NHL Draftkings Picks for Oct 19, 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
Nathan MacKinnon COL $9,500 25.17 2.65
Auston Matthews TOR $9,300 23.95 2.58
Connor McDavid EDM $9,800 22.58 2.30
Jack Eichel VGK $7,500 17.53 2.34

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Casey Mittelstadt BUF $3,100 8.82 2.85
Adam Lowry WPG $3,200 8.80 2.75
William Karlsson VGK $3,700 9.97 2.69
Nathan MacKinnon COL $9,500 25.17 2.65

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
David Pastrnak BOS $9,400 24.20 2.57
Leon Draisaitl EDM $8,800 23.45 2.66
Mikko Rantanen COL $7,900 21.10 2.67
William Nylander TOR $7,300 18.31 2.51

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Craig Smith DAL $2,700 7.66 2.84
Tyson Foerster PHI $3,200 8.77 2.74
Noah Gregor TOR $2,500 6.75 2.70
Mikko Rantanen COL $7,900 21.10 2.67

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cale Makar COL $7,700 17.11 2.22
Evan Bouchard EDM $6,200 15.86 2.56
Brent Burns CAR $7,200 14.12 1.96
Mikhail Sergachev TB $5,600 13.92 2.49

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikita Zadorov CGY $2,800 8.00 2.86
Brandon Carlo BOS $2,800 7.61 2.72
Darren Raddysh TB $3,000 8.13 2.71
Kevin Shattenkirk BOS $3,200 8.49 2.65

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Marc-Andre Fleury MIN $7,600 17.65 2.32
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,200 16.56 2.02
Alexandar Georgiev COL $8,500 15.81 1.86
Linus Ullmark BOS $8,400 15.19 1.81

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Marc-Andre Fleury MIN $7,600 17.65 2.32
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,200 16.56 2.02
Logan Thompson VGK $7,700 14.73 1.91
Alexandar Georgiev COL $8,500 15.81 1.86

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.