NBA FanDuel Picks for Apr 6, 2024

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
Tyrese Maxey PHI $8,900 40.97 4.60
Jamal Murray DEN $8,300 35.81 4.31
Darius Garland CLE $7,000 31.04 4.43
Dennis Schroder BKN $6,600 29.74 4.51

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jordan Goodwin MEM $5,900 29.03 4.92
Scotty Pippen MEM $5,000 23.36 4.67
Zavier Simpson MEM $3,600 16.59 4.61
Tyrese Maxey PHI $8,900 40.97 4.60

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope DEN $5,400 22.37 4.14
Christian Braun DEN $4,800 21.13 4.40
Sam Merrill CLE $4,300 16.83 3.91
Kobe Bufkin ATL $3,900 13.02 3.34

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Christian Braun DEN $4,800 21.13 4.40
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope DEN $5,400 22.37 4.14
Sam Merrill CLE $4,300 16.83 3.91
Kobe Bufkin ATL $3,900 13.02 3.34

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Maozinha Pereira MEM $3,600 21.20 5.89
Nicolas Batum PHI $4,700 18.44 3.92
Peyton Watson DEN $4,400 15.92 3.62
Taurean Prince LAL $4,100 15.02 3.66

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Maozinha Pereira MEM $3,600 21.20 5.89
Nicolas Batum PHI $4,700 18.44 3.92
Taurean Prince LAL $4,100 15.02 3.66
Peyton Watson DEN $4,400 15.92 3.62

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dorian Finney-Smith BKN $4,500 19.09 4.24
Georges Niang CLE $4,400 17.68 4.02
Trendon Watford BKN $4,900 13.70 2.80
Jalen Wilson BKN $3,700 8.07 2.18

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dorian Finney-Smith BKN $4,500 19.09 4.24
Georges Niang CLE $4,400 17.68 4.02
Trendon Watford BKN $4,900 13.70 2.80
Jalen Wilson BKN $3,700 8.07 2.18

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $12,500 60.01 4.80
Joel Embiid PHI $11,000 49.55 4.50
Nic Claxton BKN $7,500 34.93 4.66
Clint Capela ATL $7,400 32.59 4.40

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Trey Jemison MEM $3,900 24.78 6.35
James Wiseman DET $5,100 29.75 5.83
Nikola Jokic DEN $12,500 60.01 4.80
Nic Claxton BKN $7,500 34.93 4.66

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.