NHL Draftkings Picks for Nov 18, 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 $9,800 19.88 2.03
Jack Eichel VGK $8,200 18.26 2.23
Jack Hughes NJ $9,200 18.07 1.96
Leon Draisaitl EDM $8,500 17.75 2.09

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Matt Duchene DAL $5,100 13.92 2.73
Nicolas Roy VGK $3,300 8.29 2.51
Oskar Sundqvist STL $2,800 6.96 2.48
Sean Kuraly CLS $2,600 6.39 2.46

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
David Pastrnak BOS $9,500 22.85 2.41
Nikita Kucherov TB $8,900 19.74 2.22
Filip Forsberg NSH $7,200 19.21 2.67
Kyle Connor WPG $8,500 17.92 2.11

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tom Wilson WAS $4,400 12.05 2.74
Vinnie Hinostroza PIT $2,500 6.76 2.70
Kiefer Sherwood NSH $3,300 8.89 2.69
Filip Forsberg NSH $7,200 19.21 2.67

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cale Makar COL $7,900 17.24 2.18
Roman Josi NSH $7,300 15.92 2.18
Quinn Hughes VAN $7,700 15.49 2.01
Evan Bouchard EDM $6,200 15.14 2.44

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jon Merrill MIN $2,000 5.71 2.85
Nikita Zadorov CGY $2,800 7.85 2.80
Dante Fabbro NSH $3,300 9.20 2.79
Rasmus Sandin WAS $3,600 9.85 2.74

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Charlie Lindgren WAS $8,000 21.07 2.63
Jeremy Swayman BOS $8,500 17.16 2.02
Logan Thompson VGK $8,400 17.03 2.03
Thatcher Demko VAN $8,100 16.35 2.02

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Charlie Lindgren WAS $8,000 21.07 2.63
Logan Thompson VGK $8,400 17.03 2.03
Jeremy Swayman BOS $8,500 17.16 2.02
Thatcher Demko VAN $8,100 16.35 2.02

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.