NBA DFS First Look: Thursday, April 6th - Sortable Odds, Salaries, Stats

The NBA DFS First Look is complete with sortable NBA odds, implied team totals, player statistics, and NBA projected starters to help you get an early start on the upcoming slate.

NBA Schedule & Vegas Lines

Road Team Home Team Favorite Spread Game Total Road Total Home Total Time (ET)
Cleveland Cavaliers Orlando Magic ORL -8.5 218.5 105.0 113.5 7:00 PM
Miami Heat Philadelphia 76ers PHI -3.5 219.5 108.0 111.5 7:30 PM
Portland Trail Blazers San Antonio Spurs SAS -4.0 228.0 112.0 116.0 8:00 PM
Oklahoma City Thunder Utah Jazz OKC -6.0 238.0 122.0 116.0 9:00 PM
Denver Nuggets Phoenix Suns PHO -7.0 223.5 108.3 115.3 10:00 PM

Implied Totals, Team Stats, and Pace of Play

Offense Line Total PPG +/- O-Rating Pace Opp. D-Rating Pace P-Pace
Oklahoma City Thunder -6.0 122.0 117.6 4.4 114.3 101.9 UTA 116.1 100.9 101.4
San Antonio Spurs -4.0 116.0 112.3 3.7 109.2 101.8 POR 117.4 98.9 100.4
Utah Jazz 6.0 116.0 117.3 -1.3 115.6 100.9 OKC 113.6 101.9 101.4
Phoenix Suns -7.0 115.3 113.7 1.6 114.5 98.8 DEN 113.5 98.7 98.8
Orlando Magic -8.5 113.5 112.0 1.5 111.9 99.7 CLE 110.1 96.2 97.9
Portland Trail Blazers 4.0 112.0 113.2 -1.2 114.2 98.9 SAS 119.6 101.8 100.4
Philadelphia 76ers -3.5 111.5 114.9 -3.4 117.1 97.2 MIA 113.0 96.6 96.9
Denver Nuggets 7.0 108.3 115.9 -7.7 116.9 98.7 PHO 112.0 98.8 98.8
Miami Heat 3.5 108.0 109.1 -1.1 112.1 96.6 PHI 112.6 97.2 96.9
Cleveland Cavaliers 8.5 105.0 112.4 -7.4 115.7 96.2 ORL 113.6 99.7 97.9

Point Guard (Projected Starters)

The +/- columns show the difference between this season’s averages and the last three games.

Starter Team Total DK Pos FD Pos MIN/G FP/G +/- USG% +/- DK/M +/- FD/M +/- OPP
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander OKC 122.0 $10,200 PG $10,600 SG/PG 35.5 50.1 1.0 32% 0% 1.41 0.06 1.43 0.03 UTA
Tre Jones SAS 116.0 $6,100 PG $7,000 PG 29.2 29.3 1.6 19% -1% 1.00 0.23 1.01 0.17 POR
Talen Horton-Tucker UTA 116.0 $8,100 SG/SF $8,400 SG/SF 20.2 21.9 13.9 25% 11% 1.09 0.27 1.06 0.27 OKC
Chris Paul PHO 115.3 $7,400 PG $7,800 PG 31.9 36.7 0.8 20% 0% 1.15 -0.16 1.15 -0.21 DEN
Markelle Fultz ORL 113.5 $6,400 PG $7,600 PG 30.2 30.8 0.9 21% 2% 1.02 0.12 1.03 0.09 CLE
Skylar Mays POR 112.0 $6,400 PG/SG $6,000 SG 32.0 35.4 0.0 17% 0% 1.11 0.00 1.07 0.00 SAS
James Harden PHI 111.5 $9,400 PG $9,500 SG/PG 37.0 49.2 0.1 25% -1% 1.33 -0.23 1.26 -0.21 MIA
Jamal Murray DEN 108.3 $7,900 PG $7,900 PG 32.9 37.1 -7.4 26% -4% 1.13 0.01 1.09 0.07 PHO
Gabe Vincent MIA 108.0 $4,400 PG/SG $5,300 PG/SG 26.3 18.3 4.8 17% 1% 0.69 0.22 0.67 0.20 PHI
Ricky Rubio CLE 105.0 $3,100 PG $4,500 PG 16.7 14.5 -5.1 17% -3% 0.87 -0.15 0.88 -0.14 ORL

Shooting Guard (Projected Starters)

The +/- columns show the difference between this season’s averages and the last three games.

