NBA DFS Value Vault: January 9
James Grande brings you his favorite value plays to build your lineups around for tonight's NBA DFS main slate
Jarrett Culver , SF MIN -- $4,900
The Timberwolves have begun to really allow their younger players to develop as Culver’s now played 28-plus minutes in five straight games. In four of those games he’s gone for 30-plus FP and in five he’s poured in at least 10 actual points, up from his average of 8.9. This game has a fantastic 224 total and the TWolves have a solid 111.4 total themselves. Culver has played a majority of his floor time (57%) at shooting-guard this season and Portland has allowed the second most FP to opposing SG’s over the previous two weeks. We’re uncertain on the status of Karl-Anthony Towns , but we know that Culver has a strong 21.8-percent usage rate and averages .85 FP/min with him off of the floor.
Kyle O’Quinn, C PHI -- $4,100
We already have Joel Embiid ruled out, which means everyone likely flocks to KOQ, especially at this FanDuel price tag. In two of the last three games Embiid has sat out, O’Quinn has seen at least 25 minutes. In...