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NBA FanDuel 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 Kyle Lowry
PG Isaiah Thomas
SG Dewayne Dedmon
SG Roy Hibbert
SF Nicolas Batum
SF Paul George
PF Thaddeus Young
PF Nikola Mirotic
C DeMarcus Cousins
Salary $60,000
Expected Points 351.50

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 45.84 4.49
Isaiah Thomas BOS $9,800 45.74 4.67
Kyle Lowry TOR $8,600 43.26 5.03
Kyrie Irving CLE $8,400 38.90 4.63

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Matthew Dellavedova MIL $3,900 21.31 5.46
Goran Dragic MIA $7,200 37.27 5.18
Kyle Lowry TOR $8,600 43.26 5.03
Jeff Teague IND $7,200 35.53 4.93

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
DeMarcus Cousins SAC $10,700 54.73 5.11
James Harden HOU $12,000 54.70 4.56
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,300 48.63 4.72
Marc Gasol MEM $8,700 42.08 4.84

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Willie Reed MIA $3,900 26.00 6.67
Norman Powell TOR $4,200 24.83 5.91
Wayne Ellington MIA $4,000 22.30 5.57
Dion Waiters MIA $6,200 34.47 5.56

Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James CLE $10,800 49.76 4.61
Kawhi Leonard SA $9,800 40.46 4.13
Jimmy Butler CHI $9,800 40.02 4.08
Paul George IND $7,300 38.62 5.29

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Paul George IND $7,300 38.62 5.29
C.J. Miles IND $3,500 18.37 5.25
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson BKN $4,300 22.35 5.20
Nicolas Batum CHA $7,100 35.59 5.01

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Anthony Davis NO $10,300 39.51 3.84
Kevin Love CLE $7,900 38.04 4.82
Paul Millsap ATL $8,100 37.31 4.61
LaMarcus Aldridge SA $7,900 36.13 4.57

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
JaMychal Green MEM $4,500 22.76 5.06
Thaddeus Young IND $5,600 28.32 5.06
Ryan Anderson HOU $4,700 23.44 4.99
Kevin Love CLE $7,900 38.04 4.82

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
DeMarcus Cousins SAC $10,700 54.73 5.11
James Harden HOU $12,000 54.70 4.56
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,300 48.63 4.72
Marc Gasol MEM $8,700 42.08 4.84

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Willie Reed MIA $3,900 26.00 6.67
Norman Powell TOR $4,200 24.83 5.91
Wayne Ellington MIA $4,000 22.30 5.57
Dion Waiters MIA $6,200 34.47 5.56

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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