NBA FanDuel 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
De’Aaron Fox SAC $9,300 45.12 4.85
Trae Young ATL $9,200 43.42 4.72
LaMelo Ball CHA $9,500 42.38 4.46
Damian Lillard MIL $8,800 42.12 4.79

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jrue Holiday BOS $6,700 34.15 5.10
De’Aaron Fox SAC $9,300 45.12 4.85
Jalen Brunson NY $8,000 38.72 4.84
Russell Westbrook LAC $7,100 34.21 4.82

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Devin Booker PHO $9,600 44.72 4.66
Zach LaVine CHI $7,900 29.56 3.74
Keyonte George UTA $4,900 24.36 4.97
Eric Gordon PHO $5,100 23.09 4.53

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Keyonte George UTA $4,900 24.36 4.97
Jaden Ivey DET $4,600 22.19 4.82
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope DEN $4,500 21.51 4.78
Devin Booker PHO $9,600 44.72 4.66

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Ingram NO $8,300 44.92 5.41
DeMar DeRozan CHI $7,600 36.33 4.78
Michael Porter DEN $7,300 32.50 4.45
Franz Wagner ORL $7,100 30.36 4.28

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Ingram NO $8,300 44.92 5.41
DeMar DeRozan CHI $7,600 36.33 4.78
Tari Eason HOU $4,500 21.44 4.76
Michael Porter DEN $7,300 32.50 4.45

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,800 54.18 5.02
Julius Randle NY $8,800 42.17 4.79
Pascal Siakam TOR $8,300 37.85 4.56
Zion Williamson NO $8,100 36.59 4.52

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,800 54.18 5.02
Julius Randle NY $8,800 42.17 4.79
Pascal Siakam TOR $8,300 37.85 4.56
Jabari Smith HOU $5,900 26.72 4.53

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $12,800 60.05 4.69
Joel Embiid PHI $12,200 55.08 4.52
Alperen Sengun HOU $8,200 38.61 4.71
Nikola Vucevic CHI $8,100 37.00 4.57

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brook Lopez MIL $5,900 30.75 5.21
Goga Bitadze ORL $5,100 26.52 5.20
Mitchell Robinson NY $6,000 30.07 5.01
Jusuf Nurkic PHO $6,800 32.49 4.78

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.