NHL Draftkings Picks for May 23, 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 $9,500 15.95 1.68
Leon Draisaitl EDM $8,500 15.92 1.87
Wyatt Johnston DAL $6,000 13.90 2.32
Mika Zibanejad NYR $5,800 13.51 2.33

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Anton Lundell FLA $3,700 9.17 2.48
Barclay Goodrow NYR $2,600 6.09 2.34
Mika Zibanejad NYR $5,800 13.51 2.33
Wyatt Johnston DAL $6,000 13.90 2.32

Wing

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sam Reinhart FLA $7,100 16.86 2.37
Matthew Tkachuk FLA $7,400 16.63 2.25
Artemi Panarin NYR $7,500 15.89 2.12
Carter Verhaeghe FLA $6,300 14.17 2.25

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dylan Holloway EDM $2,800 6.99 2.50
Alexis Lafreniere NYR $5,000 12.08 2.42
Sam Reinhart FLA $7,100 16.86 2.37
Jamie Benn DAL $4,300 10.05 2.34

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Defenseman

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Miro Heiskanen DAL $5,900 15.58 2.64
Evan Bouchard EDM $6,700 15.18 2.27
Adam Fox NYR $5,300 12.25 2.31
Chris Tanev DAL $3,900 10.26 2.63

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Miro Heiskanen DAL $5,900 15.58 2.64
Chris Tanev DAL $3,900 10.26 2.63
Gustav Forsling FLA $4,000 10.01 2.50
Esa Lindell DAL $3,500 8.42 2.41

Goalie

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jake Oettinger DAL $8,000 15.65 1.96
Stuart Skinner EDM $7,800 7.83 1.00

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jake Oettinger DAL $8,000 15.65 1.96
Stuart Skinner EDM $7,800 7.83 1.00

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.