Sports from the Basement

NHL DraftKings Picks for Monday, January 2, 2017

Monday, January 2, 2017 NHL Daily Fantasy (DFS) Picks for DraftKings 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 Bo Horvat
C Patrice Bergeron
W Ryan Spooner
W Brad Marchand
W Sven Baertschi
D Tyson Barrie
D Torey Krug
G Tuukka Rask
Util Adam Henrique
Salary $49,200
Expected Points 120.17

Centers

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Patrice Bergeron BOS $6,100 12.66 1.98
David Krejci BOS $5,900 12.54 2.09
Matt Duchene COL $5,700 12.00 1.76
Bo Horvat VAN $4,600 11.27 2.35

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bo Horvat VAN $4,600 11.27 2.35
David Krejci BOS $5,900 12.54 2.09
Adam Henrique NJ $4,900 10.44 2.09
Patrice Bergeron BOS $6,100 12.66 1.98

Wings

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sven Baertschi VAN $4,500 12.46 2.77
Ryan Spooner BOS $4,300 11.83 2.52
Brad Marchand BOS $6,700 11.81 1.76
David Pastrnak BOS $7,500 10.12 1.49
Loui Eriksson VAN $4,200 10.05 1.83
P.A. Parenteau NJ $4,000 9.47 1.89
Kyle Palmieri NJ $4,700 9.40 1.74
Mikko Rantanen COL $4,400 7.90 1.76

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sven Baertschi VAN $4,500 12.46 2.77
Ryan Spooner BOS $4,300 11.83 2.52
Markus Granlund VAN $3,100 7.09 2.09
P.A. Parenteau NJ $4,000 9.47 1.89
Frank Vatrano BOS $3,800 7.15 1.83
Loui Eriksson VAN $4,200 10.05 1.83
Blake Comeau COL $3,600 6.10 1.79
Brad Marchand BOS $6,700 11.81 1.76

Defensemen

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tyson Barrie COL $4,600 13.60 2.72
Torey Krug BOS $5,400 12.74 2.20
Zdeno Chara BOS $4,200 9.80 2.23
Alexander Edler VAN $4,000 9.21 2.05

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tyson Barrie COL $4,600 13.60 2.72
Francois Beauchemin COL $4,000 7.84 2.24
Zdeno Chara BOS $4,200 9.80 2.23
Torey Krug BOS $5,400 12.74 2.20

Goalies

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tuukka Rask BOS $8,100 23.36 2.62
Ryan Miller VAN $7,800 18.01 2.25
Cory Schneider NJ $7,500 12.78 1.49
Calvin Pickard COL $7,200 6.85 0.89

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tuukka Rask BOS $8,100 23.36 2.62
Ryan Miller VAN $7,800 18.01 2.25
Cory Schneider NJ $7,500 12.78 1.49
Calvin Pickard COL $7,200 6.85 0.89

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
Wednesday Parx Racing
Begins Wed, Jan 20 12:25 PM ET
Wednesday Gulfstream Park
Begins Wed, Jan 20 12:35 PM ET
Wednesday Delta Downs
Begins Wed, Jan 20 1:55 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
NCAA Basketball
Final
Xavier Musketeers
Connecticut Huskies
Details
NCAA Basketball
6:00 PM ET
VCU Rams
St. Bonaventure Bonnies
Details
NCAA Basketball
8:00 PM ET
Tulsa Golden Hurricane
Houston Cougars
Details
NCAA Basketball
5:00 PM ET
Winthrop Eagles
Presbyterian Blue Hose
Details
NCAA Basketball
Final
Saint Louis Billikens
Massachusetts Minutemen
Details
NCAA Basketball
9:30 PM ET
Abilene Christian Wildcats
Sam Houston State Bearkats
Details
NCAA Basketball
7:00 PM ET
Clemson Tigers
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
Details
NCAA Basketball
9:00 PM ET
Fresno State Bulldogs
Boise State Broncos
Details
NCAA Basketball
5:00 PM ET
Mercer Bears
Citadel Bulldogs
Details
NCAA Basketball
Final
Texas Tech Red Raiders
TCU Horned Frogs
Details
Go to Scoreboard