NBA Draftkings Picks for Apr 9, 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
Luka Doncic DAL $12,700 68.07 5.36
Jalen Brunson NYK $9,200 51.47 5.59
Dejounte Murray ATL $9,400 48.78 5.19
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander OKC $10,100 46.40 4.59

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cameron Payne PHI $3,900 24.96 6.40
Zavier Simpson MEM $4,100 25.06 6.11
D’Angelo Russell LAL $7,600 45.30 5.96
Scotty Pippen Jr. MEM $5,600 32.75 5.85

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Anthony Edwards MIN $9,500 45.12 4.75
Devin Booker PHX $9,100 43.74 4.81
Paul George LAC $8,600 42.94 4.99
Kyrie Irving DAL $8,900 42.39 4.76

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kelly Oubre Jr. PHI $6,600 36.35 5.51
Grayson Allen PHX $5,400 29.67 5.49
Gary Trent Jr. TOR $6,300 33.57 5.33
Bogdan Bogdanovic ATL $6,500 33.82 5.20

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James LAL $10,000 53.33 5.33
Anthony Edwards MIN $9,500 45.12 4.75
Jayson Tatum BOS $9,700 44.56 4.59
Pascal Siakam IND $8,000 44.06 5.51

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Javonte Green CHI $4,200 23.89 5.69
Kelly Oubre Jr. PHI $6,600 36.35 5.51
Pascal Siakam IND $8,000 44.06 5.51
Grayson Allen PHX $5,400 29.67 5.49

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $11,700 58.87 5.03
LeBron James LAL $10,000 53.33 5.33
Jayson Tatum BOS $9,700 44.56 4.59
Kevin Durant PHX $8,900 44.07 4.95

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Patrick Baldwin Jr. WAS $3,400 21.37 6.29
Javonte Green CHI $4,200 23.89 5.69
Draymond Green GSW $6,000 34.05 5.67
Anthony Gill WAS $3,600 20.38 5.66

Canter

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $12,200 63.03 5.17
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $11,700 58.87 5.03
Victor Wembanyama SAS $11,000 58.47 5.32
Joel Embiid PHI $10,900 54.99 5.04

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Drew Eubanks PHX $3,100 23.47 7.57
Brandon Clarke MEM $5,000 36.12 7.22
Xavier Tillman BOS $3,200 20.72 6.47
Luke Kornet BOS $3,300 21.29 6.45

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.