NHL Draftkings Picks for Apr 20, 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 $9,800 20.27 2.07
Sebastian Aho CAR $7,400 14.61 1.97
John Tavares TOR $5,800 13.33 2.30
Pavel Zacha BOS $4,600 10.93 2.38

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Pavel Zacha BOS $4,600 10.93 2.38
John Tavares TOR $5,800 13.33 2.30
Morgan Geekie BOS $3,000 6.42 2.14
Auston Matthews TOR $9,800 20.27 2.07

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jake Guentzel CAR $7,800 16.35 2.10
David Pastrnak BOS $9,400 16.14 1.72
Mitch Marner TOR $6,100 12.01 1.97
Seth Jarvis CAR $6,000 11.88 1.98

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Max Domi TOR $2,800 7.87 2.81
Nicholas Robertson TOR $2,700 7.25 2.69
Teuvo Teravainen CAR $4,200 10.78 2.57
Kyle Palmieri NYI $4,800 11.76 2.45

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brady Skjei CAR $4,300 9.63 2.24
Jaccob Slavin CAR $3,900 8.03 2.06
Morgan Rielly TOR $5,400 7.23 1.34
Brent Burns CAR $4,800 6.85 1.43

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brady Skjei CAR $4,300 9.63 2.24
Dmitry Orlov CAR $2,800 5.77 2.06
Jaccob Slavin CAR $3,900 8.03 2.06
Mike Reilly NYI $3,200 5.93 1.85

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Frederik Andersen CAR $8,100 16.04 1.98
Semyon Varlamov NYI $7,300 13.62 1.87
Jeremy Swayman BOS $7,900 13.19 1.67
Ilya Samsonov TOR $7,500 12.31 1.64

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Frederik Andersen CAR $8,100 16.04 1.98
Semyon Varlamov NYI $7,300 13.62 1.87
Jeremy Swayman BOS $7,900 13.19 1.67
Ilya Samsonov TOR $7,500 12.31 1.64

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.