NHL FanDuel Picks for Apr 30, 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 $10,700 28.49 2.66
J.T. Miller VAN $8,400 19.56 2.33
Sebastian Aho CAR $8,700 18.56 2.13
John Tavares TOR $7,900 14.61 1.85

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nathan MacKinnon COL $10,700 28.49 2.66
J.T. Miller VAN $8,400 19.56 2.33
Casey Mittelstadt COL $5,500 12.44 2.26
Sebastian Aho CAR $8,700 18.56 2.13

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Filip Forsberg NSH $9,600 22.61 2.36
Mikko Rantanen COL $9,200 22.05 2.40
Jake Guentzel CAR $9,100 19.71 2.17
Valeri Nichushkin COL $8,300 18.38 2.21

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Artturi Lehkonen COL $7,000 18.05 2.58
Conor Garland VAN $5,700 14.56 2.55
Anders Lee NYI $5,000 12.23 2.45
Mikko Rantanen COL $9,200 22.05 2.40

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cale Makar COL $7,800 23.20 2.97
Roman Josi NSH $7,700 18.03 2.34
Quinn Hughes VAN $6,900 15.37 2.23
Josh Morrissey WPG $6,700 15.11 2.26

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cale Makar COL $7,800 23.20 2.97
Josh Manson COL $4,300 11.15 2.59
Jaccob Slavin CAR $4,700 11.54 2.46
Brady Skjei CAR $5,800 13.89 2.39

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Frederik Andersen CAR $8,500 26.26 3.09
Jeremy Swayman BOS $8,200 21.40 2.61
Semyon Varlamov NYI $7,000 18.24 2.61
Arturs Silovs VAN $7,800 16.30 2.09

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Frederik Andersen CAR $8,500 26.26 3.09
Jeremy Swayman BOS $8,200 21.40 2.61
Semyon Varlamov NYI $7,000 18.24 2.61
Arturs Silovs VAN $7,800 16.30 2.09

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.