NHL 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.


Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nathan MacKinnon COL $10,300 28.42 2.76
Auston Matthews TOR $10,000 21.42 2.14
Brayden Point TB $7,900 17.16 2.17
Tage Thompson BUF $7,600 16.36 2.15

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nathan MacKinnon COL $10,300 28.42 2.76
Vladislav Namestnikov WPG $2,500 6.88 2.75
Wyatt Johnston DAL $5,600 14.79 2.64
Logan Cooley ARI $3,700 9.53 2.58

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Artemi Panarin NYR $8,500 21.88 2.57
Nikita Kucherov TB $9,800 21.42 2.19
Filip Forsberg NSH $8,600 21.41 2.49
Kirill Kaprizov MIN $9,600 19.11 1.99

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jamie Benn DAL $4,800 14.99 3.12
Jonathan Drouin COL $4,300 12.09 2.81
Tyler Seguin DAL $4,100 11.13 2.72
Andrei Kuzmenko CGY $3,500 9.28 2.65

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cale Makar COL $8,700 16.04 1.84
Roman Josi NSH $8,300 15.02 1.81
Zach Werenski CLS $7,100 14.05 1.98
Victor Hedman TB $6,300 13.15 2.09

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nick Seeler PHI $3,900 10.49 2.69
Sean Walker COL $3,700 8.12 2.20
Darren Raddysh TB $3,500 7.52 2.15
Ilya Solovyov CGY $2,500 5.28 2.11

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,000 19.41 2.43
Pyotr Kochetkov CAR $7,400 17.14 2.32
Jake Oettinger DAL $8,100 15.70 1.94
Anthony Stolarz FLA $8,400 15.39 1.83

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,000 19.41 2.43
Pyotr Kochetkov CAR $7,400 17.14 2.32
Semyon Varlamov NYI $7,100 13.85 1.95
Jake Oettinger DAL $8,100 15.70 1.94

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.