Sports from the Basement

NBA FanDuel Picks for Jan 9, 2022

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
Trae Young ATL $10,500 52.43 4.99
Fred VanVleet TOR $9,700 49.90 5.14
Ja Morant MEM $9,900 45.64 4.61
Russell Westbrook LAL $8,400 39.51 4.70

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Fred VanVleet TOR $9,700 49.90 5.14
Trae Young ATL $10,500 52.43 4.99
Tyus Jones MEM $4,900 23.14 4.72
Russell Westbrook LAL $8,400 39.51 4.70

Shooting Guard

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bradley Beal WAS $10,000 41.18 4.12
Desmond Bane MEM $7,200 38.71 5.38
Josh Giddey OKC $7,500 35.55 4.74
Malik Monk LAL $7,200 27.70 3.85

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Desmond Bane MEM $7,200 38.71 5.38
David Duke BKN $3,500 16.57 4.74
Josh Giddey OKC $7,500 35.55 4.74
Bryn Forbes SA $4,600 20.45 4.45

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
Brandon Ingram NO $8,000 43.40 5.43
Andrew Wiggins GS $7,200 32.10 4.46
Nassir Little POR $5,500 23.73 4.31
Garrett Temple NO $4,000 20.37 5.09

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brandon Ingram NO $8,000 43.40 5.43
Garrett Temple NO $4,000 20.37 5.09
Keita Bates-Diop SA $4,000 19.38 4.85
Stanley Johnson LAL $3,700 16.81 4.54

Power Forward

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Pascal Siakam TOR $9,600 42.13 4.39
Herbert Jones NO $6,900 31.88 4.62
Jarred Vanderbilt MIN $5,800 28.12 4.85
Brandon Clarke MEM $5,400 25.41 4.70

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jarred Vanderbilt MIN $5,800 28.12 4.85
Brandon Clarke MEM $5,400 25.41 4.70
Herbert Jones NO $6,900 31.88 4.62
Aaron Gordon DEN $5,500 24.96 4.54

Center

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nikola Jokic DEN $11,300 58.10 5.14
Karl-Anthony Towns MIN $9,700 45.89 4.73
Nikola Vucevic CHI $9,100 39.57 4.35
Jusuf Nurkic POR $7,300 35.34 4.84

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Onyeka Okongwu ATL $3,900 27.32 7.01
Ivica Zubac LAC $4,900 29.41 6.00
Mo Bamba ORL $5,900 30.63 5.19
Nikola Jokic DEN $11,300 58.10 5.14

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
Final
Details
Final
Details
Final
Details
Final
Details
Final
Details
Final
Details
Final
Details
Final
Details
Final
Details
Final
Details
Go to Scoreboard