NBA Draftkings Picks for Apr 21, 2023

Daily Player Picks

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Player expected costs and values are calculated every thirty minutes throughout the day.


Point Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Donovan Mitchell CLE $9,300 52.67 5.66
Trae Young ATL $8,400 43.20 5.14
Jamal Murray DEN $8,000 39.95 4.99
Jalen Brunson NYK $7,600 38.05 5.01

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Donovan Mitchell CLE $9,300 52.67 5.66
Derrick White BOS $6,100 34.43 5.64
Malcolm Brogdon BOS $5,200 28.37 5.46
Bruce Brown DEN $4,800 25.29 5.27

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Donovan Mitchell CLE $9,300 52.67 5.66
Anthony Edwards MIN $8,500 43.98 5.17
Jaylen Brown BOS $8,300 42.61 5.13
Dejounte Murray ATL $8,100 36.15 4.46

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Caris LeVert CLE $4,700 29.81 6.34
Donovan Mitchell CLE $9,300 52.67 5.66
Derrick White BOS $6,100 34.43 5.64
Anthony Edwards MIN $8,500 43.98 5.17

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jayson Tatum BOS $9,900 53.75 5.43
Anthony Edwards MIN $8,500 43.98 5.17
Jaylen Brown BOS $8,300 42.61 5.13
Michael Porter Jr. DEN $6,200 31.95 5.15

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jayson Tatum BOS $9,900 53.75 5.43
Bruce Brown DEN $4,800 25.29 5.27
Anthony Edwards MIN $8,500 43.98 5.17
Michael Porter Jr. DEN $6,200 31.95 5.15

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jayson Tatum BOS $9,900 53.75 5.43
Karl-Anthony Towns MIN $7,500 40.29 5.37
Julius Randle NYK $8,200 39.57 4.83
Evan Mobley CLE $7,100 33.61 4.73

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jayson Tatum BOS $9,900 53.75 5.43
Aaron Gordon DEN $5,900 31.77 5.38
Karl-Anthony Towns MIN $7,500 40.29 5.37
John Collins ATL $4,400 22.34 5.08

Canter

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $10,700 54.49 5.09
Karl-Anthony Towns MIN $7,500 40.29 5.37
Julius Randle NYK $8,200 39.57 4.83
Rudy Gobert MIN $6,600 34.01 5.15

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Karl-Anthony Towns MIN $7,500 40.29 5.37
Onyeka Okongwu ATL $4,100 21.78 5.31
Mitchell Robinson NYK $5,000 26.32 5.26
Rudy Gobert MIN $6,600 34.01 5.15

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.