NBA Draftkings Picks for Apr 22, 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
Russell Westbrook LAC $9,000 45.34 5.04
Jrue Holiday MIL $8,400 43.11 5.13
James Harden PHI $8,600 42.47 4.94
Ja Morant MEM $9,400 39.12 4.16

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
D’Angelo Russell LAL $5,700 31.61 5.54
Austin Reaves LAL $5,400 28.46 5.27
Tyrese Maxey PHI $6,400 33.55 5.24
Jrue Holiday MIL $8,400 43.11 5.13

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Devin Booker PHX $9,500 46.36 4.88
Mikal Bridges BKN $7,700 39.28 5.10
Tyrese Maxey PHI $6,400 33.55 5.24
Desmond Bane MEM $8,100 32.46 4.01

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
D’Angelo Russell LAL $5,700 31.61 5.54
Austin Reaves LAL $5,400 28.46 5.27
Tyrese Maxey PHI $6,400 33.55 5.24
Mikal Bridges BKN $7,700 39.28 5.10

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James LAL $9,800 55.79 5.69
Kevin Durant PHX $10,000 46.10 4.61
Jimmy Butler MIA $9,200 43.50 4.73
Khris Middleton MIL $7,600 32.87 4.33

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James LAL $9,800 55.79 5.69
Cameron Johnson BKN $6,000 29.96 4.99
Norman Powell LAC $6,500 31.30 4.81
Jimmy Butler MIA $9,200 43.50 4.73

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kevin Durant PHX $10,000 46.10 4.61
Jimmy Butler MIA $9,200 43.50 4.73
Jaren Jackson Jr. MEM $8,900 41.19 4.63
Bobby Portis MIL $6,600 34.37 5.21

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bobby Portis MIL $6,600 34.37 5.21
Torrey Craig PHX $4,700 23.59 5.02
Cameron Johnson BKN $6,000 29.96 4.99
Rui Hachimura LAL $4,900 23.84 4.86

Canter

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Anthony Davis LAL $9,700 49.25 5.08
Jaren Jackson Jr. MEM $8,900 41.19 4.63
Bam Adebayo MIA $7,200 34.41 4.78
Bobby Portis MIL $6,600 34.37 5.21

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Paul Reed PHI $3,300 24.49 7.42
Bobby Portis MIL $6,600 34.37 5.21
Nic Claxton BKN $5,500 28.64 5.21
Anthony Davis LAL $9,700 49.25 5.08

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.