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NBA FanDuel Picks for Sunday, January 22, 2017

Sunday, January 22, 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 Stephen Curry
PG Kyle Lowry
SG Norman Powell
SG Brandon Knight
SF Kevin Durant
SF Aaron Gordon
PF Draymond Green
PF Dirk Nowitzki
C Jonas Valanciunas
Salary $59,900
Expected Points 339.39

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

Point Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Stephen Curry GS $9,000 42.05 4.67
Kyle Lowry TOR $8,600 40.74 4.74
Eric Bledsoe PHO $8,300 40.09 4.83
Elfrid Payton ORL $6,200 31.02 5.00

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jameer Nelson DEN $3,800 22.96 6.04
Jordan Clarkson LAL $4,400 24.06 5.47
Elfrid Payton ORL $6,200 31.02 5.00
D.J. Augustin ORL $3,600 17.42 4.84

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
DeMar DeRozan TOR $9,000 39.68 4.41
Devin Booker PHO $6,500 31.08 4.78
Klay Thompson GS $6,200 29.18 4.71
Zach LaVine MIN $6,600 28.88 4.38

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Lou Williams LAL $5,100 28.56 5.60
Seth Curry DAL $4,000 21.53 5.38
Nick Young LAL $4,000 21.30 5.33
Devin Booker PHO $6,500 31.08 4.78

Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kevin Durant GS $10,600 49.25 4.65
Andrew Wiggins MIN $7,000 32.62 4.66
Aaron Gordon ORL $5,200 29.64 5.70
Harrison Barnes DAL $6,500 29.32 4.51

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Aaron Gordon ORL $5,200 29.64 5.70
Brandon Ingram LAL $4,400 24.38 5.54
DeMarre Carroll TOR $4,000 19.44 4.86
T.J. Warren PHO $4,600 21.78 4.73

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $10,200 41.97 4.11
Draymond Green GS $8,200 38.90 4.74
Julius Randle LAL $6,500 30.85 4.75
Dirk Nowitzki DAL $5,500 28.45 5.17

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dirk Nowitzki DAL $5,500 28.45 5.17
Gorgui Dieng MIN $5,400 26.15 4.84
Kenneth Faried DEN $5,400 26.07 4.83
Julius Randle LAL $6,500 30.85 4.75

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Karl-Anthony Towns MIN $10,000 47.67 4.77
Nikola Vucevic ORL $6,700 31.74 4.74
Jonas Valanciunas TOR $5,600 27.57 4.92
Tyson Chandler PHO $5,700 27.11 4.76

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jonas Valanciunas TOR $5,600 27.57 4.92
Karl-Anthony Towns MIN $10,000 47.67 4.77
Tyson Chandler PHO $5,700 27.11 4.76
Zaza Pachulia GS $4,200 19.89 4.74

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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