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NHL DraftKings Picks for Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 NHL Daily Fantasy (DFS) Picks for DraftKings Daily Fantasy League Competitions.

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Optimal Lineup

Updated Throughout the Day

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C Vincent Trocheck
C Nazem Kadri
W Mikael Granlund
W Elias Lindholm
W James van Riemsdyk
D Tyson Barrie
D Duncan Keith
G John Gibson
Util Ryan Hartman
Salary $49,300
Expected Points 144.66

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

Centers

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tyler Bozak TOR $4,800 16.95 3.08
Vincent Trocheck FLA $6,100 16.45 2.49
Eric Staal MIN $6,800 15.95 2.42
Ryan O’Reilly BUF $5,600 15.10 2.40

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tyler Bozak TOR $4,800 16.95 3.08
Vincent Trocheck FLA $6,100 16.45 2.49
Eric Staal MIN $6,800 15.95 2.42
Ryan O’Reilly BUF $5,600 15.10 2.40

Wings

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mikael Granlund MIN $5,400 17.55 2.70
Mitchell Marner TOR $5,800 16.77 2.58
Patrick Kane CHI $7,600 16.73 1.95
James van Riemsdyk TOR $5,900 16.27 2.20
Elias Lindholm CAR $4,000 15.52 3.30
Mats Zuccarello NYR $6,200 14.80 2.28
Chris Kreider NYR $6,400 14.54 2.14
Taylor Hall NJ $6,300 14.37 2.02

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Elias Lindholm CAR $4,000 15.52 3.30
Zack Smith OTT $4,300 14.03 2.98
Tom Pyatt OTT $3,600 9.37 2.84
Brock McGinn CAR $3,300 10.59 2.79
Jason Zucker MIN $5,000 14.31 2.75
Mikael Granlund MIN $5,400 17.55 2.70
Ryan Hartman CHI $4,200 11.53 2.68
Tyler Ennis BUF $3,600 11.65 2.59

Defensemen

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dougie Hamilton CGY $5,000 13.72 2.25
Duncan Keith CHI $5,300 13.24 2.01
Justin Faulk CAR $5,300 12.82 2.14
Ryan McDonagh NYR $5,200 12.73 2.19

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Adam Clendening NYR $3,100 8.91 2.55
Michal Kempny CHI $3,000 8.34 2.45
Tyson Barrie COL $4,900 12.41 2.39
Francois Beauchemin COL $4,000 8.82 2.38

Goalies

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
John Gibson ANA $7,800 27.94 3.07
Sergei Bobrovsky CBJ $8,000 26.41 2.84
Ryan Miller VAN $7,600 24.36 2.93
Frederik Andersen TOR $7,900 23.81 2.67

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
John Gibson ANA $7,800 27.94 3.07
Ryan Miller VAN $7,600 24.36 2.93
Sergei Bobrovsky CBJ $8,000 26.41 2.84
Carter Hutton STL $7,600 21.90 2.74

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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