NHL FanDuel 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 $10,200 23.54 2.31
Sebastian Aho CAR $8,100 18.22 2.25
John Tavares TOR $7,500 15.66 2.09
Pavel Zacha BOS $5,600 14.46 2.58

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Pavel Zacha BOS $5,600 14.46 2.58
Auston Matthews TOR $10,200 23.54 2.31
Sebastian Aho CAR $8,100 18.22 2.25
Max Domi TOR $4,800 10.28 2.14

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jake Guentzel CAR $9,000 20.44 2.27
David Pastrnak BOS $10,000 18.86 1.89
Mitch Marner TOR $8,700 16.19 1.86
Seth Jarvis CAR $7,300 15.27 2.09

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Teuvo Teravainen CAR $5,200 13.42 2.58
Kyle Palmieri NYI $6,300 14.47 2.30
Jake Guentzel CAR $9,000 20.44 2.27
Jordan Martinook CAR $4,100 8.69 2.12

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brady Skjei CAR $5,300 12.08 2.28
Jaccob Slavin CAR $4,400 10.50 2.39
Morgan Rielly TOR $6,700 9.61 1.43
Brent Burns CAR $5,000 8.64 1.73

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jaccob Slavin CAR $4,400 10.50 2.39
Brady Skjei CAR $5,300 12.08 2.28
Kevin Shattenkirk BOS $3,800 7.74 2.04
Dmitry Orlov CAR $3,600 6.92 1.92

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Frederik Andersen CAR $8,200 22.85 2.79
Semyon Varlamov NYI $7,400 18.05 2.44
Jeremy Swayman BOS $8,000 17.91 2.24
Ilya Samsonov TOR $7,700 17.48 2.27

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Frederik Andersen CAR $8,200 22.85 2.79
Semyon Varlamov NYI $7,400 18.05 2.44
Ilya Samsonov TOR $7,700 17.48 2.27
Jeremy Swayman BOS $8,000 17.91 2.24

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.