NHL FanDuel 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 $10,400 23.47 2.26
Jack Hughes NJ $10,000 22.51 2.25
Connor McDavid EDM $10,300 21.87 2.12
Leon Draisaitl EDM $10,100 21.85 2.16

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Matt Duchene DAL $6,300 16.97 2.69
Dylan Strome WSH $5,100 13.16 2.58
William Karlsson VGK $6,500 16.39 2.52
Ryan O’Reilly NSH $6,700 16.69 2.49

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
David Pastrnak BOS $10,200 26.87 2.63
Nikita Kucherov TB $10,100 23.31 2.31
Filip Forsberg NSH $9,000 22.26 2.47
Mikko Rantanen COL $10,000 20.29 2.03

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kiefer Sherwood NSH $3,800 11.44 3.01
Tom Wilson WSH $5,200 14.87 2.86
Owen Tippett PHI $5,700 15.84 2.78
Mark Stone VGK $6,300 17.29 2.74

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cale Makar COL $8,000 20.72 2.59
Evan Bouchard EDM $7,600 19.07 2.51
Quinn Hughes VAN $7,900 18.85 2.39
Roman Josi NSH $7,100 18.30 2.58

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jake Sanderson OTT $5,300 15.55 2.93
Brady Skjei CAR $4,600 12.68 2.76
Neal Pionk WPG $4,300 11.59 2.69
Jake Middleton MIN $4,000 10.62 2.66

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Charlie Lindgren WSH $7,500 26.85 3.58
Jeremy Swayman BOS $8,700 22.19 2.55
Thatcher Demko VAN $8,500 21.57 2.54
Logan Thompson VGK $8,600 20.53 2.39

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Charlie Lindgren WSH $7,500 26.85 3.58
Jeremy Swayman BOS $8,700 22.19 2.55
Thatcher Demko VAN $8,500 21.57 2.54
Logan Thompson VGK $8,600 20.53 2.39

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.