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NBA FanDuel Picks for Friday, January 13, 2017

Friday, January 13, 2017 NBA Daily Fantasy (DFS) Picks for FanDuel Daily Fantasy League Competitions.

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PG Kyle Lowry
PG Russell Westbrook
SG Gerald Henderson
SG Darrun Hilliard
SF Aaron Gordon
SF Michael Kidd-Gilchrist
PF Trevor Booker
PF Paul Millsap
C Joel Embiid
Salary $60,000
Expected Points 360.21

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

Point Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Russell Westbrook OKC $12,800 57.68 4.51
Kyle Lowry TOR $9,200 45.43 4.94
Isaiah Thomas BOS $9,000 41.25 4.58
Damian Lillard POR $8,300 38.29 4.61

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Marcus Smart BOS $5,600 29.26 5.22
Darren Collison SAC $4,400 22.25 5.06
T.J. McConnell PHI $5,400 27.04 5.01
Kyle Lowry TOR $9,200 45.43 4.94

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
James Harden HOU $11,600 53.99 4.65
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,600 45.22 4.27
DeMar DeRozan TOR $9,400 42.16 4.49
C.J. McCollum POR $8,600 40.45 4.70

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dion Waiters MIA $4,900 25.10 5.12
Brandon Rush MIN $4,000 19.11 4.78
Sean Kilpatrick BKN $4,100 19.50 4.76
Nicolas Batum CHA $7,500 35.52 4.74

Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James CLE $9,900 46.68 4.72
Gordon Hayward UTA $7,400 32.64 4.41
Andrew Wiggins MIN $6,800 30.23 4.45
Rudy Gay SAC $6,900 29.71 4.31

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Aaron Gordon ORL $4,900 25.71 5.25
DeMarre Carroll TOR $3,800 19.19 5.05
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist CHA $4,700 23.67 5.04
Marcus Morris DET $4,600 22.22 4.83

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Paul Millsap ATL $8,100 39.71 4.90
Kevin Love CLE $7,700 34.71 4.51
Jabari Parker MIL $7,400 33.56 4.53
Serge Ibaka ORL $6,700 27.85 4.16

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Paul Millsap ATL $8,100 39.71 4.90
Derrick Favors UTA $4,700 22.92 4.88
Trevor Booker BKN $5,400 26.25 4.86
Gorgui Dieng MIN $5,300 25.23 4.76

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
DeMarcus Cousins SAC $10,100 45.98 4.55
Karl-Anthony Towns MIN $9,700 42.33 4.36
Hassan Whiteside MIA $8,600 41.35 4.81
Joel Embiid PHI $7,800 38.65 4.96

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Lucas Nogueira TOR $3,600 18.62 5.17
Steven Adams OKC $6,000 30.07 5.01
Joel Embiid PHI $7,800 38.65 4.96
Nikola Vucevic ORL $7,000 34.31 4.90

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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