NHL Draftkings Picks for May 14, 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 $9,800 22.00 2.24
Aleksander Barkov FLA $7,000 15.79 2.26
J.T. Miller VAN $6,900 13.66 1.98
Sam Bennett FLA $4,500 11.17 2.48

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sam Bennett FLA $4,500 11.17 2.48
Aleksander Barkov FLA $7,000 15.79 2.26
Elias Lindholm VAN $4,700 10.63 2.26
Anton Lundell FLA $3,700 8.32 2.25

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Leon Draisaitl EDM $8,000 19.94 2.49
Zach Hyman EDM $7,600 18.08 2.38
Sam Reinhart FLA $7,100 17.92 2.52
Matthew Tkachuk FLA $7,700 17.39 2.26

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sam Reinhart FLA $7,100 17.92 2.52
Eetu Luostarinen FLA $3,000 7.53 2.51
Leon Draisaitl EDM $8,000 19.94 2.49
Dylan Holloway EDM $2,600 6.36 2.45

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Evan Bouchard EDM $6,500 16.49 2.54
Mattias Ekholm EDM $4,600 11.92 2.59
Brandon Montour FLA $5,100 11.32 2.22
Darnell Nurse EDM $4,400 11.30 2.57

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Carlo BOS $3,100 8.51 2.74
Mattias Ekholm EDM $4,600 11.92 2.59
Darnell Nurse EDM $4,400 11.30 2.57
Evan Bouchard EDM $6,500 16.49 2.54

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sergei Bobrovsky FLA $8,400 14.71 1.75
Jeremy Swayman BOS $8,200 14.37 1.75
Arturs Silovs VAN $7,600 11.62 1.53
Calvin Pickard EDM $7,800 9.94 1.27

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sergei Bobrovsky FLA $8,400 14.71 1.75
Jeremy Swayman BOS $8,200 14.37 1.75
Arturs Silovs VAN $7,600 11.62 1.53
Calvin Pickard EDM $7,800 9.94 1.27

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.