NHL Draftkings Picks for Apr 20, 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 $9,900 25.86 2.61
Auston Matthews TOR $9,000 22.53 2.50
Jack Hughes NJ $7,900 18.10 2.29
Brayden Point TB $7,200 14.74 2.05

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Erik Haula NJ $3,500 9.35 2.67
Nathan MacKinnon COL $9,900 25.86 2.61
William Karlsson VGK $3,600 9.34 2.59
Nicolas Roy VGK $3,000 7.56 2.52

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mikko Rantanen COL $8,400 19.64 2.34
Mark Stone VGK $5,300 15.96 3.01
John Tavares TOR $6,800 15.48 2.28
Mitchell Marner TOR $6,400 14.97 2.34

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nathan Bastian NJ $2,500 7.64 3.06
Mark Stone VGK $5,300 15.96 3.01
Morgan Geekie SEA $2,500 7.51 3.00
Michael Amadio VGK $2,600 7.15 2.75

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cale Makar COL $7,500 15.79 2.11
Alex Pietrangelo VGK $6,200 13.34 2.15
Devon Toews COL $4,900 12.62 2.58
Mikhail Sergachev TB $5,100 12.39 2.43

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Zach Whitecloud VGK $2,500 6.66 2.66
Devon Toews COL $4,900 12.62 2.58
Jamie Oleksiak SEA $2,600 6.61 2.54
Damon Severson NJ $2,900 7.32 2.53

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Laurent Brossoit VGK $8,100 15.79 1.95
Alexandar Georgiev COL $8,300 15.61 1.88
Igor Shesterkin NYR $7,600 15.50 2.04
Vitek Vanecek NJ $7,700 15.06 1.96

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Igor Shesterkin NYR $7,600 15.50 2.04
Vitek Vanecek NJ $7,700 15.06 1.96
Laurent Brossoit VGK $8,100 15.79 1.95
Alexandar Georgiev COL $8,300 15.61 1.88

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.