NHL FanDuel 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 $9,700 21.33 2.20
Patrik Laine CBJ $6,300 20.44 3.24
Jack Eichel VGK $7,900 19.50 2.47
Tage Thompson BUF $8,800 15.49 1.76

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Patrik Laine CBJ $6,300 20.44 3.24
Morgan Frost PHI $4,200 13.39 3.19
Tommy Novak NSH $4,800 14.28 2.97
William Karlsson VGK $4,300 12.68 2.95

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jonathan Marchessault VGK $6,600 18.99 2.88
Mark Stone VGK $6,400 17.90 2.80
Jason Robertson DAL $9,500 17.80 1.87
Matthew Tkachuk FLA $9,300 17.69 1.90

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Pavel Dorofeyev VGK $3,000 11.49 3.83
Owen Tippett PHI $4,300 16.20 3.77
Craig Smith DAL $3,000 9.87 3.29
Marcus Johansson MIN $4,400 13.39 3.04

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Justin Faulk STL $4,200 15.12 3.60
Adam Fox NYR $6,600 14.51 2.20
Roman Josi NSH $7,300 14.47 1.98
Shea Theodore VGK $5,500 12.93 2.35

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Justin Faulk STL $4,200 15.12 3.60
Luke Hughes NJ $3,800 10.74 2.83
Tyson Barrie NSH $4,000 11.24 2.81
Jeff Petry DET $4,400 11.27 2.56

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,000 20.27 2.53
Filip Gustavsson MIN $7,700 19.97 2.59
Sergei Bobrovsky FLA $7,800 17.83 2.29
Devon Levi BUF $7,400 17.65 2.39

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Filip Gustavsson MIN $7,700 19.97 2.59
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,000 20.27 2.53
Devon Levi BUF $7,400 17.65 2.39
Sergei Bobrovsky FLA $7,800 17.83 2.29

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.