Sports from the Basement

NBA DraftKings Picks for Tuesday, November 13, 2018

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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 Klay Thompson
SF Kevin Durant
PF Larry Nance Jr.
C Alex Len
G Collin Sexton
F Miles Bridges
Util Vince Carter
Salary $50,000
Expected Points 273.33

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 $10,500 55.95 5.33
Kemba Walker CHA $9,700 44.36 4.57
Chris Paul HOU $8,300 41.53 5.00
Trae Young ATL $7,200 34.52 4.79

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Collin Sexton CLE $5,100 27.66 5.42
James Harden HOU $10,500 55.95 5.33
Monte Morris DEN $3,700 19.56 5.29
Jeremy Lin ATL $3,800 19.76 5.20

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Klay Thompson GS $6,800 34.17 5.02
Gary Harris DEN $6,000 30.85 5.14
Kent Bazemore ATL $5,900 28.99 4.91
Nicolas Batum CHA $5,800 28.93 4.99

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Gary Harris DEN $6,000 30.85 5.14
Klay Thompson GS $6,800 34.17 5.02
Nicolas Batum CHA $5,800 28.93 4.99
Kent Bazemore ATL $5,900 28.99 4.91

Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kevin Durant GS $11,200 57.30 5.12
Taurean Prince ATL $6,100 29.60 4.85
Trey Lyles DEN $4,600 21.70 4.72
P.J. Tucker HOU $4,300 21.07 4.90

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Miles Bridges CHA $3,700 20.14 5.44
Kevin Durant GS $11,200 57.30 5.12
Gary Clark HOU $3,700 18.48 4.99
P.J. Tucker HOU $4,300 21.07 4.90

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Larry Nance Jr. CLE $5,200 29.21 5.62
Paul Millsap DEN $5,600 28.05 5.01
Omari Spellman ATL $4,500 19.84 4.41
Kevon Looney GS $3,800 18.84 4.96

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Larry Nance Jr. CLE $5,200 29.21 5.62
Paul Millsap DEN $5,600 28.05 5.01
Kevon Looney GS $3,800 18.84 4.96
Jordan Bell GS $3,900 17.95 4.60

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $9,400 47.07 5.01
Clint Capela HOU $6,400 35.14 5.49
Tristan Thompson CLE $5,700 30.79 5.40
Alex Len ATL $4,400 24.45 5.56

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Alex Len ATL $4,400 24.45 5.56
Clint Capela HOU $6,400 35.14 5.49
Tristan Thompson CLE $5,700 30.79 5.40
Guillermo Hernangómez CHA $3,500 18.61 5.32

Picks are based on historical performance and match-up. Picks are updated regularly, but we advise that you 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. Sample lineups are provided as thought-starters, and are not intended for direct use.

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