NBA Draftkings Picks for Apr 29, 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
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander OKC $9,000 43.34 4.82
Jamal Murray DEN $8,200 42.99 5.24
Jalen Williams OKC $7,100 37.68 5.31
Tyler Herro MIA $8,000 35.55 4.44

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Josh Giddey OKC $5,500 29.86 5.43
Jalen Williams OKC $7,100 37.68 5.31
Jamal Murray DEN $8,200 42.99 5.24
Austin Reaves LAL $6,000 30.58 5.10

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jaylen Brown BOS $7,500 39.57 5.28
Tyler Herro MIA $8,000 35.55 4.44
Brandon Ingram NOP $7,200 31.84 4.42
Trey Murphy III NOP $6,500 31.57 4.86

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Josh Giddey OKC $5,500 29.86 5.43
Jaylen Brown BOS $7,500 39.57 5.28
Austin Reaves LAL $6,000 30.58 5.10
Derrick White BOS $5,900 29.32 4.97

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James LAL $9,500 53.89 5.67
Jayson Tatum BOS $9,100 44.88 4.93
Jaylen Brown BOS $7,500 39.57 5.28
Jalen Williams OKC $7,100 37.68 5.31

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James LAL $9,500 53.89 5.67
Jalen Williams OKC $7,100 37.68 5.31
Michael Porter Jr. DEN $6,600 35.05 5.31
Jaylen Brown BOS $7,500 39.57 5.28

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James LAL $9,500 53.89 5.67
Jayson Tatum BOS $9,100 44.88 4.93
Michael Porter Jr. DEN $6,600 35.05 5.31
Kristaps Porzingis BOS $7,000 35.03 5.00

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James LAL $9,500 53.89 5.67
Michael Porter Jr. DEN $6,600 35.05 5.31
Aaron Gordon DEN $6,300 32.74 5.20
Kristaps Porzingis BOS $7,000 35.03 5.00

Canter

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $11,200 65.38 5.84
Anthony Davis LAL $9,700 57.53 5.93
Kristaps Porzingis BOS $7,000 35.03 5.00
Bam Adebayo MIA $7,900 34.74 4.40

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Anthony Davis LAL $9,700 57.53 5.93
Nikola Jokic DEN $11,200 65.38 5.84
Kristaps Porzingis BOS $7,000 35.03 5.00
Chet Holmgren OKC $6,900 34.52 5.00

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.