Sports from the Basement

NHL FanDuel Picks for Monday, December 19, 2016

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

For full value reports and bulk linuep optimzers, check out FantasyPlus from Sports from the Basement.


Optimal Lineup

Updated Throughout the Day

C Brayden Schenn
C Auston Matthews
W Robby Fabbri
W Johnny Gaudreau
W Rickard Rakell
W Zach Hyman
D Morgan Rielly
D Alex Pietrangelo
G Steve Mason
Salary $54,500
Expected Points 138.19

Centers

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Auston Matthews TOR $6,800 16.23 2.39
Brayden Schenn PHI $6,200 14.51 2.34
Claude Giroux PHI $8,000 14.49 1.81
Sean Monahan CGY $6,800 14.20 2.09

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mark Letestu EDM $3,900 10.62 2.72
Auston Matthews TOR $6,800 16.23 2.39
Mike Fisher NSH $4,700 11.04 2.35
Brayden Schenn PHI $6,200 14.51 2.34

Wings

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Johnny Gaudreau CGY $7,600 20.58 2.71
Vladimir Tarasenko STL $8,800 17.67 2.01
Rickard Rakell ANA $6,000 17.01 2.83
Jakub Voracek PHI $7,400 16.51 2.23
Leon Draisaitl EDM $6,400 15.53 2.43
Jakob Silfverberg ANA $5,800 13.41 2.31
Robby Fabbri STL $5,100 13.29 2.61
Zach Hyman TOR $3,900 12.37 3.17

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Zach Hyman TOR $3,900 12.37 3.17
Derek Ryan CAR $3,500 10.58 3.02
Kris Versteeg CGY $3,700 10.85 2.93
Rickard Rakell ANA $6,000 17.01 2.83
Johnny Gaudreau CGY $7,600 20.58 2.71
Robby Fabbri STL $5,100 13.29 2.61
Leon Draisaitl EDM $6,400 15.53 2.43
Jakob Silfverberg ANA $5,800 13.41 2.31

Defensemen

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dougie Hamilton CGY $5,700 13.78 2.42
Alex Pietrangelo STL $5,700 13.40 2.35
Cam Fowler ANA $5,100 13.25 2.60
Andrej Sekera EDM $4,300 12.02 2.79

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Joel Edmundson STL $3,200 9.74 3.04
Brett Pesce CAR $3,500 10.38 2.97
Jaccob Slavin CAR $3,500 10.03 2.87
Andrej Sekera EDM $4,300 12.02 2.79

Goalies

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Steve Mason PHI $8,400 20.65 2.46
Frederik Andersen TOR $9,000 20.25 2.25
Mike Smith ARZ $8,200 20.11 2.45
John Gibson ANA $8,600 18.21 2.12

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Steve Mason PHI $8,400 20.65 2.46
Mike Smith ARZ $8,200 20.11 2.45
Frederik Andersen TOR $9,000 20.25 2.25
Cam Ward CAR $8,200 17.43 2.13

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.

Upcoming Bankroll Contests
Thursday Woman's World Cup Soccer
Begins Thu, Jun 20 12:00 PM ET
Thursday Delaware Park
Begins Thu, Jun 20 1:15 PM ET
Thursday Gulfstream Park
Begins Thu, Jun 20 1:15 PM ET
Thursday Early MLB Baseball
Begins Thu, Jun 20 2:05 PM ET
Thursday Belmont Park
Begins Thu, Jun 20 3:05 PM ET
Thursday Churchill Downs
Begins Thu, Jun 20 5:00 PM ET
Thursday Copa America Soccer
Begins Thu, Jun 20 7:00 PM ET
Go To Lobby
SFTB Plus

$10 a Month Gets You DFS Optimizers, Horse Racing Advanced Stats, and More.

Sign up now and get 7 days free of charge!

Learn More
SFTB Parties

Choose Your Events and Create Your Own Sportsbook for You and Your Friends.

Only $3 to set up, and includes unlimited guests.

Learn More
Scoreboard
MLB Baseball
Final
Tampa Bay Rays 1
New York Yankees 12
Details
MLB Baseball
Final
Boston Red Sox 9
Minnesota Twins 4
Details
World - ICC World Cup
Final
South Africa 241-6 (49)
New Zealand 245-6 (48.3)
Details
MLB Baseball
Final
Houston Astros 2
Cincinnati Reds 3
Details
MLB Baseball
Final
San Francisco Giants 2
Los Angeles Dodgers 9
Details
MLB Baseball
Final
New York Mets 2
Atlanta Braves 7
Details
MLB Baseball
Final
Cleveland Indians 10
Texas Rangers 4
Details
MLB Baseball
Final
Milwaukee Brewers 7
San Diego Padres 8
Details
MLB Baseball
Final
Chicago White Sox 3
Chicago Cubs 7
Details
MLB Baseball
Final
Colorado Rockies 6
Arizona Diamondbacks 4
Details
Go to Scoreboard