NHL Draftkings Picks for Apr 23, 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
Connor McDavid EDM $10,200 22.29 2.19
Leon Draisaitl EDM $8,400 19.81 2.36
Aleksander Barkov FLA $6,500 14.09 2.17
Roope Hintz DAL $6,800 13.40 1.97

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Frederick Gaudreau MIN $3,700 9.97 2.70
Nick Foligno BOS $2,500 6.63 2.65
Wyatt Johnston DAL $3,900 9.95 2.55
Charlie Coyle BOS $4,000 9.95 2.49

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
David Pastrnak BOS $9,600 23.70 2.47
Adrian Kempe LA $6,500 18.05 2.78
Matthew Tkachuk FLA $8,100 17.93 2.21
Kirill Kaprizov MIN $7,600 16.37 2.15

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Marcus Johansson MIN $3,900 11.30 2.90
Adrian Kempe LA $6,500 18.05 2.78
Matt Boldy MIN $5,600 15.26 2.73
Kyle Palmieri NYI $4,400 11.83 2.69

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Montour FLA $5,700 15.19 2.66
Darnell Nurse EDM $5,400 13.57 2.51
Miro Heiskanen DAL $5,500 13.02 2.37
Brent Burns CAR $5,900 12.47 2.11

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Scott Mayfield NYI $3,600 9.75 2.71
Brandon Montour FLA $5,700 15.19 2.66
John Klingberg MIN $3,700 9.78 2.64
Evan Bouchard EDM $4,900 12.41 2.53

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ilya Sorokin NYI $7,900 20.65 2.61
Linus Ullmark BOS $8,200 20.05 2.45
Filip Gustavsson MIN $7,800 18.50 2.37
Stuart Skinner EDM $8,100 17.36 2.14

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ilya Sorokin NYI $7,900 20.65 2.61
Linus Ullmark BOS $8,200 20.05 2.45
Filip Gustavsson MIN $7,800 18.50 2.37
Stuart Skinner EDM $8,100 17.36 2.14

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.