NHL Draftkings Picks for Apr 27, 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
Auston Matthews TOR $9,300 23.45 2.52
Jack Hughes NJ $7,400 17.00 2.30
John Tavares TOR $6,700 15.98 2.38
Jack Eichel VGK $7,000 15.57 2.22

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
William Karlsson VGK $3,500 9.38 2.68
Auston Matthews TOR $9,300 23.45 2.52
Nicolas Roy VGK $2,700 6.76 2.50
Ryan O’Reilly TOR $5,000 12.36 2.47

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
William Nylander TOR $6,500 16.12 2.48
Mitchell Marner TOR $6,900 15.48 2.24
Nikita Kucherov TB $7,300 13.17 1.80
Timo Meier NJ $6,300 12.69 2.01

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Noel Acciari TOR $2,600 7.23 2.78
Erik Haula NJ $3,400 9.38 2.76
Nathan Bastian NJ $2,500 6.69 2.68
Zach Aston-Reese TOR $2,500 6.45 2.58

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Alex Pietrangelo VGK $5,900 13.62 2.31
Mikhail Sergachev TB $5,700 12.99 2.28
Shea Theodore VGK $5,100 11.60 2.27
Adam Fox NYR $6,200 11.37 1.83

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
T.J. Brodie TOR $3,300 8.67 2.63
Damon Severson NJ $2,900 7.35 2.53
Zach Whitecloud VGK $2,700 6.80 2.52
Dylan DeMelo WPG $3,300 7.75 2.35

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Akira Schmid NJ $7,800 17.58 2.25
Laurent Brossoit VGK $8,500 16.56 1.95
Igor Shesterkin NYR $7,600 15.22 2.00
Ilya Samsonov TOR $8,200 14.38 1.75

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Akira Schmid NJ $7,800 17.58 2.25
Igor Shesterkin NYR $7,600 15.22 2.00
Laurent Brossoit VGK $8,500 16.56 1.95
Connor Hellebuyck WPG $7,000 12.79 1.83

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.