NHL Draftkings Picks for Apr 28, 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 $11,200 26.92 2.40
Connor McDavid EDM $9,700 22.79 2.35
Leon Draisaitl EDM $7,500 17.23 2.30
Mika Zibanejad NYR $6,300 15.13 2.40

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Barclay Goodrow NYR $2,500 6.48 2.59
Yakov Trenin COL $2,000 4.99 2.50
Nathan MacKinnon COL $11,200 26.92 2.40
Mika Zibanejad NYR $6,300 15.13 2.40

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Filip Forsberg NSH $8,000 22.03 2.75
Artemi Panarin NYR $8,700 20.75 2.39
Mikko Rantanen COL $9,600 19.70 2.05
Zach Hyman EDM $7,800 17.42 2.23

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Filip Forsberg NSH $8,000 22.03 2.75
Dakota Joshua VAN $3,400 9.11 2.68
Alexis Lafreniere NYR $4,900 12.84 2.62
Adrian Kempe LA $6,100 15.76 2.58

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cale Makar COL $9,800 20.12 2.05
Roman Josi NSH $7,700 19.83 2.58
Evan Bouchard EDM $6,600 16.91 2.56
Adam Fox NYR $6,200 16.22 2.62

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tyson Barrie NSH $2,900 8.42 2.90
Logan Stanley WPG $2,000 5.46 2.73
Adam Fox NYR $6,200 16.22 2.62
Mattias Ekholm EDM $4,200 10.91 2.60

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,200 20.97 2.56
Juuse Saros NSH $7,800 13.57 1.74
David Rittich LA $7,400 13.43 1.81
Connor Hellebuyck WPG $9,200 11.96 1.30

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Igor Shesterkin NYR $8,200 20.97 2.56
David Rittich LA $7,400 13.43 1.81
Juuse Saros NSH $7,800 13.57 1.74
Stuart Skinner EDM $8,000 11.34 1.42

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.