NHL FanDuel 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 $10,200 27.51 2.70
Connor McDavid EDM $9,900 26.26 2.65
Jack Hughes NJ $10,500 26.15 2.49
Leon Draisaitl EDM $10,100 24.98 2.47

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ryan Johansen COL $4,600 13.87 3.02
Casey Mittelstadt BUF $4,500 13.52 3.00
Nathan MacKinnon COL $10,200 27.51 2.70
Dylan Strome WSH $5,300 14.29 2.70

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mikko Rantanen COL $10,300 27.15 2.64
Tyler Toffoli NJ $7,200 19.06 2.65
Jeff Skinner BUF $6,100 18.33 3.01
Alex Ovechkin WSH $7,700 18.19 2.36

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jeff Skinner BUF $6,100 18.33 3.01
Tom Wilson WSH $4,800 13.14 2.74
Tyler Toffoli NJ $7,200 19.06 2.65
Mikko Rantanen COL $10,300 27.15 2.64

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cale Makar COL $8,200 20.58 2.51
Evan Bouchard EDM $7,900 17.38 2.20
Rasmus Dahlin BUF $6,000 15.18 2.53
John Carlson WSH $5,700 15.12 2.65

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Luke Hughes NJ $4,200 11.31 2.69
John Carlson WSH $5,700 15.12 2.65
Devon Toews COL $5,900 15.11 2.56
Rasmus Dahlin BUF $6,000 15.18 2.53

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Alexandar Georgiev COL $8,300 16.29 1.96
Darcy Kuemper WSH $6,900 15.59 2.26
Vitek Vanecek NJ $8,000 10.14 1.27
Stuart Skinner EDM $7,000 9.46 1.35

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Darcy Kuemper WSH $6,900 15.59 2.26
Alexandar Georgiev COL $8,300 16.29 1.96
Stuart Skinner EDM $7,000 9.46 1.35
Vitek Vanecek NJ $8,000 10.14 1.27

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.