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NBA DraftKings Picks for Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 NBA Daily Fantasy (DFS) Picks for FanDuel Daily Fantasy League Competitions.

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Optimal Lineup

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PG Goran Dragic
SG Victor Oladipo
SF Robert Covington
PF Kevin Love
C Draymond Green
G Evan Turner
F Zach Randolph
Flex Dion Waiters
Salary $49,800
Expected Points 270.76

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 63.10 5.05
James Harden HOU $12,100 57.60 4.76
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,400 49.14 4.73
Isaiah Thomas BOS $9,300 45.40 4.88

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Matthew Dellavedova MIL $3,900 24.02 6.16
Goran Dragic MIA $7,000 37.01 5.29
Dennis Schroder ATL $6,600 34.62 5.25
Jrue Holiday NO $6,800 35.22 5.18

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
James Harden HOU $12,100 57.60 4.76
Jimmy Butler CHI $9,500 42.57 4.48
C.J. McCollum POR $8,100 38.28 4.73
Nicolas Batum CHA $7,100 37.09 5.22

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Matthew Dellavedova MIL $3,900 24.02 6.16
Seth Curry DAL $4,100 23.40 5.71
Norman Powell TOR $3,500 19.80 5.66
Evan Turner POR $4,400 24.83 5.64

Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James CLE $10,700 49.53 4.63
Kevin Durant GS $10,300 49.23 4.78
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,400 49.14 4.73
Jimmy Butler CHI $9,500 42.57 4.48

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Wayne Ellington MIA $3,800 21.99 5.79
Norman Powell TOR $3,500 19.80 5.66
Robert Covington PHI $5,400 30.50 5.65
Evan Turner POR $4,400 24.83 5.64

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
DeMarcus Cousins SAC $10,500 54.31 5.17
Paul Millsap ATL $8,300 39.55 4.76
Kevin Love CLE $7,700 38.00 4.93
Draymond Green GS $7,700 36.48 4.74

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nerlens Noel PHI $4,100 26.33 6.42
Zach Randolph MEM $5,900 30.81 5.22
DeMarcus Cousins SAC $10,500 54.31 5.17
Ryan Anderson HOU $4,600 23.76 5.17

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
DeMarcus Cousins SAC $10,500 54.31 5.17
Anthony Davis NO $10,900 44.06 4.04
Hassan Whiteside MIA $9,200 39.63 4.31
Marc Gasol MEM $8,400 38.82 4.62

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nerlens Noel PHI $4,100 26.33 6.42
Zach Randolph MEM $5,900 30.81 5.22
DeMarcus Cousins SAC $10,500 54.31 5.17
Steven Adams OKC $5,500 28.46 5.17

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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