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NBA DraftKings Picks for Friday, January 27, 2017

Friday, January 27, 2017 NBA Daily Fantasy (DFS) Picks for FanDuel Daily Fantasy League Competitions.

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Optimal Lineup

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PG Jeff Teague
SG Matthew Dellavedova
SF Dion Waiters
PF DeMarcus Cousins
C Willie Reed
G Dennis Schroder
F Paul George
Flex Wayne Ellington
Salary $49,900
Expected Points 275.80

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 $12,000 57.59 4.80
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,300 49.83 4.84
John Wall WAS $10,200 48.21 4.73
Isaiah Thomas BOS $9,800 47.15 4.81

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Matthew Dellavedova MIL $3,900 22.22 5.70
Goran Dragic MIA $7,200 38.45 5.34
Kyle Lowry TOR $8,600 44.81 5.21
Jeff Teague IND $7,200 36.84 5.12

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
James Harden HOU $12,000 57.59 4.80
Jimmy Butler CHI $9,800 41.41 4.23
Nicolas Batum CHA $7,100 36.99 5.21
Dion Waiters MIA $6,200 35.50 5.73

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Norman Powell TOR $4,200 25.73 6.13
Dion Waiters MIA $6,200 35.50 5.73
Matthew Dellavedova MIL $3,900 22.22 5.70
Nicolas Batum CHA $7,100 36.99 5.21

Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James CLE $10,800 51.12 4.73
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,300 49.83 4.84
Kawhi Leonard SA $9,800 41.81 4.27
Jimmy Butler CHI $9,800 41.41 4.23

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Norman Powell TOR $4,200 25.73 6.13
Wayne Ellington MIA $4,000 23.15 5.79
Dion Waiters MIA $6,200 35.50 5.73
C.J. Miles IND $3,500 19.43 5.55

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
DeMarcus Cousins SAC $10,700 57.04 5.33
Paul George IND $7,300 40.32 5.52
Kevin Love CLE $7,900 40.22 5.09
Paul Millsap ATL $8,100 38.38 4.74

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kelly Olynyk BOS $3,800 22.00 5.79
Paul George IND $7,300 40.32 5.52
Justin Hamilton BKN $3,500 19.12 5.46
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson BKN $4,300 23.18 5.39

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
DeMarcus Cousins SAC $10,700 57.04 5.33
Marc Gasol MEM $8,700 43.00 4.94
Anthony Davis NO $10,300 41.18 4.00
Kevin Love CLE $7,900 40.22 5.09

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Willie Reed MIA $3,900 26.63 6.83
Kelly Olynyk BOS $3,800 22.00 5.79
Justin Hamilton BKN $3,500 19.12 5.46
DeMarcus Cousins SAC $10,700 57.04 5.33

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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