NHL 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.


Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Connor McDavid EDM $9,600 22.32 2.33
Auston Matthews TOR $9,800 20.19 2.06
Jack Eichel VGK $8,600 17.65 2.05
Sebastian Aho CAR $7,200 13.99 1.94

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Wyatt Johnston DAL $5,400 13.52 2.50
Connor McDavid EDM $9,600 22.32 2.33
John Tavares TOR $6,000 13.68 2.28
Pavel Zacha BOS $4,700 10.40 2.21

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
David Pastrnak BOS $9,400 15.41 1.64
Jake Guentzel CAR $7,700 15.01 1.95
Zach Hyman EDM $8,000 14.73 1.84
Jason Robertson DAL $6,500 12.29 1.89

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Max Domi TOR $3,300 8.22 2.49
Nicholas Robertson TOR $2,900 7.14 2.46
Teuvo Teravainen CAR $4,200 10.20 2.43
Dylan Holloway EDM $2,500 6.02 2.41

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Evan Bouchard EDM $6,400 12.25 1.91
Mattias Ekholm EDM $4,500 10.52 2.34
Brady Skjei CAR $4,300 10.01 2.33
Alex Pietrangelo VGK $5,400 9.43 1.75

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mattias Ekholm EDM $4,500 10.52 2.34
Brady Skjei CAR $4,300 10.01 2.33
Dmitry Orlov CAR $2,800 5.79 2.07
Miro Heiskanen DAL $4,700 9.26 1.97

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Linus Ullmark BOS $7,900 17.39 2.20
Frederik Andersen CAR $8,200 16.69 2.04
Jake Oettinger DAL $7,800 15.82 2.03
Stuart Skinner EDM $8,000 14.56 1.82

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Linus Ullmark BOS $7,900 17.39 2.20
Frederik Andersen CAR $8,200 16.69 2.04
Jake Oettinger DAL $7,800 15.82 2.03
Semyon Varlamov NYI $7,200 13.23 1.84

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.