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NHL FanDuel Picks for Friday, January 13, 2017

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

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C Auston Matthews
C Nicklas Backstrom
W Elias Lindholm
W Connor Brown
W Michael Frolik
W Chris Kreider
D Nick Holden
D John Carlson
G Thomas Greiss
Salary $54,900
Expected Points 143.34

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

Centers

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Auston Matthews TOR $7,800 20.04 2.57
Vincent Trocheck FLA $6,400 15.89 2.48
Nicklas Backstrom WSH $6,800 14.38 2.12
Mikael Backlund CGY $6,100 14.35 2.35

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Auston Matthews TOR $7,800 20.04 2.57
Vincent Trocheck FLA $6,400 15.89 2.48
Mikael Backlund CGY $6,100 14.35 2.35
Kevin Hayes NYR $5,400 11.80 2.19

Wings

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Alex Ovechkin WSH $8,900 17.07 1.92
Blake Wheeler WPG $7,000 17.06 2.44
Cam Atkinson CBJ $7,200 16.59 2.30
Nikita Kucherov TB $7,900 16.03 2.03
Chris Kreider NYR $6,900 15.76 2.28
Nikolaj Ehlers WPG $6,700 14.96 2.23
Elias Lindholm CAR $4,300 14.77 3.43
Mats Zuccarello NYR $6,600 14.14 2.14

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Elias Lindholm CAR $4,300 14.77 3.43
Derek Ryan CAR $4,000 11.08 2.77
Connor Brown TOR $4,800 12.53 2.61
Drew Stafford WPG $3,800 9.58 2.52
Pavel Buchnevich NYR $4,000 10.06 2.51
Michael Frolik CGY $5,100 12.75 2.50
Blake Wheeler WPG $7,000 17.06 2.44
Ondrej Palat TB $5,600 13.37 2.39

Defensemen

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
John Carlson WSH $6,200 16.55 2.67
Dougie Hamilton CGY $6,000 14.61 2.43
Justin Faulk CAR $5,800 14.29 2.46
Victor Hedman TB $7,200 13.29 1.85

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
John Carlson WSH $6,200 16.55 2.67
Jacob Trouba WPG $5,100 12.77 2.50
Justin Faulk CAR $5,800 14.29 2.46
Dougie Hamilton CGY $6,000 14.61 2.43

Goalies

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sergei Bobrovsky CBJ $9,400 30.20 3.21
Braden Holtby WSH $9,600 27.47 2.86
Thomas Greiss NYI $8,400 26.14 3.11
Connor Hellebuyck WPG $8,300 24.94 3.00

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sergei Bobrovsky CBJ $9,400 30.20 3.21
Thomas Greiss NYI $8,400 26.14 3.11
Connor Hellebuyck WPG $8,300 24.94 3.00
Braden Holtby WSH $9,600 27.47 2.86

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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