NHL FanDuel Picks for Nov 2, 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
Connor McDavid EDM $10,000 25.18 2.52
Jack Hughes NJ $10,400 24.52 2.36
Leon Draisaitl EDM $9,900 23.21 2.34
Auston Matthews TOR $10,200 21.64 2.12

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jack McBain ARI $3,300 9.34 2.83
Dylan Strome WSH $5,500 15.22 2.77
Josh Norris OTT $5,400 14.31 2.65
Pierre-Luc Dubois LA $5,300 14.02 2.65

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
David Pastrnak BOS $9,900 23.14 2.34
Nikita Kucherov TB $9,500 21.18 2.23
William Nylander TOR $9,800 21.15 2.16
Sam Reinhart FLA $9,300 20.95 2.25

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Adrian Kempe LA $6,500 19.70 3.03
Alex Barre-Boulet TB $3,700 11.16 3.02
Matias Maccelli ARI $4,000 11.96 2.99
Lawson Crouse ARI $3,900 11.53 2.96

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Evan Bouchard EDM $7,800 20.46 2.62
Quinn Hughes VAN $6,700 17.11 2.55
Shea Theodore VGK $6,400 16.15 2.52
Noah Dobson NYI $6,800 16.14 2.37

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Scott Mayfield NYI $3,800 11.72 3.08
Luke Hughes NJ $4,500 13.19 2.93
Kaedan Korczak VGK $3,700 9.97 2.70
Travis Hamonic OTT $3,600 9.65 2.68

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Thatcher Demko VAN $8,500 22.47 2.64
Logan Thompson VGK $8,600 20.32 2.36
Semyon Varlamov NYI $7,900 18.12 2.29
Cam Talbot LA $7,400 17.39 2.35

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Thatcher Demko VAN $8,500 22.47 2.64
Logan Thompson VGK $8,600 20.32 2.36
Cam Talbot LA $7,400 17.39 2.35
Juuse Saros NSH $7,300 16.95 2.32

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.