NHL FanDuel Picks for Oct 20, 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 21.13 2.18
Patrik Laine CBJ $6,700 17.41 2.60
Elias Lindholm CGY $6,500 14.63 2.25
Brock Nelson NYI $6,700 13.67 2.04

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Patrik Laine CBJ $6,700 17.41 2.60
Mikael Backlund CGY $5,200 13.26 2.55
Jack Roslovic CBJ $3,100 7.64 2.46
Elias Lindholm CGY $6,500 14.63 2.25

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tyler Toffoli NJ $6,600 16.12 2.44
Johnny Gaudreau CBJ $6,400 14.78 2.31
Jesper Bratt NJ $6,200 13.66 2.20
Kyle Palmieri NYI $6,000 12.73 2.12

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Matt Coronato CGY $3,500 10.04 2.87
Blake Coleman CGY $3,600 9.50 2.64
Andrew Mangiapane CGY $4,600 11.95 2.60
Tyler Toffoli NJ $6,600 16.12 2.44

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Noah Hanifin CGY $6,800 13.15 1.93
Dougie Hamilton NJ $7,300 12.72 1.74
Rasmus Andersson CGY $6,300 12.50 1.98
Noah Dobson NYI $5,300 11.24 2.12

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ryan Pulock NYI $4,100 10.02 2.44
MacKenzie Weegar CGY $4,600 10.45 2.27
Adam Pelech NYI $4,200 8.95 2.13
Noah Dobson NYI $5,300 11.24 2.12

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ilya Sorokin NYI $8,600 19.02 2.21
Akira Schmid NJ $7,700 18.49 2.40
Jacob Markstrom CGY $6,800 13.01 1.91
Spencer Martin CBJ $8,000 3.06 0.38

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Akira Schmid NJ $7,700 18.49 2.40
Ilya Sorokin NYI $8,600 19.02 2.21
Jacob Markstrom CGY $6,800 13.01 1.91
Spencer Martin CBJ $8,000 3.06 0.38

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.