NHL FanDuel Picks for Apr 26, 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 $10,300 30.53 2.96
Connor McDavid EDM $10,200 26.93 2.64
Leon Draisaitl EDM $9,500 20.45 2.15
Mika Zibanejad NYR $8,100 17.71 2.19

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nathan MacKinnon COL $10,300 30.53 2.96
Connor McDavid EDM $10,200 26.93 2.64
Tommy Novak NSH $4,900 11.25 2.30
Mark Jankowski NSH $3,900 8.77 2.25

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Artemi Panarin NYR $10,000 25.53 2.55
Mikko Rantanen COL $9,400 23.36 2.49
Filip Forsberg NSH $9,700 21.74 2.24
Adrian Kempe LA $8,000 20.38 2.55

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Alexis Lafreniere NYR $6,100 16.43 2.69
Artemi Panarin NYR $10,000 25.53 2.55
Adrian Kempe LA $8,000 20.38 2.55
Conor Garland VAN $5,800 14.73 2.54

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cale Makar COL $7,900 23.25 2.94
Evan Bouchard EDM $7,400 20.01 2.70
Roman Josi NSH $7,600 16.53 2.18
John Carlson WSH $6,600 16.45 2.49

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cale Makar COL $7,900 23.25 2.94
Evan Bouchard EDM $7,400 20.01 2.70
Josh Manson COL $4,200 10.82 2.58
John Carlson WSH $6,600 16.45 2.49

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,500 26.29 3.09
Juuse Saros NSH $7,900 20.88 2.64
Connor Hellebuyck WPG $7,500 16.44 2.19
Charlie Lindgren WSH $7,300 13.88 1.90

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,500 26.29 3.09
Juuse Saros NSH $7,900 20.88 2.64
Connor Hellebuyck WPG $7,500 16.44 2.19
Charlie Lindgren WSH $7,300 13.88 1.90

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.