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 12:00 PM ET.


  • Blend: SG Josh Hart, LAL, 18.8 for $3,400; SF Taurean Prince, Atl, 28.5 for $5,200
  • numberFire: SG Josh Hart, LAL, 22.2 for $3,400; SF Taurean Prince, Atl, 32.5 for $5,200
  • Daily Fantasy Fuel: C Marc Gasol, Mem, 45.3 for $8,900; SG/SF Bojan Bogdanovic, Ind, 24.5 for $4,900


  • Blend: PF Josh Jackson, Phx, 19.2 for $3,600; SG Dwyane Wade, Mia, 28.2 for $5,500
  • numberFire: PF Josh Jackson, Phx, 22.7 for $3,600; SG Dwyane Wade, Mia, 31.0 for $5,500
  • Daily Fantasy Fuel: SF Trevor Ariza, Phx, 24.9 for $4,800; SG Devin Booker, Phx, 40.3 for $8,500


  • Blend: PG Cory Joseph, Ind, 22.0 for $10; SG Reggie Bullock, Det, 20.1 for $10
  • numberFire: PG Trey Burke, NY, 27.2 for $14; PG Dwyane Wade, Mia, 31.0 for $16
  • Daily Fantasy Fuel: PG Jeremy Lin, Atl, 22.1 for $12; C Myles Turner, Ind, 28.3 for $18

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