NBA FanDuel Picks for Nov 8, 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
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander OKC $10,700 51.81 4.84
Luka Doncic DAL $12,300 50.19 4.08
Tyrese Haliburton IND $10,000 48.07 4.81
LaMelo Ball CHA $8,800 43.50 4.94

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Killian Hayes DET $5,400 27.61 5.11
Fred VanVleet HOU $8,100 40.74 5.03
Marcus Smart MEM $6,200 31.00 5.00
Coby White CHI $5,100 25.31 4.96

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tyler Herro MIA $8,200 38.57 4.70
Ausar Thompson DET $7,000 36.13 5.16
Zach LaVine CHI $7,700 35.04 4.55
Jordan Hawkins NO $4,300 27.93 6.50

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jordan Hawkins NO $4,300 27.93 6.50
Ausar Thompson DET $7,000 36.13 5.16
Keon Ellis SAC $3,500 17.20 4.91
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope DEN $4,400 21.46 4.88

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Ingram NO $8,300 45.99 5.54
DeMar DeRozan CHI $7,600 39.54 5.20
RJ Barrett NY $6,200 31.33 5.05
Michael Porter DEN $6,400 28.01 4.38

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Ingram NO $8,300 45.99 5.54
DeMar DeRozan CHI $7,600 39.54 5.20
RJ Barrett NY $6,200 31.33 5.05
Brandon Miller CHA $5,600 27.61 4.93

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,100 51.03 5.05
Julius Randle NY $7,800 37.04 4.75
Pascal Siakam TOR $7,300 35.53 4.87
Aaron Gordon DEN $6,300 30.98 4.92

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Obi Toppin IND $4,100 20.95 5.11
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,100 51.03 5.05
Aaron Gordon DEN $6,300 30.98 4.92
Keita Bates-Diop PHO $4,000 19.57 4.89

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $12,100 61.23 5.06
Joel Embiid PHI $11,900 59.27 4.98
Alperen Sengun HOU $8,200 40.83 4.98
Bam Adebayo MIA $8,000 40.65 5.08

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jonas Valanciunas NO $6,500 34.72 5.34
Nick Richards CHA $4,600 23.90 5.20
Bam Adebayo MIA $8,000 40.65 5.08
Nikola Jokic DEN $12,100 61.23 5.06

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.