NBA Draftkings Picks for Nov 17, 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
Devin Booker PHX $10,000 46.55 4.65
Trae Young ATL $9,200 46.38 5.04
De’Aaron Fox SAC $9,000 45.84 5.09
LaMelo Ball CHA $10,200 45.46 4.46

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Russell Westbrook LAC $6,500 34.37 5.29
De’Aaron Fox SAC $9,000 45.84 5.09
Trae Young ATL $9,200 46.38 5.04
Malik Monk SAC $5,400 27.10 5.02

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Ingram NOP $8,400 46.79 5.57
Devin Booker PHX $10,000 46.55 4.65
Cade Cunningham DET $7,900 42.91 5.43
Paul George LAC $8,600 42.67 4.96

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Ingram NOP $8,400 46.79 5.57
Cade Cunningham DET $7,900 42.91 5.43
Norman Powell LAC $4,000 20.47 5.12
Malik Monk SAC $5,400 27.10 5.02

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James LAL $9,900 48.10 4.86
Jayson Tatum BOS $10,300 47.96 4.66
Brandon Ingram NOP $8,400 46.79 5.57
Scottie Barnes TOR $9,300 43.33 4.66

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Ingram NOP $8,400 46.79 5.57
Josh Hart NYK $5,900 31.88 5.40
Kevin Knox II DET $4,000 20.44 5.11
Keldon Johnson SAS $6,700 33.97 5.07

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $11,100 56.23 5.07
Kevin Durant PHX $9,700 51.41 5.30
LeBron James LAL $9,900 48.10 4.86
Jayson Tatum BOS $10,300 47.96 4.66

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Josh Hart NYK $5,900 31.88 5.40
Kevin Durant PHX $9,700 51.41 5.30
Julius Randle NYK $8,800 45.10 5.13
Kristaps Porzingis BOS $7,400 37.89 5.12

Canter

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $12,500 63.98 5.12
Joel Embiid PHI $11,400 56.51 4.96
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $11,100 56.23 5.07
Anthony Davis LAL $10,100 51.06 5.06

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mitchell Robinson NYK $5,500 28.19 5.13
Julius Randle NYK $8,800 45.10 5.13
Nikola Jokic DEN $12,500 63.98 5.12
Alperen Sengun HOU $7,700 39.45 5.12

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.