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NBA FanDuel Picks for Saturday, January 28, 2017

Saturday, January 28, 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 Kemba Walker
PG Goran Dragic
SG Arron Afflalo
SG Randy Foye
SF Jae Crowder
SF Andrew Wiggins
PF Draymond Green
PF Marvin Williams
C DeMarcus Cousins
Salary $60,000
Expected Points 341.42

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

Point Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Isaiah Thomas BOS $10,000 42.94 4.29
Eric Bledsoe PHO $9,700 42.38 4.37
Kemba Walker CHA $8,300 40.72 4.91
Stephen Curry GS $9,000 40.16 4.46

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jameer Nelson DEN $4,700 24.93 5.30
Goran Dragic MIA $7,500 37.83 5.04
Darren Collison SAC $4,900 24.48 5.00
Reggie Jackson DET $6,600 32.68 4.95

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,500 50.52 4.81
Nicolas Batum CHA $7,500 36.03 4.80
Devin Booker PHO $6,800 32.12 4.72
Dion Waiters MIA $6,500 30.40 4.68

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sean Kilpatrick BKN $4,000 21.95 5.49
Wayne Ellington MIA $4,000 21.73 5.43
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,500 50.52 4.81
Nicolas Batum CHA $7,500 36.03 4.80

Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kevin Durant GS $10,400 45.52 4.38
Andrew Wiggins MIN $7,300 35.60 4.88
Gordon Hayward UTA $7,200 33.28 4.62
Jae Crowder BOS $6,000 30.84 5.14

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jae Crowder BOS $6,000 30.84 5.14
T.J. Warren PHO $4,300 21.95 5.10
Marcus Morris DET $5,400 27.29 5.05
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist CHA $5,700 28.25 4.96

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Blake Griffin LAC $8,700 38.41 4.41
Draymond Green GS $7,800 37.56 4.82
Jabari Parker MIL $7,900 36.33 4.60
Zach Randolph MEM $5,500 26.98 4.91

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jon Leuer DET $4,600 23.68 5.15
Jonas Jerebko BOS $3,500 17.53 5.01
Marvin Williams CHA $5,200 25.68 4.94
Zach Randolph MEM $5,500 26.98 4.91

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
DeMarcus Cousins SAC $10,900 54.64 5.01
Karl-Anthony Towns MIN $10,700 49.20 4.60
Andre Drummond DET $7,700 38.32 4.98
Marc Gasol MEM $8,200 37.99 4.63

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jusuf Nurkic DEN $4,000 25.79 6.45
Spencer Hawes CHA $4,000 22.70 5.67
DeMarcus Cousins SAC $10,900 54.64 5.01
Andre Drummond DET $7,700 38.32 4.98

Picks are based on historical performance and match-up. Keep up to date on late-day roster moves and injuries – those 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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