NHL FanDuel 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.


Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Steven Stamkos TB $9,400 23.27 2.48
Jack Eichel VGK $9,500 22.20 2.34
Brayden Point TB $8,700 18.78 2.16
Wyatt Johnston DAL $7,300 17.50 2.40

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Steven Stamkos TB $9,400 23.27 2.48
Wyatt Johnston DAL $7,300 17.50 2.40
Jack Eichel VGK $9,500 22.20 2.34
Brayden Point TB $8,700 18.78 2.16

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikita Kucherov TB $10,200 21.87 2.14
Sam Reinhart FLA $9,500 20.79 2.19
Matthew Tkachuk FLA $9,300 20.69 2.22
Jason Robertson DAL $8,300 17.34 2.09

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Craig Smith DAL $3,400 7.81 2.30
Matthew Tkachuk FLA $9,300 20.69 2.22
Kyle Okposo FLA $3,200 7.03 2.20
Brandon Hagel TB $6,400 14.05 2.20

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Victor Hedman TB $6,900 15.14 2.19
Miro Heiskanen DAL $6,700 14.89 2.22
Alex Pietrangelo VGK $5,800 12.49 2.15
Brandon Montour FLA $6,100 12.15 1.99

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brayden McNabb VGK $4,200 10.58 2.52
Miro Heiskanen DAL $6,700 14.89 2.22
Victor Hedman TB $6,900 15.14 2.19
Esa Lindell DAL $3,900 8.40 2.15

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jake Oettinger DAL $7,800 24.17 3.10
Sergei Bobrovsky FLA $8,200 19.84 2.42
Logan Thompson VGK $7,900 17.37 2.20
Andrei Vasilevskiy TB $7,500 12.26 1.63

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jake Oettinger DAL $7,800 24.17 3.10
Sergei Bobrovsky FLA $8,200 19.84 2.42
Logan Thompson VGK $7,900 17.37 2.20
Andrei Vasilevskiy TB $7,500 12.26 1.63

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.