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NBA FanDuel Picks for Sunday, January 15, 2017

Sunday, January 15, 2017 NBA Daily Fantasy (DFS) Picks for FanDuel Daily Fantasy League Competitions.

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Optimal Lineup

Updated Throughout the Day

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PG Russell Westbrook
PG Kyle Lowry
SG Troy Daniels
SG Arron Afflalo
SF Bojan Bogdanovic
SF Andre Roberson
PF Jabari Parker
PF Tobias Harris
C Karl-Anthony Towns
Salary $60,000
Expected Points 357.49

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 $12,500 56.31 4.50
Kyle Lowry TOR $8,900 43.05 4.84
Mike Conley MEM $7,600 36.95 4.86
Dennis Schroder ATL $6,600 30.43 4.61

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Malcolm Brogdon MIL $5,400 27.36 5.07
Mike Conley MEM $7,600 36.95 4.86
Kyle Lowry TOR $8,900 43.05 4.84
Jordan Clarkson LAL $4,000 19.17 4.79

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
James Harden HOU $11,800 57.93 4.91
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,300 44.77 4.35
DeMar DeRozan TOR $9,100 42.86 4.71
Victor Oladipo OKC $5,700 28.51 5.00

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Reggie Bullock DET $3,500 18.56 5.30
Victor Oladipo OKC $5,700 28.51 5.00
James Harden HOU $11,800 57.93 4.91
Sean Kilpatrick BKN $4,100 19.54 4.76

Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jimmy Butler CHI $9,400 43.13 4.59
Carmelo Anthony NY $8,100 37.94 4.68
Rudy Gay SAC $7,200 30.67 4.26
Andrew Wiggins MIN $6,900 28.40 4.12

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
DeMarre Carroll TOR $4,000 21.95 5.49
Bojan Bogdanovic BKN $4,400 23.31 5.30
Marcus Morris DET $4,700 24.28 5.16
Trevor Ariza HOU $5,600 28.05 5.01

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Paul Millsap ATL $8,100 38.57 4.76
Jabari Parker MIL $7,400 37.88 5.12
Julius Randle LAL $6,700 30.58 4.56
Tobias Harris DET $5,800 30.36 5.23

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tobias Harris DET $5,800 30.36 5.23
Jabari Parker MIL $7,400 37.88 5.12
Anthony Tolliver SAC $3,900 19.94 5.11
Dirk Nowitzki DAL $5,600 27.87 4.98

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Karl-Anthony Towns MIN $10,100 47.70 4.72
DeMarcus Cousins SAC $10,400 46.15 4.44
Andre Drummond DET $7,900 41.10 5.20
Marc Gasol MEM $8,000 34.73 4.34

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Lucas Nogueira TOR $3,800 23.55 6.20
Joakim Noah NY $4,900 26.43 5.39
Justin Hamilton BKN $3,900 21.00 5.38
Andre Drummond DET $7,900 41.10 5.20

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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