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NHL DraftKings Picks for Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 NHL Daily Fantasy (DFS) Picks for DraftKings Daily Fantasy League Competitions.

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Optimal Lineup

Updated Throughout the Day

Optimal lineups are generated to demonstrate groups of players that work well together. This should be used only as a thought-starter for your lineups. This lineup may not conform to exact requirements of DraftKings (ie. players from one team), and may cross over multiple slates. For more detailed and customizable lineup generation, please use the NHL DraftKings Optimizer.

C Anze Kopitar
C Evgeny Kuznetsov
W T.J. Oshie
W Jason Pominville
W Brad Marchand
D Dougie Hamilton
D Brandon Carlo
G Braden Holtby
Util Drew Doughty
Salary $50,000
Expected Points 141.53

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

Centers

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Anze Kopitar LA $5,500 16.21 2.42
Evgeny Kuznetsov WSH $5,400 15.44 2.27
Patrice Bergeron BOS $6,400 14.99 2.14
Sean Monahan CGY $5,200 14.22 2.03

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Lars Eller WSH $3,300 9.37 2.68
Anze Kopitar LA $5,500 16.21 2.42
Evgeny Kuznetsov WSH $5,400 15.44 2.27
Patrice Bergeron BOS $6,400 14.99 2.14

Wings

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brad Marchand BOS $6,800 18.60 2.48
T.J. Oshie WSH $6,300 16.82 2.34
Alex Ovechkin WSH $8,400 16.25 1.81
Mikael Granlund MIN $6,100 15.39 2.17
Nino Niederreiter MIN $5,300 13.99 2.50
Jason Zucker MIN $4,900 13.70 2.40
David Pastrnak BOS $6,600 12.53 1.84
Andre Burakovsky WSH $4,200 11.96 2.26

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kyle Clifford LA $3,000 8.18 2.56
Nino Niederreiter MIN $5,300 13.99 2.50
Dustin Brown LA $3,900 9.99 2.50
Brad Marchand BOS $6,800 18.60 2.48
Jason Zucker MIN $4,900 13.70 2.40
Marian Gaborik LA $4,300 11.91 2.38
T.J. Oshie WSH $6,300 16.82 2.34
Matt Nieto COL $2,900 7.70 2.27

Defensemen

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Drew Doughty PAC $5,500 14.23 2.22
Dougie Hamilton CGY $5,000 12.70 2.23
John Carlson WSH $6,500 11.88 1.95
Jake Muzzin LA $4,400 11.73 2.35

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jake Muzzin LA $4,400 11.73 2.35
Francois Beauchemin COL $3,700 8.47 2.23
Dougie Hamilton CGY $5,000 12.70 2.23
Drew Doughty PAC $5,500 14.23 2.22

Goalies

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Braden Holtby WSH $8,300 29.18 3.01
Peter Budaj LA $8,200 23.14 2.79
Devan Dubnyk MIN $8,000 21.67 2.26
Brian Elliott CGY $7,300 7.36 0.92

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Braden Holtby WSH $8,300 29.18 3.01
Peter Budaj LA $8,200 23.14 2.79
Devan Dubnyk MIN $8,000 21.67 2.26
Brian Elliott CGY $7,300 7.36 0.92

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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