NHL 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.


Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Connor McDavid EDM $10,300 22.40 2.17
Leon Draisaitl EDM $8,200 21.27 2.59
Aleksander Barkov FLA $6,700 14.86 2.22
Anze Kopitar LA $5,700 12.98 2.28

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jesperi Kotkaniemi CAR $3,300 9.07 2.75
Wyatt Johnston DAL $3,800 10.03 2.64
Frederick Gaudreau MIN $3,700 9.74 2.63
Leon Draisaitl EDM $8,200 21.27 2.59

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
David Pastrnak BOS $9,700 24.97 2.57
Matthew Tkachuk FLA $8,200 18.95 2.31
Jason Robertson DAL $8,000 18.29 2.29
Adrian Kempe LA $6,300 16.68 2.65

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Marcus Johansson MIN $3,700 10.38 2.81
Viktor Arvidsson LA $5,700 15.24 2.67
Adrian Kempe LA $6,300 16.68 2.65
Mattias Janmark EDM $2,800 7.33 2.62

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Montour FLA $6,300 14.45 2.29
Brent Burns CAR $6,000 13.55 2.26
Miro Heiskanen DAL $5,600 13.07 2.33
Darnell Nurse EDM $5,500 11.41 2.07

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brock Faber MIN $3,100 7.76 2.50
Ryan Suter DAL $3,200 7.97 2.49
Connor Clifton BOS $2,800 6.82 2.44
Evan Bouchard EDM $4,400 10.69 2.43

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Linus Ullmark BOS $8,500 22.10 2.60
Jake Oettinger DAL $8,000 18.56 2.32
Stuart Skinner EDM $8,300 18.09 2.18
Antti Raanta CAR $8,100 16.66 2.06

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Linus Ullmark BOS $8,500 22.10 2.60
Jake Oettinger DAL $8,000 18.56 2.32
Stuart Skinner EDM $8,300 18.09 2.18
Antti Raanta CAR $8,100 16.66 2.06

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.