NHL FanDuel Picks for May 12, 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
Connor McDavid EDM $10,300 29.91 2.90
Leon Draisaitl EDM $9,700 25.12 2.59
Aleksander Barkov FLA $8,100 19.73 2.44
J.T. Miller VAN $8,600 17.11 1.99

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Connor McDavid EDM $10,300 29.91 2.90
Leon Draisaitl EDM $9,700 25.12 2.59
Aleksander Barkov FLA $8,100 19.73 2.44
Sam Bennett FLA $6,000 13.96 2.33

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Zach Hyman EDM $9,600 22.18 2.31
Sam Reinhart FLA $9,300 21.64 2.33
Matthew Tkachuk FLA $9,200 21.36 2.32
Carter Verhaeghe FLA $8,400 18.26 2.17

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Conor Garland VAN $5,500 13.29 2.42
Eetu Luostarinen FLA $4,300 10.31 2.40
Sam Reinhart FLA $9,300 21.64 2.33
Matthew Tkachuk FLA $9,200 21.36 2.32

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Evan Bouchard EDM $7,100 19.73 2.78
Brandon Montour FLA $6,100 15.37 2.52
Mattias Ekholm EDM $5,800 14.85 2.56
Quinn Hughes VAN $6,400 13.50 2.11

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Evan Bouchard EDM $7,100 19.73 2.78
Mattias Ekholm EDM $5,800 14.85 2.56
Brandon Montour FLA $6,100 15.37 2.52
Darnell Nurse EDM $5,000 12.27 2.45

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sergei Bobrovsky FLA $8,100 20.52 2.53
Stuart Skinner EDM $8,300 17.44 2.10
Jeremy Swayman BOS $7,800 16.14 2.07
Arturs Silovs VAN $7,500 14.68 1.96

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sergei Bobrovsky FLA $8,100 20.52 2.53
Stuart Skinner EDM $8,300 17.44 2.10
Jeremy Swayman BOS $7,800 16.14 2.07
Arturs Silovs VAN $7,500 14.68 1.96

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.