NHL FanDuel 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 $9,800 27.46 2.80
Jack Hughes NJ $8,500 20.11 2.37
John Tavares TOR $7,600 18.93 2.49
Jack Eichel VGK $7,400 18.86 2.55

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ryan O’Reilly TOR $5,200 15.33 2.95
Auston Matthews TOR $9,800 27.46 2.80
Erik Haula NJ $4,400 12.02 2.73
William Karlsson VGK $4,600 12.12 2.63

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mitchell Marner TOR $7,800 19.86 2.55
William Nylander TOR $8,000 19.15 2.39
Nikita Kucherov TB $8,400 17.11 2.04
Timo Meier NJ $6,000 14.65 2.44

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikolaj Ehlers WPG $4,400 13.22 3.00
Reilly Smith VGK $4,700 13.50 2.87
Alex Killorn TB $5,000 14.29 2.86
Brandon Hagel TB $5,100 14.01 2.75

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Alex Pietrangelo VGK $6,400 16.68 2.61
Mikhail Sergachev TB $6,000 16.04 2.67
Adam Fox NYR $6,100 14.15 2.32
Shea Theodore VGK $5,200 13.65 2.62

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mikhail Sergachev TB $6,000 16.04 2.67
Shea Theodore VGK $5,200 13.65 2.62
Alex Pietrangelo VGK $6,400 16.68 2.61
Neal Pionk WPG $5,000 12.19 2.44

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Akira Schmid NJ $7,800 22.97 2.95
Laurent Brossoit VGK $8,300 22.09 2.66
Igor Shesterkin NYR $7,600 20.10 2.64
Ilya Samsonov TOR $8,200 18.37 2.24

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Akira Schmid NJ $7,800 22.97 2.95
Laurent Brossoit VGK $8,300 22.09 2.66
Igor Shesterkin NYR $7,600 20.10 2.64
Connor Hellebuyck WPG $7,300 16.87 2.31

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.