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NBA DraftKings Picks for Monday, December 19, 2016

Monday, December 19, 2016 NBA Daily Fantasy (DFS) Picks for FanDuel Daily Fantasy League Competitions.

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Optimal Lineup

Updated Throughout the Day

PG Russell Westbrook
SG Gary Harris
SF Glenn Robinson III
PF Markieff Morris
C Nikola Jokic
G Zach LaVine
F Kent Bazemore
Flex Dennis Schroder
Salary $49,900
Expected Points 261.65

Point Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Russell Westbrook OKC $12,500 62.83 5.03
John Wall WAS $9,900 47.39 4.79
Eric Bledsoe PHO $8,100 34.56 4.27
Dennis Schroder ATL $6,800 33.87 4.98

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Russell Westbrook OKC $12,500 62.83 5.03
Dennis Schroder ATL $6,800 33.87 4.98
John Wall WAS $9,900 47.39 4.79
Deron Williams DAL $6,300 30.11 4.78

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jimmy Butler CHI $8,500 40.99 4.82
Bradley Beal WAS $7,000 34.41 4.92
Zach LaVine MIN $6,400 32.77 5.12
Dwyane Wade CHI $7,100 31.71 4.47

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Zach LaVine MIN $6,400 32.77 5.12
Gary Harris DEN $4,800 24.21 5.04
Kent Bazemore ATL $4,200 21.04 5.01
Glenn Robinson III IND $4,300 21.84 5.08

Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jimmy Butler CHI $8,500 40.99 4.82
Paul George IND $8,100 37.71 4.66
Andrew Wiggins MIN $6,300 31.29 4.97
Harrison Barnes DAL $6,300 28.73 4.56

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Markieff Morris WAS $5,000 25.64 5.13
Kent Bazemore ATL $4,200 21.04 5.01
Andrew Wiggins MIN $6,300 31.29 4.97
Glenn Robinson III IND $4,300 21.84 5.08

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Karl-Anthony Towns MIN $9,400 43.02 4.58
Paul Millsap ATL $8,000 39.16 4.89
Paul George IND $8,100 37.71 4.66
Harrison Barnes DAL $6,300 28.73 4.56

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Markieff Morris WAS $5,000 25.64 5.13
Paul Millsap ATL $8,000 39.16 4.89
Tobias Harris DET $5,600 26.98 4.82
Thaddeus Young IND $4,700 22.15 4.71

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Karl-Anthony Towns MIN $9,400 43.02 4.58
Andre Drummond DET $7,800 36.22 4.64
Nikola Jokic DEN $5,900 30.87 5.23
Myles Turner IND $6,500 30.86 4.75

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $5,900 30.87 5.23
Marcin Gortat WAS $6,300 29.29 4.65
Andre Drummond DET $7,800 36.22 4.64
Gorgui Dieng MIN $5,500 26.11 4.75

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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