NHL FanDuel Picks for May 7, 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 25.70 2.62
Roope Hintz DAL $8,000 19.71 2.46
Jack Hughes NJ $8,500 19.19 2.26
Aleksander Barkov FLA $7,600 18.19 2.39

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ryan O’Reilly TOR $5,200 14.75 2.84
Dawson Mercer NJ $4,100 11.55 2.82
Tyler Seguin DAL $5,800 15.77 2.72
Auston Matthews TOR $9,800 25.70 2.62

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Matthew Tkachuk FLA $9,500 21.29 2.24
Jason Robertson DAL $9,200 20.61 2.24
Joe Pavelski DAL $5,900 19.82 3.36
Mitchell Marner TOR $8,000 19.24 2.41

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Joe Pavelski DAL $5,900 19.82 3.36
Mason Marchment DAL $3,800 11.20 2.95
Seth Jarvis CAR $4,500 11.69 2.60
Sam Reinhart FLA $6,000 15.48 2.58

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Montour FLA $6,900 19.73 2.86
Miro Heiskanen DAL $6,300 16.00 2.54
Morgan Rielly TOR $6,000 14.97 2.50
Brent Burns CAR $6,700 14.71 2.20

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Montour FLA $6,900 19.73 2.86
Miro Heiskanen DAL $6,300 16.00 2.54
Morgan Rielly TOR $6,000 14.97 2.50
Gustav Forsling FLA $4,700 11.77 2.50

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jake Oettinger DAL $8,300 23.76 2.86
Ilya Samsonov TOR $7,900 21.43 2.71
Vitek Vanecek NJ $7,500 16.58 2.21
Frederik Andersen CAR $8,100 14.58 1.80

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jake Oettinger DAL $8,300 23.76 2.86
Ilya Samsonov TOR $7,900 21.43 2.71
Vitek Vanecek NJ $7,500 16.58 2.21
Frederik Andersen CAR $8,100 14.58 1.80

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.