NHL Draftkings Picks for May 7, 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 $10,000 22.07 2.21
Wyatt Johnston DAL $5,900 15.87 2.69
Mika Zibanejad NYR $6,500 15.18 2.34
Vincent Trocheck NYR $6,300 13.90 2.21

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Wyatt Johnston DAL $5,900 15.87 2.69
Mika Zibanejad NYR $6,500 15.18 2.34
Casey Mittelstadt COL $3,800 8.91 2.34
Nathan MacKinnon COL $10,000 22.07 2.21

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mikko Rantanen COL $7,700 17.64 2.29
Artemi Panarin NYR $8,300 17.45 2.10
Jake Guentzel CAR $7,300 16.40 2.25
Seth Jarvis CAR $5,100 15.00 2.94

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Seth Jarvis CAR $5,100 15.00 2.94
Miles Wood COL $3,100 8.31 2.68
Artturi Lehkonen COL $5,300 13.59 2.56
Craig Smith DAL $2,500 6.28 2.51

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cale Makar COL $8,000 17.46 2.18
Adam Fox NYR $6,000 13.55 2.26
Miro Heiskanen DAL $5,600 12.01 2.15
Brady Skjei CAR $4,400 11.36 2.58

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Josh Manson COL $3,600 9.58 2.66
Jaccob Slavin CAR $3,900 10.12 2.59
Brady Skjei CAR $4,400 11.36 2.58
Esa Lindell DAL $4,000 9.43 2.36

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Frederik Andersen CAR $7,800 18.13 2.32
Jake Oettinger DAL $8,000 16.62 2.08
Igor Shesterkin NYR $7,600 13.50 1.78
Alexandar Georgiev COL $7,400 7.60 1.03

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Frederik Andersen CAR $7,800 18.13 2.32
Jake Oettinger DAL $8,000 16.62 2.08
Igor Shesterkin NYR $7,600 13.50 1.78
Alexandar Georgiev COL $7,400 7.60 1.03

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.