NBA Draftkings Picks for Apr 22, 2024

Daily Player Picks

Updated Throughout the Day

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


Point Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jalen Brunson NYK $9,300 50.22 5.40
Jamal Murray DEN $7,800 46.11 5.91
Donovan Mitchell CLE $8,500 41.66 4.90
Tyrese Maxey PHI $7,900 39.92 5.05

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jamal Murray DEN $7,800 46.11 5.91
Jalen Brunson NYK $9,300 50.22 5.40
Austin Reaves LAL $6,000 31.68 5.28
D’Angelo Russell LAL $6,300 32.71 5.19

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Donovan Mitchell CLE $8,500 41.66 4.90
Austin Reaves LAL $6,000 31.68 5.28
Donte DiVincenzo NYK $6,600 30.70 4.65
Kelly Oubre Jr. PHI $5,600 27.26 4.87

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Austin Reaves LAL $6,000 31.68 5.28
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope DEN $4,600 22.73 4.94
Max Strus CLE $5,500 27.12 4.93
Donovan Mitchell CLE $8,500 41.66 4.90

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James LAL $9,400 53.13 5.65
Josh Hart NYK $6,900 40.63 5.89
Franz Wagner ORL $6,500 36.17 5.56
Michael Porter Jr. DEN $6,200 31.00 5.00

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Josh Hart NYK $6,900 40.63 5.89
LeBron James LAL $9,400 53.13 5.65
Franz Wagner ORL $6,500 36.17 5.56
OG Anunoby NYK $5,100 25.72 5.04

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Anthony Davis LAL $9,500 54.59 5.75
LeBron James LAL $9,400 53.13 5.65
Paolo Banchero ORL $8,100 41.58 5.13
Josh Hart NYK $6,900 40.63 5.89

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jonathan Isaac ORL $4,500 26.53 5.90
Josh Hart NYK $6,900 40.63 5.89
Anthony Davis LAL $9,500 54.59 5.75
LeBron James LAL $9,400 53.13 5.65

Canter

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $11,500 62.73 5.45
Anthony Davis LAL $9,500 54.59 5.75
Joel Embiid PHI $10,500 53.40 5.09
Jarrett Allen CLE $7,200 36.92 5.13

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jonathan Isaac ORL $4,500 26.53 5.90
Isaiah Hartenstein NYK $5,200 30.07 5.78
Anthony Davis LAL $9,500 54.59 5.75
Nikola Jokic DEN $11,500 62.73 5.45

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.