NHL FanDuel Picks for Oct 26, 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 $10,500 26.86 2.56
Leon Draisaitl EDM $10,100 24.06 2.38
Auston Matthews TOR $10,300 22.97 2.23
Dylan Larkin DET $8,400 22.00 2.62

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Josh Norris OTT $5,300 15.48 2.92
Jack Roslovic CBJ $4,000 11.57 2.89
Brayden Schenn STL $4,200 11.62 2.77
Matthew Poitras BOS $4,500 12.21 2.71

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
David Pastrnak BOS $9,900 25.39 2.56
Mikko Rantanen COL $10,400 24.80 2.38
Nikita Kucherov TB $9,700 22.71 2.34
Alex DeBrincat DET $9,400 21.16 2.25

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jujhar Khaira MIN $3,000 8.65 2.88
Owen Tippett PHI $5,100 14.53 2.85
Cam Atkinson PHI $4,800 13.41 2.79
Alex Barre-Boulet TB $3,500 9.61 2.75

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cale Makar COL $8,200 22.15 2.70
Evan Bouchard EDM $7,700 17.45 2.27
Mike Matheson MON $6,000 17.09 2.85
Noah Dobson NYI $5,600 15.66 2.80

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Zach Werenski CBJ $4,800 15.31 3.19
Justin Faulk STL $4,400 13.81 3.14
Mike Matheson MON $6,000 17.09 2.85
Noah Dobson NYI $5,600 15.66 2.80

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Linus Ullmark BOS $8,800 20.00 2.27
Filip Gustavsson MIN $7,800 18.67 2.39
Ilya Sorokin NYI $7,600 18.55 2.44
Joseph Woll TOR $7,900 17.92 2.27

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Carter Hart PHI $6,900 17.52 2.54
Ilya Sorokin NYI $7,600 18.55 2.44
Filip Gustavsson MIN $7,800 18.67 2.39
Sam Montembeault MON $7,000 15.97 2.28

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.