NBA FanDuel Picks for Apr 5, 2024

Daily Player Picks

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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 $9,700 44.63 4.60
Damian Lillard MIL $9,000 44.21 4.91
Jalen Brunson NY $9,400 42.45 4.52
Fred VanVleet HOU $8,500 42.35 4.98

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Scotty Pippen MEM $5,200 28.47 5.47
Jordan Goodwin MEM $5,700 30.24 5.31
Malachi Flynn DET $5,400 27.33 5.06
Fred VanVleet HOU $8,500 42.35 4.98

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Gary Trent TOR $6,400 28.31 4.42
Klay Thompson GS $5,800 25.70 4.43
Tyler Herro MIA $6,900 22.08 3.20
Keon Ellis SAC $5,300 21.57 4.07

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Aaron Wiggins OKC $4,400 21.17 4.81
Moses Moody GS $4,400 20.82 4.73
Ochai Agbaji TOR $4,500 20.68 4.60
Klay Thompson GS $5,800 25.70 4.43

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
DeMar DeRozan CHI $8,700 41.16 4.73
RJ Barrett TOR $7,900 34.05 4.31
Trey Murphy NO $6,700 33.17 4.95
Brandon Miller CHA $7,200 29.27 4.07

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sam Hauser BOS $5,000 24.99 5.00
Trey Murphy NO $6,700 33.17 4.95
Cam Whitmore HOU $5,100 24.23 4.75
DeMar DeRozan CHI $8,700 41.16 4.73

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Pascal Siakam IND $8,300 41.71 5.03
Jabari Smith HOU $7,100 29.04 4.09
Jabari Walker POR $5,700 26.06 4.57
Grant Williams CHA $5,800 25.80 4.45

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Lamar Stevens MEM $4,800 24.76 5.16
Pascal Siakam IND $8,300 41.71 5.03
Jabari Walker POR $5,700 26.06 4.57
Grant Williams CHA $5,800 25.80 4.45

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bam Adebayo MIA $9,000 42.66 4.74
Deandre Ayton POR $7,900 41.71 5.28
Rudy Gobert MIN $8,100 37.47 4.63
Nikola Vucevic CHI $8,000 35.16 4.39

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Trey Jemison MEM $3,900 22.96 5.89
Deandre Ayton POR $7,900 41.71 5.28
Tristan Vukcevic WAS $4,200 21.67 5.16
Ivica Zubac LAC $6,600 33.01 5.00

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.