DFS Picks: November 9, 2017

by | Nov 9, 2017

DFS Picks: November 9, 2017

by | Nov 9, 2017

VALUE PICKS
POS Name FanDuel $ DraftKings $
C Connor McDavid $9200 $8000
W Leon Draisaitl $7600 $7200
W Patrick Maroon $6000 $5500
D Victor Hedman $6300 $6200
D Michael Del Zotto $4200 $4200
G Cam Talbot $8600 $7300
A wild open game favors Edmonton. Stacking Oilers at Devils tonight.  Del Zotto is a sneaky add.  Hedman is a beast with 5 points in last 4 games.
RISKY PICKS
POS Name FanDuel $ DraftKings $
C Jonathan Toews $6800 $6600
W Patrick Kane $8500 $7500
W Brandon Saad $6200 $6800
D Duncan Keith $5600 $5300
D Brent Seabrook $4900 $4300
G Corey Crawford $9100 $7400
The Blackhawks are full of high risk picks due to a tight road matchup tonight. Players should be leery of getting sucked into Chicago’s current malaise.
CHEAPSKATE PICKS
POS Name FanDuel $ DraftKings $
C Ryan Nugent-Hopkins $4900 $4900
W Max Pacioretty $5500 $5200
C Matthew Tkachuk $5900 $4700
D Ivan Provorov $4200 $5500
D Darnell Nurse $3600 $3500
Brian Elliott $7600 $7600
Pacioretty sits quietly at a 30-goal pace. He is a good value at DraftKings if you are targeting mid-range stars.  And don’t forget these other value picks as well.  Tkachuk has 10 points in 15 games.  Nugent-Hopkins has 9 points in 14 games plus a favorable matchup tonight.  Nurse and Provorov provide value to the other important categories another than points.
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