NHL FanDuel Picks for Apr 21, 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
Leon Draisaitl EDM $9,300 26.70 2.87
Connor McDavid EDM $9,600 26.05 2.71
Roope Hintz DAL $7,400 19.71 2.66
Aleksander Barkov FLA $7,200 18.94 2.63

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tyler Seguin DAL $4,200 14.54 3.46
Leon Draisaitl EDM $9,300 26.70 2.87
Wyatt Johnston DAL $4,300 12.32 2.86
Charlie Coyle BOS $3,900 11.02 2.83

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
David Pastrnak BOS $9,500 27.94 2.94
Jason Robertson DAL $8,900 24.10 2.71
Adrian Kempe LA $5,900 20.97 3.55
Matthew Tkachuk FLA $9,200 20.29 2.21

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Adrian Kempe LA $5,900 20.97 3.55
Viktor Arvidsson LA $5,200 17.89 3.44
Gustav Nyquist MIN $3,900 13.34 3.42
Marcus Johansson MIN $4,000 13.37 3.34

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Montour FLA $6,600 18.97 2.87
Miro Heiskanen DAL $6,700 18.02 2.69
Brent Burns CAR $6,300 15.35 2.44
Evan Bouchard EDM $4,500 14.42 3.21

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Evan Bouchard EDM $4,500 14.42 3.21
Brandon Montour FLA $6,600 18.97 2.87
John Klingberg MIN $3,900 10.80 2.77
Mattias Ekholm EDM $3,900 10.59 2.72

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ilya Sorokin NYI $8,000 27.54 3.44
Jake Oettinger DAL $7,900 25.53 3.23
Linus Ullmark BOS $8,300 24.73 2.98
Stuart Skinner EDM $7,800 24.41 3.13

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ilya Sorokin NYI $8,000 27.54 3.44
Jake Oettinger DAL $7,900 25.53 3.23
Stuart Skinner EDM $7,800 24.41 3.13
Linus Ullmark BOS $8,300 24.73 2.98

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.