NHL 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.


Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nathan MacKinnon COL $11,000 24.72 2.25
Jack Hughes NJ $9,500 21.46 2.26
Connor McDavid EDM $9,700 20.98 2.16
Leon Draisaitl EDM $9,000 20.18 2.24

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Zemgus Girgensons BUF $2,000 5.00 2.50
Fredrik Olofsson COL $2,000 4.81 2.40
Dylan Strome WAS $4,700 10.93 2.33
Marco Rossi MIN $3,100 7.13 2.30

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mikko Rantanen COL $9,800 22.45 2.29
Tyler Toffoli NJ $7,700 16.52 2.15
Jeff Skinner BUF $8,600 15.46 1.80
Alex Ovechkin WAS $8,000 14.76 1.84

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Erik Haula NJ $4,300 10.33 2.40
Kyle Okposo BUF $2,200 5.16 2.35
Tom Wilson WAS $4,600 10.56 2.30
Mikko Rantanen COL $9,800 22.45 2.29

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cale Makar COL $9,600 16.81 1.75
Evan Bouchard EDM $6,100 13.73 2.25
John Carlson WAS $6,700 13.14 1.96
Rasmus Dahlin BUF $8,000 12.12 1.51

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jack Johnson COL $2,000 6.15 3.08
Erik Johnson BUF $2,000 6.16 3.08
Henri Jokiharju BUF $2,400 5.91 2.46
Nikita Zadorov CGY $2,800 6.65 2.38

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Alexandar Georgiev COL $10,000 13.99 1.40
Darcy Kuemper WAS $8,400 13.50 1.61
Jacob Markstrom CGY $8,000 7.99 1.00
Marc-Andre Fleury MIN $7,700 7.55 0.98

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Darcy Kuemper WAS $8,400 13.50 1.61
Alexandar Georgiev COL $10,000 13.99 1.40
Jacob Markstrom CGY $8,000 7.99 1.00
Marc-Andre Fleury MIN $7,700 7.55 0.98

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.