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NBA FanDuel Picks for Thursday, January 19, 2017

Thursday, January 19, 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 FanDuel (ie. players from one team), and may cross over multiple slates. For more detailed and customizable lineup generation, please use the NBA FanDuel Optimizer.

PG Kyrie Irving
PG John Wall
SG Jamal Crawford
SG James Jones
SF LeBron James
SF Mindaugas Kuzminskas
PF Dirk Nowitzki
PF Markieff Morris
C DeAndre Jordan
Salary $60,000
Expected Points 330.46

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

Point Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
John Wall WAS $10,200 43.59 4.27
Kyrie Irving CLE $8,400 39.72 4.73
Eric Bledsoe PHO $8,000 38.70 4.84
Ricky Rubio MIN $6,700 31.18 4.65

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Derrick Rose NY $6,200 31.16 5.03
Austin Rivers LAC $5,600 27.65 4.94
Eric Bledsoe PHO $8,000 38.70 4.84
Patty Mills SA $3,600 17.38 4.83

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bradley Beal WAS $7,200 31.94 4.44
Devin Booker PHO $6,400 28.61 4.47
Will Barton DEN $5,300 28.20 5.32
Zach LaVine MIN $6,200 25.59 4.13

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Will Barton DEN $5,300 28.20 5.32
Jamal Crawford LAC $3,500 17.71 5.06
Danny Green SA $3,600 17.65 4.90
J.J. Redick LAC $5,200 25.23 4.85

Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James CLE $10,500 48.73 4.64
Kawhi Leonard SA $9,400 42.15 4.48
Carmelo Anthony NY $7,700 36.05 4.68
Harrison Barnes DAL $6,700 29.41 4.39

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mindaugas Kuzminskas NY $3,900 19.25 4.94
Otto Porter WAS $6,000 28.32 4.72
Carmelo Anthony NY $7,700 36.05 4.68
LeBron James CLE $10,500 48.73 4.64

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $9,400 41.39 4.40
Kristaps Porzingis NY $7,400 35.13 4.75
LaMarcus Aldridge SA $7,800 33.38 4.28
Dirk Nowitzki DAL $5,700 29.22 5.13

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dirk Nowitzki DAL $5,700 29.22 5.13
Kristaps Porzingis NY $7,400 35.13 4.75
Channing Frye CLE $3,500 16.06 4.59
Kenneth Faried DEN $5,600 25.34 4.52

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Karl-Anthony Towns MIN $10,100 46.03 4.56
DeAndre Jordan LAC $8,200 39.05 4.76
Hassan Whiteside MIA $8,700 38.27 4.40
Pau Gasol SA $6,100 26.50 4.34

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
DeAndre Jordan LAC $8,200 39.05 4.76
Karl-Anthony Towns MIN $10,100 46.03 4.56
Tristan Thompson CLE $4,900 21.89 4.47
Tyson Chandler PHO $5,400 23.96 4.44

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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