NBA Draftkings Picks for Apr 19, 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
Jrue Holiday MIL $8,200 41.47 5.06
Jamal Murray DEN $7,600 40.81 5.37
D’Angelo Russell LAL $5,800 33.58 5.79
Tyus Jones MEM $6,700 31.40 4.69

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
D’Angelo Russell LAL $5,800 33.58 5.79
Jamal Murray DEN $7,600 40.81 5.37
Austin Reaves LAL $5,600 29.96 5.35
Mike Conley MIN $5,400 27.99 5.18

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Desmond Bane MEM $8,400 38.40 4.57
Anthony Edwards MIN $7,800 37.02 4.75
D’Angelo Russell LAL $5,800 33.58 5.79
Austin Reaves LAL $5,600 29.96 5.35

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
D’Angelo Russell LAL $5,800 33.58 5.79
Austin Reaves LAL $5,600 29.96 5.35
Anthony Edwards MIN $7,800 37.02 4.75
Desmond Bane MEM $8,400 38.40 4.57

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James LAL $9,900 51.91 5.24
Jimmy Butler MIA $8,900 47.18 5.30
Khris Middleton MIL $7,700 38.23 4.97
Anthony Edwards MIN $7,800 37.02 4.75

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jimmy Butler MIA $8,900 47.18 5.30
Taurean Prince MIN $4,000 21.08 5.27
LeBron James LAL $9,900 51.91 5.24
Bruce Brown DEN $5,200 26.68 5.13

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jimmy Butler MIA $8,900 47.18 5.30
Jaren Jackson Jr. MEM $9,300 45.04 4.84
Karl-Anthony Towns MIN $7,500 39.30 5.24
Bobby Portis MIL $5,700 32.34 5.67

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bobby Portis MIL $5,700 32.34 5.67
Kevin Love MIA $4,100 22.75 5.55
Jimmy Butler MIA $8,900 47.18 5.30
Taurean Prince MIN $4,000 21.08 5.27

Canter

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $10,900 55.78 5.12
Anthony Davis LAL $10,100 53.65 5.31
Jaren Jackson Jr. MEM $9,300 45.04 4.84
Karl-Anthony Towns MIN $7,500 39.30 5.24

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bobby Portis MIL $5,700 32.34 5.67
Kevin Love MIA $4,100 22.75 5.55
Anthony Davis LAL $10,100 53.65 5.31
Karl-Anthony Towns MIN $7,500 39.30 5.24

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.