NHL FanDuel Picks for Apr 5, 2024

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
Connor McDavid EDM $10,200 28.40 2.78
Nathan MacKinnon COL $10,300 27.24 2.64
Leon Draisaitl EDM $9,600 22.97 2.39
Jack Eichel VGK $9,400 20.47 2.18

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Connor McDavid EDM $10,200 28.40 2.78
Nathan MacKinnon COL $10,300 27.24 2.64
Tage Thompson BUF $7,600 20.07 2.64
Leon Draisaitl EDM $9,600 22.97 2.39

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Artemi Panarin NYR $10,100 25.84 2.56
Zach Hyman EDM $9,100 20.55 2.26
Mikko Rantanen COL $9,700 20.43 2.11
Jake Guentzel CAR $8,700 18.46 2.12

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Alexis Lafreniere NYR $5,800 16.24 2.80
Josh Doan ARI $4,000 11.10 2.78
Artemi Panarin NYR $10,100 25.84 2.56
JJ Peterka BUF $5,600 13.47 2.41

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Adam Fox NYR $7,800 18.03 2.31
Evan Bouchard EDM $7,900 16.73 2.12
Cale Makar COL $8,400 16.34 1.94
Mattias Ekholm EDM $6,100 13.99 2.29

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nick Seeler PHI $4,000 9.69 2.42
Adam Fox NYR $7,800 18.03 2.31
Owen Power BUF $4,200 9.63 2.29
Mattias Ekholm EDM $6,100 13.99 2.29

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Logan Thompson VGK $8,400 22.33 2.66
Jonathan Quick NYR $8,300 21.16 2.55
Pyotr Kochetkov CAR $8,600 21.07 2.45
Stuart Skinner EDM $8,100 20.18 2.49

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Logan Thompson VGK $8,400 22.33 2.66
Jonathan Quick NYR $8,300 21.16 2.55
Stuart Skinner EDM $8,100 20.18 2.49
Pyotr Kochetkov CAR $8,600 21.07 2.45

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.