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NBA DraftKings Picks for Monday, January 23, 2017

Monday, January 23, 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 James Harden
SG J.J. Redick
SF Joe Ingles
PF DeMarcus Cousins
C David Lee
G Bojan Bogdanovic
F Terrence Jones
Flex Dejounte Murray
Salary $50,000
Expected Points 274.70

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

Point Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
James Harden HOU $11,900 61.18 5.14
Russell Westbrook OKC $12,000 57.62 4.80
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,800 52.67 4.88
John Wall WAS $9,700 49.45 5.10

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dejounte Murray SA $3,800 24.58 6.47
George Hill UTA $6,100 33.67 5.52
Patty Mills SA $3,600 19.03 5.28
Raymond Felton LAC $4,900 25.53 5.21

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
James Harden HOU $11,900 61.18 5.14
Nicolas Batum CHA $7,300 36.29 4.97
Bradley Beal WAS $6,700 34.96 5.22
Klay Thompson GS $6,200 30.85 4.98

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Joe Ingles UTA $3,900 23.74 6.09
Sean Kilpatrick BKN $4,100 23.07 5.63
Danny Green SA $3,500 19.53 5.58
Bojan Bogdanovic BKN $4,400 23.54 5.35

Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kevin Durant GS $10,600 50.49 4.76
LeBron James CLE $10,600 49.41 4.66
Carmelo Anthony NY $8,100 37.87 4.67
Paul George IND $7,000 37.40 5.34

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Joe Ingles UTA $3,900 23.74 6.09
Paul George IND $7,000 37.40 5.34
Wayne Ellington MIA $3,700 19.55 5.28
Marcus Morris DET $5,400 27.87 5.16

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
DeMarcus Cousins SAC $10,900 55.48 5.09
LaMarcus Aldridge SA $7,600 39.50 5.20
Paul Millsap ATL $8,100 38.77 4.79
Draymond Green GS $8,200 38.51 4.70

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Terrence Jones NO $5,300 32.36 6.11
David Lee SA $5,100 30.70 6.02
Paul George IND $7,000 37.40 5.34
James Johnson MIA $5,900 31.38 5.32

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
DeMarcus Cousins SAC $10,900 55.48 5.09
DeAndre Jordan LAC $8,400 43.52 5.18
Hassan Whiteside MIA $8,500 40.42 4.76
Andre Drummond DET $7,700 38.65 5.02

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Terrence Jones NO $5,300 32.36 6.11
David Lee SA $5,100 30.70 6.02
Cody Zeller CHA $5,000 26.92 5.38
Marcin Gortat WAS $5,700 30.53 5.36

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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