ASL has found these top-value players from three top projection sources to help you win your Daily Fantasy NBA contests.

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 2:15 PM ET.

DraftKings

  • Blend: PG/SG De'Anthony Melton, Phx, 29.1 for $4,900; PG/SG Josh Hart, LAL, 23.5 for $4,200
  • numberFire: PG/SG Josh Hart, LAL, 26.8 for $4,200; PG D.J. Augustin, Orl, 25.2 for $4,000
  • Daily Fantasy Fuel: SF/PF Kyle Kuzma, LAL, 38.0 for $7,600; SF/PF LeBron James, LAL, 53.8 for $11,000
  • RotoGrinders: PG/SG De'Anthony Melton, Phx, 32.5 for $4,900; SF/PF Jonathan Isaac, Orl, 25.6 for $4,200

FanDuel

  • Blend: SG Josh Hart, LAL, 23.3 for $4,500; C Nikola Vucevic, Orl, 43.7 for $8,800
  • numberFire: SG Josh Hart, LAL, 27.0 for $4,500; SG Eric Gordon, Hou, 26.7 for $5,100
  • Daily Fantasy Fuel: PF Bobby Portis, Chi, 24.5 for $4,800; PG Kris Dunn, Chi, 26.4 for $5,400
  • RotoGrinders: SG Eric Gordon, Hou, 27.4 for $5,100; SG Josh Hart, LAL, 23.9 for $4,500

Yahoo

  • Blend: PG De'Anthony Melton, Phx, 26.8 for $14; SG Terrence Ross, Orl, 26.1 for $14
  • numberFire: SG Josh Hart, LAL, 27.0 for $12; PG De'Anthony Melton, Phx, 30.0 for $14
  • Daily Fantasy Fuel: SG Terrence Ross, Orl, 25.5 for $14; SG Evan Fournier, Orl, 25.8 for $17

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