NHL Draftkings Picks for Oct 12, 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
Jack Hughes NJ $9,000 17.28 1.92
Patrik Laine CLS $6,600 15.78 2.39
Jack Eichel VGK $7,900 15.75 1.99
Tage Thompson BUF $8,500 12.73 1.50

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Anton Lundell FLA $2,900 7.61 2.62
Sean Couturier PHI $4,800 12.43 2.59
Colton Sissons NSH $2,700 6.54 2.42
Casey Mittelstadt BUF $3,600 8.72 2.42

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jonathan Marchessault VGK $6,500 15.84 2.44
Matt Boldy MIN $6,400 14.67 2.29
Mark Stone VGK $6,200 14.24 2.30
Owen Tippett PHI $6,000 14.17 2.36

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tyler Toffoli NJ $3,600 13.84 3.85
Alexander Barabanov SJ $2,500 8.18 3.27
Craig Smith DAL $2,600 8.49 3.26
Sammy Blais STL $2,500 8.05 3.22

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Roman Josi NSH $7,800 13.29 1.70
Zach Werenski CLS $6,500 13.08 2.01
Justin Faulk STL $4,800 12.19 2.54
Alex Pietrangelo VGK $6,400 12.02 1.88

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Erik Gustafsson NYR $2,500 6.94 2.77
Nick Seeler PHI $2,900 7.58 2.61
Justin Faulk STL $4,800 12.19 2.54
Jamie Oleksiak SEA $2,900 7.34 2.53

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Filip Gustavsson MIN $7,900 16.64 2.11
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,000 15.82 1.98
Sergei Bobrovsky FLA $7,600 14.30 1.88
Logan Thompson VGK $8,200 13.87 1.69

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Filip Gustavsson MIN $7,900 16.64 2.11
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,000 15.82 1.98
Sergei Bobrovsky FLA $7,600 14.30 1.88
Juuse Saros NSH $7,700 13.59 1.76

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.