NBA FanDuel Picks for Apr 20, 2024

Daily Player Picks

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Player expected costs and values are calculated every thirty minutes throughout the day.


Point Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jalen Brunson NY $10,000 49.63 4.96
Jamal Murray DEN $8,600 42.39 4.93
Tyrese Maxey PHI $9,000 35.05 3.89
Darius Garland CLE $7,200 33.08 4.59

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jalen Brunson NY $10,000 49.63 4.96
Jamal Murray DEN $8,600 42.39 4.93
Mike Conley MIN $6,000 29.59 4.93
Darius Garland CLE $7,200 33.08 4.59

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope DEN $5,000 22.19 4.44
Gary Harris ORL $4,000 13.47 3.37
Joe Ingles ORL $3,700 12.40 3.35
Justin Holiday DEN $3,600 11.54 3.21

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope DEN $5,000 22.19 4.44
Gary Harris ORL $4,000 13.47 3.37
Joe Ingles ORL $3,700 12.40 3.35
Justin Holiday DEN $3,600 11.54 3.21

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Taurean Prince LAL $3,900 11.74 3.01
Josh Okogie PHO $3,500 4.68 1.34
Caleb Houstan ORL $3,500 3.83 1.09

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Taurean Prince LAL $3,900 11.74 3.01
Josh Okogie PHO $3,500 4.68 1.34
Caleb Houstan ORL $3,500 3.83 1.09

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Aaron Gordon DEN $6,400 31.20 4.88
Georges Niang CLE $4,000 16.57 4.14
KJ Martin PHI $3,500 8.05 2.30
Thaddeus Young PHO $3,600 5.52 1.53

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Aaron Gordon DEN $6,400 31.20 4.88
Georges Niang CLE $4,000 16.57 4.14
KJ Martin PHI $3,500 8.05 2.30
Thaddeus Young PHO $3,600 5.52 1.53

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $12,100 59.11 4.89
Joel Embiid PHI $11,700 54.31 4.64
Rudy Gobert MIN $8,200 43.05 5.25
Jusuf Nurkic PHO $7,400 37.27 5.04

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Rudy Gobert MIN $8,200 43.05 5.25
Jusuf Nurkic PHO $7,400 37.27 5.04
Nikola Jokic DEN $12,100 59.11 4.89
Moritz Wagner ORL $3,900 18.87 4.84

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.