Sports from the Basement

NBA FanDuel 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 FanDuel (ie. players from one team), and may cross over multiple slates. For more detailed and customizable lineup generation, please use the NBA FanDuel Optimizer.

PG Chris Paul
PG Kemba Walker
SG Andre Iguodala
SG Jeremy Lamb
SF Kevin Durant
SF Nicolas Batum
PF Kevon Looney
PF Larry Nance Jr.
C Tristan Thompson
Salary $60,000
Expected Points 289.6

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

Point Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kemba Walker CHA $9,000 42.78 4.75
Chris Paul HOU $8,800 41.08 4.67
Trae Young ATL $7,500 32.42 4.32
Jamal Murray DEN $7,300 30.14 4.13

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jeremy Lin ATL $4,000 19.54 4.89
Kemba Walker CHA $9,000 42.78 4.75
Collin Sexton CLE $5,700 26.77 4.70
Chris Paul HOU $8,800 41.08 4.67

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
James Harden HOU $11,500 53.02 4.61
Klay Thompson GS $7,100 32.91 4.64
Gary Harris DEN $6,600 31.16 4.72
Kent Bazemore ATL $6,900 29.83 4.32

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jordan Clarkson CLE $5,700 27.79 4.88
Jeremy Lamb CHA $5,100 24.42 4.79
Gary Harris DEN $6,600 31.16 4.72
Klay Thompson GS $7,100 32.91 4.64

Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kevin Durant GS $11,800 55.67 4.72
Taurean Prince ATL $6,600 28.25 4.28
Nicolas Batum CHA $5,900 28.10 4.76
Rodney Hood CLE $5,400 24.62 4.56

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nicolas Batum CHA $5,900 28.10 4.76
Kevin Durant GS $11,800 55.67 4.72
Rodney Hood CLE $5,400 24.62 4.56
Taurean Prince ATL $6,600 28.25 4.28

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Larry Nance Jr. CLE $5,900 30.74 5.21
Paul Millsap DEN $6,200 28.29 4.56
Trey Lyles DEN $5,100 21.75 4.26
Kevon Looney GS $3,700 19.66 5.31

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kevon Looney GS $3,700 19.66 5.31
Larry Nance Jr. CLE $5,900 30.74 5.21
Paul Millsap DEN $6,200 28.29 4.56
Omari Spellman ATL $4,400 19.53 4.44

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $9,700 44.79 4.62
Clint Capela HOU $8,000 35.18 4.40
Tristan Thompson CLE $6,100 29.96 4.91
Alex Len ATL $5,000 23.84 4.77

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tristan Thompson CLE $6,100 29.96 4.91
Cody Zeller CHA $4,600 22.02 4.79
Alex Len ATL $5,000 23.84 4.77
Nikola Jokic DEN $9,700 44.79 4.62

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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