Wiggins OKC $4,900 10.96 2.24
Lindy Waters OKC $3,800 7.96 2.10
Dalen Terry CHI $3,600 6.52 1.81

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Gary Trent TOR $5,900 19.66 3.33
Aaron Wiggins OKC $4,900 10.96 2.24
Lindy Waters OKC $3,800 7.96 2.10
Dalen Terry CHI $3,600 6.52 1.81

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Ingram NO $10,300 45.02 4.37
DeMar DeRozan CHI $9,200 38.33 4.17
Trey Murphy NO $6,500 31.68 4.87
Naji Marshall NO $4,900 10.58 2.16

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Trey Murphy NO $6,500 31.68 4.87
Brandon Ingram NO $10,300 45.02 4.37
DeMar DeRozan CHI $9,200 38.33 4.17
Naji Marshall NO $4,900 10.58 2.16

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Pascal Siakam TOR $9,900 44.91 4.54
Thaddeus Young TOR $3,800 4.54 1.19

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Pascal Siakam TOR $9,900 44.91 4.54
Thaddeus Young TOR $3,800 4.54 1.19

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jonas Valanciunas NO $7,500 35.41 4.72
Nikola Vucevic CHI $8,500 33.79 3.98
Jakob Poeltl TOR $6,700 28.45 4.25
Andre Drummond CHI $4,800 10.20 2.12

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jonas Valanciunas NO $7,500 35.41 4.72
Jakob Poeltl TOR $6,700 28.45 4.25
Nikola Vucevic CHI $8,500 33.79 3.98
Andre Drummond CHI $4,800 10.20 2.12

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.