NBA FanDuel Picks for Oct 28, 2023

Daily Player Picks

Updated Throughout the Day

Player expected costs and values are calculated every thirty minutes throughout the day.


Point Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jalen Brunson NY $8,200 41.82 5.10
Tyus Jones WAS $6,400 31.35 4.90
Mike Conley MIN $5,200 26.31 5.06
Killian Hayes DET $5,000 25.50 5.10

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jalen Brunson NY $8,200 41.82 5.10
Killian Hayes DET $5,000 25.50 5.10
Mike Conley MIN $5,200 26.31 5.06
Tyus Jones WAS $6,400 31.35 4.90

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ausar Thompson DET $5,900 28.70 4.86
Gary Trent TOR $4,600 26.29 5.72
Jaden Ivey DET $4,400 21.21 4.82
Eric Gordon PHO $4,600 18.62 4.05

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Gary Trent TOR $4,600 26.29 5.72
Ausar Thompson DET $5,900 28.70 4.86
Jaden Ivey DET $4,400 21.21 4.82
Dru Smith MIA $3,700 15.16 4.10

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Ingram NO $8,300 44.63 5.38
DeMar DeRozan CHI $8,000 40.30 5.04
Ziaire Williams MEM $3,900 19.99 5.13
Corey Kispert WAS $4,500 19.06 4.24

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Ingram NO $8,300 44.63 5.38
Ziaire Williams MEM $3,900 19.99 5.13
DeMar DeRozan CHI $8,000 40.30 5.04
Corey Kispert WAS $4,500 19.06 4.24

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Pascal Siakam TOR $8,700 41.02 4.72
Zion Williamson NO $8,000 37.26 4.66
Julius Randle NY $8,800 36.27 4.12
Obi Toppin IND $5,000 22.80 4.56

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Pascal Siakam TOR $8,700 41.02 4.72
Zion Williamson NO $8,000 37.26 4.66
Obi Toppin IND $5,000 22.80 4.56
Julius Randle NY $8,800 36.27 4.12

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Joel Embiid PHI $11,100 49.31 4.44
Bam Adebayo MIA $8,100 41.26 5.09
Rudy Gobert MIN $7,900 34.84 4.41
Nikola Vucevic CHI $7,700 33.19 4.31

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bam Adebayo MIA $8,100 41.26 5.09
Naz Reid MIN $4,400 22.36 5.08
Mitchell Robinson NY $5,700 27.56 4.83
Jonas Valanciunas NO $6,900 30.72 4.45

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.