NBA Draftkings Picks for Apr 25, 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 $9,400 48.19 5.13
Jamal Murray DEN $8,100 43.27 5.34
Tyrese Maxey PHI $7,900 43.00 5.44
Donovan Mitchell CLE $8,600 41.73 4.85

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
D’Angelo Russell LAL $6,400 35.14 5.49
Tyrese Maxey PHI $7,900 43.00 5.44
Jamal Murray DEN $8,100 43.27 5.34
Austin Reaves LAL $5,700 29.42 5.16

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Donovan Mitchell CLE $8,600 41.73 4.85
Donte DiVincenzo NYK $6,400 31.48 4.92
Austin Reaves LAL $5,700 29.42 5.16
Max Strus CLE $5,400 26.93 4.99

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Austin Reaves LAL $5,700 29.42 5.16
Max Strus CLE $5,400 26.93 4.99
Donte DiVincenzo NYK $6,400 31.48 4.92
Kyle Lowry PHI $4,700 22.82 4.85

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James LAL $9,500 55.35 5.83
Josh Hart NYK $7,300 41.28 5.65
Franz Wagner ORL $6,700 35.12 5.24
Michael Porter Jr. DEN $6,300 33.22 5.27

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James LAL $9,500 55.35 5.83
Josh Hart NYK $7,300 41.28 5.65
Michael Porter Jr. DEN $6,300 33.22 5.27
Franz Wagner ORL $6,700 35.12 5.24

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James LAL $9,500 55.35 5.83
Josh Hart NYK $7,300 41.28 5.65
Paolo Banchero ORL $8,000 40.64 5.08
Michael Porter Jr. DEN $6,300 33.22 5.27

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James LAL $9,500 55.35 5.83
Josh Hart NYK $7,300 41.28 5.65
Michael Porter Jr. DEN $6,300 33.22 5.27
Aaron Gordon DEN $6,100 31.93 5.23

Canter

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $11,500 63.10 5.49
Joel Embiid PHI $10,400 58.82 5.66
Anthony Davis LAL $9,800 56.79 5.80
Jarrett Allen CLE $7,400 40.55 5.48

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Anthony Davis LAL $9,800 56.79 5.80
Isaiah Hartenstein NYK $5,300 30.21 5.70
Joel Embiid PHI $10,400 58.82 5.66
Nikola Jokic DEN $11,500 63.10 5.49

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.