NBA FanDuel 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
Trae Young ATL $9,100 40.38 4.44
Jamal Murray DEN $9,000 38.65 4.29
Jalen Brunson NY $8,500 36.85 4.34
Darius Garland CLE $7,800 35.44 4.54

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mike Conley MIN $6,000 27.44 4.57
Darius Garland CLE $7,800 35.44 4.54
Trae Young ATL $9,100 40.38 4.44
Jalen Brunson NY $8,500 36.85 4.34

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Donovan Mitchell CLE $10,200 50.84 4.98
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope DEN $4,800 20.28 4.23
Christian Braun DEN $3,700 11.82 3.20
Danny Green CLE $3,800 8.92 2.35

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Donovan Mitchell CLE $10,200 50.84 4.98
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope DEN $4,800 20.28 4.23
Christian Braun DEN $3,700 11.82 3.20
Danny Green CLE $3,800 8.92 2.35

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Saddiq Bey ATL $4,600 18.52 4.03
Jalen Johnson ATL $3,800 10.29 2.71
Sam Hauser BOS $3,700 10.12 2.74
AJ Griffin ATL $3,700 4.75 1.28

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Saddiq Bey ATL $4,600 18.52 4.03
Sam Hauser BOS $3,700 10.12 2.74
Jalen Johnson ATL $3,800 10.29 2.71
AJ Griffin ATL $3,700 4.75 1.28

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Julius Randle NY $8,000 36.68 4.59
Aaron Gordon DEN $6,300 31.24 4.96
Obi Toppin NY $3,900 13.06 3.35
Grant Williams BOS $3,700 5.04 1.36

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Aaron Gordon DEN $6,300 31.24 4.96
Julius Randle NY $8,000 36.68 4.59
Obi Toppin NY $3,900 13.06 3.35
Blake Griffin BOS $3,500 4.95 1.41

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $11,500 51.28 4.46
Rudy Gobert MIN $7,400 33.96 4.59
Mitchell Robinson NY $5,500 28.61 5.20
Clint Capela ATL $5,600 27.13 4.84

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mitchell Robinson NY $5,500 28.61 5.20
Clint Capela ATL $5,600 27.13 4.84
Rudy Gobert MIN $7,400 33.96 4.59
Nikola Jokic DEN $11,500 51.28 4.46

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.