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NHL FanDuel Picks for Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 NHL Daily Fantasy (DFS) Picks for FanDuel Daily Fantasy League Competitions.

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Optimal Lineup

Updated Throughout the Day

C Travis Zajac
C Henrik Zetterberg
W James Neal
W Colin Wilson
W Blake Wheeler
W Michael Cammalleri
D Mattias Ekholm
D Rasmus Ristolainen
G Cam Talbot
Salary $54,300
Expected Points 131.86

Centers

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Connor McDavid EDM $8,600 15.80 1.84
Travis Zajac NJ $5,100 14.51 2.85
Derek Stepan NYR $5,900 13.88 2.35
Claude Giroux PHI $7,800 13.26 1.70

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Travis Zajac NJ $5,100 14.51 2.85
Derek Stepan NYR $5,900 13.88 2.35
Frans Nielsen DET $5,000 11.14 2.23
Mike Fisher NSH $4,800 10.53 2.19

Wings

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Vladimir Tarasenko STL $8,600 18.42 2.14
Michael Cammalleri NJ $5,500 17.33 3.15
James Neal NSH $7,400 15.30 2.07
Leon Draisaitl EDM $6,100 14.53 2.38
Taylor Hall NJ $7,200 14.23 1.98
Blake Wheeler WPG $7,400 13.75 1.86
Kyle Okposo BUF $6,100 13.10 2.15
Jaden Schwartz STL $6,100 12.99 2.13

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Michael Cammalleri NJ $5,500 17.33 3.15
Alexandre Burrows VAN $3,600 9.47 2.63
Chris VandeVelde PHI $3,000 7.48 2.49
Leon Draisaitl EDM $6,100 14.53 2.38
Josh Bailey NYI $4,500 10.64 2.36
Colin Wilson NSH $4,400 10.33 2.35
Sam Reinhart BUF $5,100 12.01 2.35
Rene Bourque COL $3,900 8.98 2.30

Defensemen

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Alex Pietrangelo STL $5,400 13.84 2.56
Roman Josi NSH $6,800 12.80 1.88
Mark Giordano CGY $6,100 12.57 2.06
Rasmus Ristolainen BUF $5,000 12.56 2.51

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Alex Pietrangelo STL $5,400 13.84 2.56
Ben Hutton VAN $4,400 11.24 2.55
Dennis Seidenberg NYI $4,000 10.10 2.52
Rasmus Ristolainen BUF $5,000 12.56 2.51

Goalies

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cam Talbot EDM $8,700 26.16 3.01
Chad Johnson CGY $8,200 24.08 2.94
Pekka Rinne NSH $9,300 22.38 2.41
Steve Mason PHI $8,100 22.13 2.73

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cam Talbot EDM $8,700 26.16 3.01
Chad Johnson CGY $8,200 24.08 2.94
Steve Mason PHI $8,100 22.13 2.73
Mike Smith ARZ $8,400 20.78 2.47

Picks are based on historical performance and match-up. Keep up to date on late-day roster moves and injuries Рthose are not taken into consideration. Sports from the Basement provides no warranty on these suggestions and readers should make picks at their own risk.

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