If you're playing Daily Fantasy NBA contests, you might find these top-value players helpful for building your lineup. ASL has calculated optimum lineups for DraftKings, FanDuel and Yahoo contests, based on multiple top projection sources and a "Blend" lineup that uses all sources together. These aren't necessarily the players that will score the most points, but represent the most value (points/salary) as part of an ideal lineup calculation.

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Here are two top-value players from each projection source for each of the three DFS platforms:

Projections listed as of 11:36 AM ET.


  • Blend: PG/SG Patrick Beverley, LAC, 21.4 for $3,800; SF/PF T.J. Warren, Phx, 22.7 for $4,100
  • numberFire: SG/SF Josh Jackson, Phx, 24.5 for $3,400; C Damian Jones, GS, 22.0 for $3,200
  • RotoGrinders: C Steven Adams, Okl, 35.3 for $5,800; PG/SG Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, LAC, 21.7 for $3,600
  • Daily Fantasy Fuel: SG/SF Tony Snell, Mil, 16.3 for $3,200; C Clint Capela, Hou, 34.3 for $6,900


  • Blend: PG Terry Rozier, Bos, 21.2 for $4,000; SG Malcolm Brogdon, Mil, 23.3 for $4,500
  • numberFire: PF Josh Jackson, Phx, 24.2 for $3,500; PG Terry Rozier, Bos, 25.0 for $4,000
  • RotoGrinders: C Jordan Bell, GS, 23.0 for $3,500; PG Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, LAC, 21.9 for $4,000
  • Daily Fantasy Fuel: PF Marcus Morris, Bos, 28.5 for $5,100; SG Andre Iguodala, GS, 20.0 for $3,800


  • Blend: SG Josh Jackson, Phx, 19.4 for $10; PF Jerami Grant, Okl, 25.5 for $14
  • numberFire: SG Josh Jackson, Phx, 24.2 for $10; PF Jerami Grant, Okl, 26.2 for $14
  • Daily Fantasy Fuel: SG Andre Iguodala, GS, 20.0 for $10; PF Jerami Grant, Okl, 24.8 for $14

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