NHL 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.


Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nathan MacKinnon COL $9,800 25.93 2.65
Auston Matthews TOR $9,100 21.57 2.37
Brayden Point TB $7,200 16.41 2.28
John Tavares TOR $6,700 15.95 2.38

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Adam Lowry WPG $3,300 9.64 2.92
Erik Haula NJ $3,500 9.38 2.68
Nathan MacKinnon COL $9,800 25.93 2.65
William Karlsson VGK $3,700 9.34 2.52

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mikko Rantanen COL $7,200 17.60 2.44
Mitchell Marner TOR $6,700 16.56 2.47
William Nylander TOR $6,500 14.38 2.21
Nikita Kucherov TB $7,400 14.13 1.91

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tyler Motte NYR $2,700 7.98 2.95
Nathan Bastian NJ $2,500 6.93 2.77
Michael Amadio VGK $2,600 7.08 2.72
Kaapo Kakko NYR $2,800 7.38 2.64

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Josh Morrissey WPG $5,600 15.29 2.73
Cale Makar COL $7,200 14.82 2.06
Mikhail Sergachev TB $5,500 13.01 2.37
Adam Fox NYR $5,800 12.67 2.18

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Josh Morrissey WPG $5,600 15.29 2.73
Josh Manson COL $3,400 9.28 2.73
Jamie Oleksiak SEA $2,700 7.33 2.71
Carson Soucy SEA $2,500 6.63 2.65

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Connor Hellebuyck WPG $7,900 17.04 2.16
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,300 16.27 1.96
Ilya Samsonov TOR $7,400 15.57 2.10
Alexandar Georgiev COL $7,800 15.16 1.94

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Connor Hellebuyck WPG $7,900 17.04 2.16
Ilya Samsonov TOR $7,400 15.57 2.10
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,300 16.27 1.96
Alexandar Georgiev COL $7,800 15.16 1.94

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.