2018 NHL DFS Optimal Lineups: April 1
Chris Morais goes through all of the data and provides you with optimal lineups for Sunday's slate.
Happy Sunday NHL DFS fans! A short four game slate awaits us tonight, so let’s dive right into each matchup and breakdown who we should be targeting when building our lineups.
NSH @ TBL
For some reason, Vegas has the Tampa Bay team total sitting at 3.4, the highest total on the slate. The Lightning are a powerhouse offence, but are they really going to score three goals against one of the best defensive teams in the league? Yes the Sabres lit them up at home yesterday, but let’s call that luck. I’ll probably nibble at this matchup a bit a look for some value.
Let’s start with the home team. The lightning are at home, so that gives them a slight edge. J.T. Miller is a lock for me in all formats. He’s playing with Stamkos and Kucherov five-on-five and on the top power play. At $6500 on FanDuel, sign me up!
Yanni Gourd has been a pleasant surprise this season, averaging just over 11 fantasy points per game (FPPG) on FD. At $5700, i’ll take it. I’d even...