NHL Draftkings Picks for Apr 29, 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 $10,100 22.54 2.23
Auston Matthews TOR $9,100 20.25 2.23
Brayden Point TB $6,600 15.98 2.42
Jack Hughes NJ $7,500 15.26 2.03

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Anthony Cirelli TB $3,700 9.59 2.59
Ryan O’Reilly TOR $4,900 12.23 2.50
Filip Chytil NYR $3,800 9.48 2.49
Brayden Point TB $6,600 15.98 2.42

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Leon Draisaitl EDM $8,300 22.83 2.75
Adrian Kempe LA $6,400 17.18 2.68
Nikita Kucherov TB $7,100 15.52 2.19
Viktor Arvidsson LA $5,500 15.45 2.81

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Alex Killorn TB $4,200 12.22 2.91
Viktor Arvidsson LA $5,500 15.45 2.81
Leon Draisaitl EDM $8,300 22.83 2.75
Michael Eyssimont TB $2,500 6.84 2.73

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Evan Bouchard EDM $5,100 13.27 2.60
Victor Hedman TB $5,000 12.96 2.59
Darnell Nurse EDM $4,900 12.93 2.64
Adam Fox NYR $5,700 12.35 2.17

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Darnell Nurse EDM $4,900 12.93 2.64
Evan Bouchard EDM $5,100 13.27 2.60
Victor Hedman TB $5,000 12.96 2.59
Morgan Rielly TOR $4,700 11.88 2.53

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Stuart Skinner EDM $8,300 16.77 2.02
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,000 15.95 1.99
Akira Schmid NJ $7,400 13.03 1.76
Andrei Vasilevskiy TB $7,800 12.73 1.63

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Stuart Skinner EDM $8,300 16.77 2.02
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,000 15.95 1.99
Akira Schmid NJ $7,400 13.03 1.76
Joonas Korpisalo LA $7,100 12.21 1.72

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.