NBA FanDuel Picks for Apr 15, 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
Stephen Curry GS $10,200 43.36 4.25
Trae Young ATL $9,500 42.71 4.50
De’Aaron Fox SAC $9,000 42.28 4.70
Jalen Brunson NY $8,700 39.63 4.56

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Marcus Smart BOS $5,800 28.18 4.86
Spencer Dinwiddie BKN $7,600 36.49 4.80
Darius Garland CLE $7,500 35.79 4.77
De’Aaron Fox SAC $9,000 42.28 4.70

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Donovan Mitchell CLE $9,900 45.77 4.62
Klay Thompson GS $7,300 32.70 4.48
Malik Monk SAC $5,200 20.50 3.94
Gary Payton GS $3,900 15.07 3.86

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Donovan Mitchell CLE $9,900 45.77 4.62
Klay Thompson GS $7,300 32.70 4.48
Malik Monk SAC $5,200 20.50 3.94
Duane Washington NY $3,500 13.59 3.88

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Saddiq Bey ATL $5,600 20.60 3.68
Jonathan Kuminga GS $4,700 18.49 3.93
Jalen Johnson ATL $5,700 14.39 2.52
Andrew Wiggins GS $6,100 13.12 2.15

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jonathan Kuminga GS $4,700 18.49 3.93
Saddiq Bey ATL $5,600 20.60 3.68
Kessler Edwards SAC $3,600 9.31 2.59
Jalen Johnson ATL $5,700 14.39 2.52

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Julius Randle NY $8,500 36.06 4.24
Tobias Harris PHI $5,900 23.04 3.91
Trey Lyles SAC $4,600 13.23 2.88
Luke Kornet BOS $3,600 12.26 3.41

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Julius Randle NY $8,500 36.06 4.24
Tobias Harris PHI $5,900 23.04 3.91
Luke Kornet BOS $3,600 12.26 3.41
P.J. Tucker PHI $3,700 11.53 3.12

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Joel Embiid PHI $11,800 55.52 4.71
Nic Claxton BKN $8,000 34.58 4.32
Mitchell Robinson NY $7,400 29.73 4.02
Clint Capela ATL $6,300 27.10 4.30

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kevon Looney GS $5,400 25.85 4.79
Joel Embiid PHI $11,800 55.52 4.71
Onyeka Okongwu ATL $5,300 24.79 4.68
Nic Claxton BKN $8,000 34.58 4.32

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.