Tuesday, January 10, 2017 NHL Daily Fantasy (DFS) Picks for DraftKings Daily Fantasy League Competitions.

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Optimal Lineup

Updated Throughout the Day

Optimal lineups are generated to demonstrate groups of players that work well together. This should be used only as a thought-starter for your lineups. This lineup may not conform to exact requirements of DraftKings (ie. players from one team), and may cross over multiple slates. For more detailed and customizable lineup generation, please use the NHL DraftKings Optimizer.

C Bo Horvat
C Brayden Schenn
W Patrick Kane
W Anthony Mantha
W Thomas Vanek
D John Klingberg
D Radko Gudas
G Ryan Miller
Util Patrick Maroon
Salary $49,800
Expected Points 129.62

Player expected costs and values are calculated every thirty minutes throughout the day.

Centers

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jack Eichel BUF $7,200 14.03 1.92
Bo Horvat VAN $4,900 14.00 2.69
Patrice Bergeron BOS $6,100 13.73 2.05
Jason Spezza DAL $5,900 13.49 2.04

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bo Horvat VAN $4,900 14.00 2.69
Radek Faksa DAL $4,000 9.13 2.28
Patrik Berglund STL $3,800 8.70 2.17
Devin Shore DAL $3,600 7.62 2.06

Wings

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tyler Seguin DAL $7,800 17.59 2.05
Anthony Mantha DET $5,100 16.44 2.83
Patrick Kane CHI $7,700 16.23 1.82
Joe Pavelski SJ $7,400 14.90 1.86
Cam Atkinson CBJ $7,300 14.29 1.98
Brad Marchand BOS $6,400 14.29 2.07
Nick Foligno CBJ $6,500 13.69 2.01
David Backes BOS $5,200 13.60 2.43

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Anthony Mantha DET $5,100 16.44 2.83
Elias Lindholm CAR $3,800 11.07 2.57
Vinnie Hinostroza CHI $4,000 9.69 2.55
Marcus Foligno BUF $3,900 9.98 2.49
David Backes BOS $5,200 13.60 2.43
Thomas Vanek DET $5,000 13.46 2.40
Lauri Korpikoski DAL $3,400 7.67 2.32
Kevin Labanc SJ $3,600 9.13 2.28

Defensemen

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brent Burns SJ $8,100 16.56 2.02
John Klingberg DAL $5,000 12.54 2.16
Duncan Keith CHI $5,200 12.25 1.88
Andrej Sekera EDM $4,400 11.27 2.62

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Andrej Sekera EDM $4,400 11.27 2.62
Michal Kempny CHI $3,000 8.27 2.36
Alexander Edler VAN $4,000 10.97 2.33
Matthew Benning EDM $3,100 8.72 2.24

Goalies

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ryan Miller VAN $7,200 24.41 2.94
Corey Crawford CHI $8,400 24.21 2.72
John Gibson ANA $8,100 23.47 2.70
Cam Talbot EDM $7,500 20.39 2.32

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ryan Miller VAN $7,200 24.41 2.94
Corey Crawford CHI $8,400 24.21 2.72
John Gibson ANA $8,100 23.47 2.70
Cam Talbot EDM $7,500 20.39 2.32

Picks are based on historical performance and match-up. 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.