Sports from the Basement

NBA Draftkings Picks for Jul 8, 2021

Daily Player Picks

Updated Throughout the Day

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


SFTB Plus from Sports from the Basement brings you the preparation tools you need to win money at Daily Fantasy Sports, Horse Racing, or Sports Betting.

For only $10 a month, you get access to advanced data and optimizers for DFS, Horse Racings, and Sports Betting. With data updated throughout the day, you’ll see changes reflected as they happen.

DFS Tools are currently available for NBA Basketball, NHL Hockey, MLB Baseball, and NFL Football. We offer Horse Racing advanced data for all major tracks. Sports Betting advanced information is COMING SOON.

If you want to find value and win money – Check out SFTB Plus from Sports from the Basement.

Sign Up Now and take advantage of our free 7-day trial.


Point Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Chris Paul PHO $10,400 43.71 4.20
Jrue Holiday MIL $8,800 37.81 4.30
Cameron Payne PHO $3,800 18.60 4.89
Bryn Forbes MIL $1,800 6.84 3.80

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cameron Payne PHO $3,800 18.60 4.89
Donte DiVincenzo MIL $1,000 4.72 4.72
Jrue Holiday MIL $8,800 37.81 4.30
Chris Paul PHO $10,400 43.71 4.20

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Khris Middleton MIL $9,800 44.98 4.59
Devin Booker PHO $10,000 38.16 3.82
Jrue Holiday MIL $8,800 37.81 4.30
Pat Connaughton MIL $4,000 13.58 3.40

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Khris Middleton MIL $9,800 44.98 4.59
Jrue Holiday MIL $8,800 37.81 4.30
Devin Booker PHO $10,000 38.16 3.82
Bryn Forbes MIL $1,800 6.84 3.80

Use our SFTB Plus optimizers to perfect your DFS roster. Include or Exclude players and teams, and see our 10 best rosters for every available slate.


Small Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Khris Middleton MIL $9,800 44.98 4.59
Jae Crowder PHO $5,600 20.64 3.68
Mikal Bridges PHO $6,800 20.41 3.00
P.J. Tucker MIL $4,600 17.52 3.81

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Khris Middleton MIL $9,800 44.98 4.59
P.J. Tucker MIL $4,600 17.52 3.81
Jae Crowder PHO $5,600 20.64 3.68
Torrey Craig PHO $2,400 8.52 3.55

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $11,400 58.19 5.10
Jae Crowder PHO $5,600 20.64 3.68
P.J. Tucker MIL $4,600 17.52 3.81
Cameron Johnson PHO $6,000 16.48 2.75

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $11,400 58.19 5.10
Bobby Portis MIL $3,200 13.21 4.13
P.J. Tucker MIL $4,600 17.52 3.81
Jae Crowder PHO $5,600 20.64 3.68

Canter

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $11,400 58.19 5.10
Deandre Ayton PHO $9,200 42.55 4.63
Brook Lopez MIL $7,600 29.98 3.94
Bobby Portis MIL $3,200 13.21 4.13

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Frank Kaminsky PHO $1,000 7.82 7.82
Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL $11,400 58.19 5.10
Deandre Ayton PHO $9,200 42.55 4.63
Bobby Portis MIL $3,200 13.21 4.13

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.

Upcoming Bankroll Contests
Go To Lobby
SFTB Plus

$10 a Month Gets You DFS Optimizers, Horse Racing Advanced Stats, and More.

Sign up now and get 7 days free of charge!

Learn More
SFTB Parties

Choose Your Events and Create Your Own Sportsbook for You and Your Friends.

Only $3 to set up, and includes unlimited guests.

Learn More
Scoreboard
Go to Scoreboard