The Best FanDuel Value? Towns at $10.9, Gobert at $10.5, or Drummond at $9.6?


Projected for 47.3 FanDuel pts Rudy Gobert is the #1 ranked center. He is the #2 highest priced center ($10500). At his projected points, he is worth a salary of $11.5K. Based on salary, he is expected to have 43.1 FPs, a value reached in 14 of 46 games (30%). The combined 'cover percentage' for centers priced at $4.0K and above is 43%.

  • 1/18 MATCHUP: UTA vs CLE, UTA Vegas Line Expectation 114.8 Points (#5 most points for the day)
  • PROJECTION (POS RANK): 47.3 Fantasy Points (#1), 18.3 pts (#2), 16.5 reb (#1), 2.9 ast (#6), 0.9 stl (#4), 2.4 blk (#1), 0 3pt (#13), 1.9 turnovers (#5 most)

DRAFTKINGS VALUE: Projected for 50.1 DraftKings pts Gobert is the #1 ranked center. At $8800 he is expected to be the #3 center. At his projected points, he is worth a salary of $10.5K (expected pts per $ is calculated daily based on the average of healthy starters). He is projected for more points than 2 higher priced options: Nikola Vucevic (39.4 FP) and Karl-Anthony Towns (48.5 FP). Based on salary, he is expected to have 41.9 FPs, a value reached in 22 of 46 games (48%). The combined 'cover percentage' for centers priced at $4.0K and above is 49%.

Gobert is in the SportsLine DraftKings optimal lineup based on the computer model's projection. also offers premium optimal lineups from Mike McClure, a professional DFS player who has over $1 million in career winnings. He is not in the FanDuel optimal lineup but Marc Gasol is.


If you are in a league that allows for substitutions during the week Rudy Gobert is a bad value the rest of the week. He has a market rank of #6 while his projection (rest of week 14) rank is #12. When compared to other centers in week 15 these are 3 better options at lower start percentages: Nikola Vucevic (151.4 FP), Marc Gasol (138.3 FP), and Karl-Anthony Towns (145.4 FP). Starting in 98% of leagues he is expected to produce 151.4 fantasy points (WK 15). Owners expect him to be the most productive center of the week, but he is projected to be the #4 center.

He is projected for 137 fantasy points in week 15 (#4 C) in 4 games.

Projected StatRelative StrengthWK OverallRelative Weakness
Fantasy Points 
137 (#4) 
62 (#6) 
Rebounds53.5 (#2) 
8.5 (#9) 
3.4 (#8) 
Blocks9.1 (#1) 
3PT Made 
0 (#65)
7.3 (#9) 

  • Based on 1/18 start %s the market values Rudy Gobert over Towns but the projections do not for week 15.
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    40.3 FP vs POR32.4 FP vs DEN33 FP vs MIN31.7 FP @MIN

    Rudy Gobert last five game log with fantasy points (CBS, FD, DK) and statline.

    1/16 @LAC52 FP, 62 FD, 64 DK34 Min, 23 Pts, 22 Reb, 1 Ast, 79.9 TS%, 18% USG
    1/14 vs DET50 FP, 52 FD, 59 DK36 Min, 18 Pts, 25 Reb, 3 Ast, 71.9 TS%, 16% USG
    1/12 vs CHI45 FP, 47 FD, 52 DK40 Min, 15 Pts, 16 Reb, 8 Ast, 75.3 TS%, 16% USG
    1/11 vs LAL36 FP, 43 FD, 46 DK32 Min, 12 Pts, 18 Reb, 2 Ast, 44.4 TS%, 19% USG
    1/9 vs ORL31 FP, 34 FD, 38 DK36 Min, 12 Pts, 14 Reb, 2 Ast, 61.5 TS%, 14% USG

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    Rudy Gobert is projected to be the #8 rated player of 10 centers who are owned in 100% of leagues. Using actual fantasy production and current start percentage as the first and second tie-breaker, his market rank is #6. He can be considered slightly overvalued and expect his ranking among 100% owned centers to go down. He is projected for 1182 fantasy points in 36 remaining games. Based on average FPs, he is even better with the #7 highest average. The market ranks Rudy Gobert behind Drummond and above Gasol but the projections rank Gasol over Rudy Gobert. Scoring is not necessarily a strength but it is not a weakness and he is considered a well-rounded center who contributes equally in most key stats.

    Projected StatRelative StrengthOverallRelative Weakness
    Fantasy Points 
    1182 (#8) 
    537 (#9) 
    Rebounds462 (#3) 
    66.6 (#12) 
    32 (#8) 
    Blocks80 (#1) 
    3PT Made 
    0 (#72)
    62 (#10)