NHL Draftkings Picks for Apr 21, 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
Nathan MacKinnon COL $10,000 25.14 2.51
Brayden Point TB $7,200 14.62 2.03
J.T. Miller VAN $6,800 14.14 2.08
Mika Zibanejad NYR $6,000 14.12 2.35

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nathan MacKinnon COL $10,000 25.14 2.51
Mika Zibanejad NYR $6,000 14.12 2.35
Anton Lundell FLA $3,600 7.68 2.13
Sam Bennett FLA $4,600 9.67 2.10

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Artemi Panarin NYR $8,700 21.36 2.46
Filip Forsberg NSH $8,100 20.63 2.55
Steven Stamkos TB $7,000 18.55 2.65
Mikko Rantanen COL $8,200 17.72 2.16

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Conor Garland VAN $4,400 13.07 2.97
Steven Stamkos TB $7,000 18.55 2.65
Filip Forsberg NSH $8,100 20.63 2.55
Kiefer Sherwood NSH $2,500 6.26 2.51

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cale Makar COL $8,300 14.84 1.79
Roman Josi NSH $8,000 14.43 1.80
Adam Fox NYR $6,500 12.70 1.95
Quinn Hughes VAN $6,000 11.72 1.95

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sean Walker COL $3,500 7.04 2.01
Adam Fox NYR $6,500 12.70 1.95
Quinn Hughes VAN $6,000 11.72 1.95
Nikita Zadorov VAN $2,600 4.96 1.91

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,200 18.42 2.25
Thatcher Demko VAN $7,900 15.83 2.00
Sergei Bobrovsky FLA $8,000 15.02 1.88
Charlie Lindgren WAS $7,200 13.19 1.83

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,200 18.42 2.25
Thatcher Demko VAN $7,900 15.83 2.00
Sergei Bobrovsky FLA $8,000 15.02 1.88
Charlie Lindgren WAS $7,200 13.19 1.83

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.