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NBA DraftKings Picks for Saturday, January 14, 2017

Saturday, January 14, 2017 NBA Daily Fantasy (DFS) Picks for FanDuel 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 NBA DraftKings Optimizer.

PG Chris Paul
SG Austin Rivers
SF Robert Covington
PF Dario Saric
C DeAndre Jordan
G T.J. McConnell
F Kawhi Leonard
Flex J.J. Redick
Salary $50,000
Expected Points 263.39

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

Point Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Chris Paul LAC $9,500 47.58 5.01
John Wall WAS $9,700 44.76 4.61
Eric Bledsoe PHO $7,700 35.41 4.60
Jrue Holiday NO $6,800 31.69 4.66

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Austin Rivers LAC $4,300 25.86 6.01
Tony Parker SA $4,800 25.50 5.31
T.J. McConnell PHI $5,400 28.15 5.21
Elfrid Payton ORL $4,800 25.01 5.21

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jimmy Butler CHI $9,600 37.63 3.92
Bradley Beal WAS $7,000 33.17 4.74
Dwyane Wade CHI $7,200 32.86 4.56
Devin Booker PHO $6,300 29.02 4.61

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
J.J. Redick LAC $4,800 28.88 6.02
Austin Rivers LAC $4,300 25.86 6.01
Jamal Crawford LAC $3,800 20.50 5.39
Buddy Hield NO $4,100 21.71 5.29

Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kawhi Leonard SA $8,700 41.74 4.80
Jimmy Butler CHI $9,600 37.63 3.92
Gordon Hayward UTA $7,600 34.19 4.50
Otto Porter WAS $6,200 30.50 4.92

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
J.J. Redick LAC $4,800 28.88 6.02
Dario Saric PHI $3,900 21.68 5.56
Robert Covington PHI $5,500 29.18 5.31
Brandon Ingram LAL $3,800 19.90 5.24

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Anthony Davis NO $11,500 54.44 4.73
LaMarcus Aldridge SA $7,300 36.52 5.00
Julius Randle LAL $6,700 34.63 5.17
Otto Porter WAS $6,200 30.50 4.92

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dario Saric PHI $3,900 21.68 5.56
Derrick Favors UTA $4,700 25.23 5.37
Julius Randle LAL $6,700 34.63 5.17
Aaron Gordon ORL $5,000 25.20 5.04

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Anthony Davis NO $11,500 54.44 4.73
DeAndre Jordan LAC $7,900 40.32 5.10
LaMarcus Aldridge SA $7,300 36.52 5.00
Rudy Gobert UTA $7,500 34.72 4.63

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nerlens Noel PHI $4,700 25.75 5.48
Derrick Favors UTA $4,700 25.23 5.37
Julius Randle LAL $6,700 34.63 5.17
Robin Lopez CHI $4,100 21.00 5.12

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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