NHL Draftkings Picks for Apr 12, 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
Jack Eichel VGK $8,700 19.95 2.29
Leon Draisaitl EDM $7,800 16.85 2.16
Sebastian Aho CAR $7,400 15.17 2.05
Connor Bedard CHI $6,900 13.49 1.96

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Logan Cooley ARI $4,000 9.61 2.40
Jack Eichel VGK $8,700 19.95 2.29
Leo Carlsson ANH $3,600 7.99 2.22
Connor Zary CGY $2,900 6.44 2.22

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Filip Forsberg NSH $8,300 21.01 2.53
Kirill Kaprizov MIN $9,200 17.95 1.95
Jake Guentzel CAR $7,900 16.63 2.10
Zach Hyman EDM $8,000 15.91 1.99

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cody Glass NSH $2,900 9.53 3.29
Luke Evangelista NSH $3,000 8.82 2.94
Andrei Kuzmenko CGY $3,700 10.25 2.77
Filip Forsberg NSH $8,300 21.01 2.53

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Roman Josi NSH $8,100 16.53 2.04
Evan Bouchard EDM $6,600 12.70 1.92
Mattias Ekholm EDM $4,900 12.64 2.58
MacKenzie Weegar CGY $6,800 11.33 1.67

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mattias Ekholm EDM $4,900 12.64 2.58
Dante Fabbro NSH $2,900 5.95 2.05
Roman Josi NSH $8,100 16.53 2.04
Dmitry Orlov CAR $3,000 6.08 2.03

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Frederik Andersen CAR $8,100 16.85 2.08
Jordan Binnington STL $7,300 15.62 2.14
Calvin Pickard EDM $8,200 15.55 1.90
Logan Thompson VGK $8,000 15.37 1.92

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jordan Binnington STL $7,300 15.62 2.14
Frederik Andersen CAR $8,100 16.85 2.08
Logan Thompson VGK $8,000 15.37 1.92
Calvin Pickard EDM $8,200 15.55 1.90

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.