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NBA Draftkings Picks for Feb 8, 2021

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Point Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James LAL $10,500 55.80 5.31
Luka Doncic DAL $11,000 51.33 4.67
Stephen Curry GS $10,300 46.07 4.47
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander OKC $8,000 41.72 5.21

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Raul Neto WAS $3,000 17.58 5.86
Terry Rozier CHA $6,300 34.38 5.46
LeBron James LAL $10,500 55.80 5.31
Derrick White SA $5,100 26.93 5.28

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bradley Beal WAS $9,000 51.64 5.74
Zach LaVine CHI $8,900 48.61 5.46
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander OKC $8,000 41.72 5.21
Fred VanVleet TOR $8,500 41.57 4.89

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Raul Neto WAS $3,000 17.58 5.86
David Nwaba HOU $4,100 23.75 5.79
Bradley Beal WAS $9,000 51.64 5.74
Denzel Valentine CHI $4,800 26.51 5.52

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Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeBron James LAL $10,500 55.80 5.31
Gordon Hayward CHA $7,900 39.60 5.01
DeMar DeRozan SA $7,700 38.29 4.97
Khris Middleton MIL $7,500 37.57 5.01

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
David Nwaba HOU $4,100 23.75 5.79
Kyle Anderson MEM $5,700 31.81 5.58
Patrick Williams CHI $5,100 27.08 5.31
LeBron James LAL $10,500 55.80 5.31

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,900 58.05 5.33
Gordon Hayward CHA $7,900 39.60 5.01
Pascal Siakam TOR $7,900 39.38 4.98
DeMar DeRozan SA $7,700 38.29 4.97

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kyle Anderson MEM $5,700 31.81 5.58
PJ Washington CHA $5,700 31.25 5.48
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,900 58.05 5.33
Patrick Williams CHI $5,100 27.08 5.31

Canter

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $11,100 60.80 5.48
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $10,900 58.05 5.33
Andre Drummond CLE $8,200 43.48 5.30
Pascal Siakam TOR $7,900 39.38 4.98

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Chris Boucher TOR $5,400 31.50 5.83
Jarrett Allen CLE $5,900 32.83 5.56
Nikola Jokic DEN $11,100 60.80 5.48
PJ Washington CHA $5,700 31.25 5.48

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 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. Sample lineups are provided as thought-starters, and are not intended for direct use.

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