NBA FanDuel Picks for Apr 16, 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
De’Aaron Fox SAC $9,900 48.93 4.94
Stephen Curry GS $8,900 43.88 4.93
Chris Paul GS $5,800 23.68 4.08
Davion Mitchell SAC $3,900 14.66 3.76

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
De’Aaron Fox SAC $9,900 48.93 4.94
Stephen Curry GS $8,900 43.88 4.93
Chris Paul GS $5,800 23.68 4.08
Davion Mitchell SAC $3,900 14.66 3.76

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Klay Thompson GS $6,200 30.68 4.95
Keon Ellis SAC $4,900 22.90 4.67
Moses Moody GS $4,100 10.89 2.66
Colby Jones SAC $3,500 5.11 1.46

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Klay Thompson GS $6,200 30.68 4.95
Keon Ellis SAC $4,900 22.90 4.67
Moses Moody GS $4,100 10.89 2.66
Colby Jones SAC $3,500 5.11 1.46

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Trey Murphy NO $6,100 25.96 4.26
Taurean Prince LAL $4,100 12.76 3.11
Kessler Edwards SAC $3,500 3.46 0.99

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Trey Murphy NO $6,100 25.96 4.26
Taurean Prince LAL $4,100 12.76 3.11
Kessler Edwards SAC $3,500 3.46 0.99

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Zion Williamson NO $9,200 46.87 5.09
Trey Lyles SAC $4,000 15.17 3.79
Sasha Vezenkov SAC $3,600 5.97 1.66
Gui Santos GS $3,500 4.47 1.28

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Zion Williamson NO $9,200 46.87 5.09
Trey Lyles SAC $4,000 15.17 3.79
Sasha Vezenkov SAC $3,600 5.97 1.66
Gui Santos GS $3,500 4.47 1.28

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jonas Valanciunas NO $6,000 18.99 3.17
Kevon Looney GS $3,700 9.48 2.56
Alex Len SAC $3,800 7.21 1.90
JaVale McGee SAC $3,500 4.77 1.36

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jonas Valanciunas NO $6,000 18.99 3.17
Kevon Looney GS $3,700 9.48 2.56
Alex Len SAC $3,800 7.21 1.90
JaVale McGee SAC $3,500 4.77 1.36

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.