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NBA DraftKings Picks for Thursday, February 2, 2017

Thursday, February 2, 2017 NBA Daily Fantasy (DFS) Picks for FanDuel 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 NBA DraftKings Optimizer.

PG James Harden
SG Danny Green
SF Markieff Morris
PF David Lee
C Dwight Howard
G Klay Thompson
F Andre Iguodala
Flex Dewayne Dedmon
Salary $50,000
Expected Points 253.63

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 58.67 4.89
John Wall WAS $10,800 50.70 4.69
Stephen Curry GS $9,600 43.86 4.57
Dennis Schroder ATL $6,700 32.07 4.79

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Raymond Felton LAC $4,600 23.78 5.17
James Harden HOU $12,000 58.67 4.89
Dennis Schroder ATL $6,700 32.07 4.79
D’Angelo Russell LAL $6,100 29.16 4.78

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
James Harden HOU $12,000 58.67 4.89
Bradley Beal WAS $7,200 35.22 4.89
Klay Thompson GS $6,300 32.92 5.23
Lou Williams LAL $6,500 28.90 4.45

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Danny Green SA $3,700 19.56 5.29
Klay Thompson GS $6,300 32.92 5.23
Jamal Crawford LAC $4,500 23.21 5.16
Nik Stauskas PHI $3,700 18.98 5.13

Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kevin Durant GS $10,700 47.82 4.47
Kawhi Leonard SA $10,100 44.54 4.41
Markieff Morris WAS $7,500 35.29 4.70
Otto Porter WAS $6,700 29.27 4.37

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Andre Iguodala GS $4,400 22.26 5.06
Kent Bazemore ATL $5,000 25.16 5.03
Dario Saric PHI $4,400 22.06 5.01
Trevor Ariza HOU $5,300 25.65 4.84

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Blake Griffin LAC $9,200 38.90 4.23
Paul Millsap ATL $8,500 38.77 4.56
Markieff Morris WAS $7,500 35.29 4.70
Otto Porter WAS $6,700 29.27 4.37

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
David Lee SA $5,400 28.28 5.24
Ersan Ilyasova PHI $5,700 28.70 5.04
Dario Saric PHI $4,400 22.06 5.01
Trevor Ariza HOU $5,300 25.65 4.84

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dwight Howard ATL $7,100 36.55 5.15
DeAndre Jordan LAC $8,000 34.87 4.36
Marcin Gortat WAS $6,700 31.81 4.75
David Lee SA $5,400 28.28 5.24

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dewayne Dedmon SA $3,600 20.10 5.58
David Lee SA $5,400 28.28 5.24
Dwight Howard ATL $7,100 36.55 5.15
JaVale McGee GS $3,500 17.21 4.92

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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