NBA Draftkings Picks for Oct 29, 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
Damian Lillard MIL $9,600 55.25 5.75
Stephen Curry GSW $9,400 48.94 5.21
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander OKC $10,800 48.76 4.52
De’Aaron Fox SAC $8,700 48.38 5.56

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Fred VanVleet HOU $7,300 44.58 6.11
Tre Jones SAS $5,200 31.68 6.09
Russell Westbrook LAC $6,800 39.14 5.76
Damian Lillard MIL $9,600 55.25 5.75

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Stephen Curry GSW $9,400 48.94 5.21
Paul George LAC $8,800 45.31 5.15
Dejounte Murray ATL $7,100 38.91 5.48
Tyrese Maxey PHI $7,900 38.89 4.92

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Austin Reaves LAL $5,500 31.64 5.75
Dejounte Murray ATL $7,100 38.91 5.48
Malcolm Brogdon POR $5,000 27.28 5.46
Norman Powell LAC $4,900 26.50 5.41

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James LAL $8,900 51.81 5.82
Paul George LAC $8,800 45.31 5.15
Kawhi Leonard LAC $8,600 45.20 5.26
Keldon Johnson SAS $6,600 35.03 5.31

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James LAL $8,900 51.81 5.82
Austin Reaves LAL $5,500 31.64 5.75
Jae Crowder MIL $4,000 22.72 5.68
De’Andre Hunter ATL $4,800 26.89 5.60

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,600 56.13 5.30
LeBron James LAL $8,900 51.81 5.82
Kawhi Leonard LAC $8,600 45.20 5.26
Victor Wembanyama SAS $8,000 39.75 4.97

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jalen Johnson ATL $4,900 30.26 6.18
LeBron James LAL $8,900 51.81 5.82
Jae Crowder MIL $4,000 22.72 5.68
De’Andre Hunter ATL $4,800 26.89 5.60

Canter

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $11,800 60.25 5.11
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,600 56.13 5.30
Joel Embiid PHI $10,700 52.04 4.86
Anthony Davis LAL $9,100 51.07 5.61

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sandro Mamukelashvili SAS $3,000 17.70 5.90
Alperen Sengun HOU $7,500 43.00 5.73
Zach Collins SAS $5,800 32.93 5.68
Clint Capela ATL $5,600 31.69 5.66

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.