DFS Picks: October 29, 2017

by | Oct 29, 2017

DFS Picks: October 29, 2017

by | Oct 29, 2017

VALUE PICKS
POS Name FanDuel $ DraftKings $
C Evgeny Kuznetsov $7000 $6700
W Phil Kessel $7900 $6800
W Johnny Gaudreau $7200 $7200
D John Carlson $5200 $5200
D Noah Hanifin $3600 $3400
G Ryan Miller $7800 $7100
With or without Backstrom Kuznetsov is on fire with 15 points in last 11 games… Kessel has 8 points in last 6 games… Johnny Hockey is on fire to the tune of 13 points in his last 10 games.
RISKY PICKS
POS Name FanDuel $ DraftKings $
C Ryan Getzlaf $7200 $6900
W Alex Ovechkin $8600 $7700
W T.J. Oshie $5700 $6200
D Dustin Byfuglien $5800 $5300
D Sami Vatanen $4800 $4000
G Matt Murray $9000 $8100
Getzlaf has a wonky back and I am worried about those B2B matchup dispite how strong he has looked since his return… Ovie had just 1 goal in his last 5 games, -8 +/- without a healthy Backstrom. Now that Backstrom is back he has 4 points in 2 games… Oshie has just 1 goal in his last 6 games, -4 +/-. Backstrom aside it’s the B2B that worries me for these high energy forwards.
CHEAPSKATE PICKS
POS Name FanDuel $ DraftKings $
C Mikael Backlund $5600 $4700
W Bryan Rust $4600 $4600
W Matthew Tkachuk $4900 $4900
D Dmitry Orlov $3600 $3400
D Christian Djoos $3500 $3500
G Steve Mason $7300 $7100
Backlund has 3 points in last 3 games… Rust has 9 points in 12 games… The return of the legendary Jagr could be special and Tkachuk could be the prime beneficiary.
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