NHL Draftkings Picks for Apr 13, 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 $10,100 25.87 2.56
Connor McDavid EDM $10,200 23.45 2.30
Auston Matthews TOR $9,200 20.51 2.23
Leon Draisaitl EDM $8,600 18.84 2.19

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nathan Bastian NJ $2,900 8.60 2.96
Erik Haula NJ $3,400 9.98 2.94
Wyatt Johnston DAL $3,700 9.89 2.67
Jesperi Kotkaniemi CAR $3,100 8.26 2.67

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
David Pastrnak BOS $10,000 26.11 2.61
Matthew Tkachuk FLA $8,800 22.75 2.58
Mikko Rantanen COL $8,600 20.35 2.37
Jason Robertson DAL $8,500 20.04 2.36

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sammy Blais STL $2,500 7.45 2.98
Tomas Tatar NJ $3,100 8.80 2.84
Alex Killorn TB $4,200 11.83 2.82
Alexey Toropchenko STL $2,500 7.03 2.81

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Montour FLA $6,800 16.70 2.46
Mike Matheson MON $5,900 15.87 2.69
Alex Pietrangelo VGK $6,700 15.00 2.24
Miro Heiskanen DAL $6,500 14.40 2.22

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brock Faber MIN $2,500 7.87 3.15
Jake Livingstone NSH $2,500 7.46 2.98
Mattias Ekholm EDM $3,600 9.96 2.77
Thomas Harley DAL $2,500 6.74 2.70

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jeremy Swayman BOS $8,300 18.73 2.26
Filip Gustavsson MIN $7,800 17.97 2.30
Stuart Skinner EDM $8,400 17.39 2.07
Alexandar Georgiev COL $7,800 16.95 2.17

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Filip Gustavsson MIN $7,800 17.97 2.30
Alex Lyon FLA $7,200 16.48 2.29
Jeremy Swayman BOS $8,300 18.73 2.26
Juuse Saros NSH $7,300 16.40 2.25

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.