NHL 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.


Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Roope Hintz DAL $7,400 19.67 2.66
Mikael Backlund CGY $5,800 14.79 2.55
Brayden Schenn STL $5,600 14.25 2.55
Elias Lindholm CGY $6,200 13.81 2.23

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Roope Hintz DAL $7,400 19.67 2.66
Jacob Peterson SJ $4,000 10.37 2.59
Mikael Backlund CGY $5,800 14.79 2.55
Brayden Schenn STL $5,600 14.25 2.55

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jason Robertson DAL $9,800 25.38 2.59
Joe Pavelski DAL $7,300 19.82 2.72
Tyler Toffoli CGY $7,400 17.69 2.39
Jamie Benn DAL $6,800 17.12 2.52

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Joe Pavelski DAL $7,300 19.82 2.72
Jason Robertson DAL $9,800 25.38 2.59
Hudson Fasching NYI $3,600 9.20 2.56
Jamie Benn DAL $6,800 17.12 2.52

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Miro Heiskanen DAL $7,100 20.30 2.86
Erik Karlsson SJ $8,200 16.96 2.07
Mike Matheson MON $7,000 16.75 2.39
Justin Faulk STL $6,600 14.94 2.26

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Miro Heiskanen DAL $7,100 20.30 2.86
Thomas Harley DAL $3,500 9.44 2.70
MacKenzie Weegar CGY $4,900 12.52 2.56
Mike Matheson MON $7,000 16.75 2.39

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ilya Sorokin NYI $8,500 24.22 2.85
Scott Wedgewood DAL $8,200 23.90 2.91
Joel Hofer STL $8,000 18.48 2.31
Sam Montembeault MON $7,600 14.11 1.86

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Scott Wedgewood DAL $8,200 23.90 2.91
Ilya Sorokin NYI $8,500 24.22 2.85
Joel Hofer STL $8,000 18.48 2.31
Sam Montembeault MON $7,600 14.11 1.86

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.