NHL 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.


Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Auston Matthews TOR $10,600 24.54 2.31
Jack Eichel VGK $9,800 23.44 2.39
Dylan Larkin DET $8,400 19.01 2.26
J.T. Miller VAN $9,000 18.18 2.02

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Christian Dvorak MON $3,000 8.13 2.71
Nazem Kadri CGY $7,400 18.01 2.43
Jack Eichel VGK $9,800 23.44 2.39
Pavel Zacha BOS $6,000 14.08 2.35

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
David Pastrnak BOS $10,400 19.56 1.88
Brady Tkachuk OTT $8,900 19.41 2.18
Mitch Marner TOR $8,600 18.85 2.19
Sam Reinhart FLA $9,200 18.14 1.97

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Andrei Kuzmenko CGY $5,000 14.48 2.90
Lucas Raymond DET $5,900 17.00 2.88
Pavel Dorofeyev VGK $4,400 11.53 2.62
Conor Garland VAN $5,900 14.23 2.41

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Quinn Hughes VAN $7,600 16.46 2.17
Zach Werenski CBJ $7,400 13.09 1.77
Josh Morrissey WPG $7,000 12.88 1.84
MacKenzie Weegar CGY $7,300 12.44 1.70

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nick Seeler PHI $4,200 9.24 2.20
Lane Hutson MON $3,500 7.63 2.18
Quinn Hughes VAN $7,600 16.46 2.17
Dmitry Orlov CAR $3,700 7.80 2.11

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Anthony Stolarz FLA $8,300 23.79 2.87
Spencer Martin CAR $6,500 23.71 3.65
Linus Ullmark BOS $8,600 23.06 2.68
Logan Thompson VGK $8,100 22.01 2.72

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Spencer Martin CAR $6,500 23.71 3.65
Anthony Stolarz FLA $8,300 23.79 2.87
Logan Thompson VGK $8,100 22.01 2.72
James Reimer DET $7,900 21.22 2.69

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.