Starter Team Total DK Pos FD Pos MIN/G FP/G +/- USG% +/- DK/M +/- FD/M +/- OPP
Josh Giddey OKC 122.0 $8,600 PG/SG $8,000 SG/PG 31.1 37.6 1.0 24% 0% 1.21 -0.11 1.16 -0.09 UTA
Malaki Branham SAS 116.0 $5,400 PG/SG $5,800 SF 23.4 17.7 6.1 19% 8% 0.76 0.27 0.73 0.27 POR
Ochai Agbaji UTA 116.0 $5,100 SG/SF $5,700 SG 19.9 13.2 12.3 14% 6% 0.66 0.22 0.64 0.20 OKC
Devin Booker PHO 115.3 $9,500 SG $9,400 SG 34.6 44.4 0.4 31% -2% 1.28 -0.04 1.25 -0.04 DEN
Gary Harris ORL 113.5 $3,500 SG $4,700 SG 24.7 15.7 -3.8 13% -2% 0.64 -0.16 0.63 -0.14 CLE
Shaedon Sharpe POR 112.0 $7,800 PG/SG $8,100 SG 22.0 16.4 11.6 18% 12% 0.74 0.52 0.73 0.48 SAS
Tyrese Maxey PHI 111.5 $7,700 PG/SG $7,200 PG/SG 33.6 31.7 3.4 24% -7% 0.94 -0.26 0.91 -0.27 MIA
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope DEN 108.3 $4,600 SG $5,100 SG 31.4 21.9 -8.5 14% 1% 0.70 -0.16 0.71 -0.14 PHO
Tyler Herro MIA 108.0 $6,600 PG/SG $7,100 SG/SF 35.3 36.0 1.2 25% -2% 1.02 -0.29 0.97 -0.26 PHI
Cedi Osman CLE 105.0 $3,400 SF/PF $4,200 SF/PF 20.1 15.3 -8.6 18% 4% 0.76 0.17 0.74 0.14 ORL

Small Forward (Projected Starters)

The +/- columns show the difference between this season’s averages and the last three games.

Starter Team Total DK Pos FD Pos MIN/G FP/G +/- USG% +/- DK/M +/- FD/M +/- OPP
Lu Dort OKC 122.0 $5,800 SF $5,900 SF/SG 30.9 25.7 6.2 19% -1% 0.83 -0.07 0.82 -0.07 UTA
Keldon Johnson SAS 116.0 $6,500 SF $8,200 PF/SF 32.8 34.5 -0.9 27% -1% 1.05 -0.04 1.01 -0.03 POR
Luka Samanic UTA 116.0 $3,900 PF/C $4,800 PF 17.5 17.8 -2.5 18% -1% 1.02 -0.11 1.03 -0.12 OKC
Josh Okogie PHO 115.3 $4,500 SF $4,800 SF/SG 18.4 16.2 6.7 17% -8% 0.88 -0.27 0.90 -0.30 DEN
Franz Wagner ORL 113.5 $6,200 SF $7,100 SF/SG 32.9 31.4 -0.4 23% 0% 0.95 0.04 0.93 0.07 CLE
Kevin Knox POR 112.0 $5,200 SF/PF $5,000 SF/PF 14.3 11.3 12.9 17% 5% 0.79 0.04 0.77 0.04 SAS
Tobias Harris PHI 111.5 $5,500 SF/PF $6,100 PF 33.0 28.8 -1.6 18% -6% 0.87 -0.31 0.87 -0.28 MIA
Michael Porter DEN 108.3 $6,100 SF $6,500 PF/SF 29.1 29.1 4.3 22% 3% 1.00 0.24 0.96 0.17 PHO
Max Strus MIA 108.0 $4,800 SG/SF $4,900 SG/SF 28.7 21.0 -7.9 17% 0% 0.73 -0.04 0.69 -0.08 PHI
Lamar Stevens CLE 105.0 $3,700 SF $4,400 PF 17.8 11.6 -2.2 13% 1% 0.65 -0.02 0.66 0.02 ORL

Power Forward (Projected Starters)

The +/- columns show the difference between this season’s averages and the last three games.

Starter Team Total DK Pos FD Pos MIN/G FP/G +/- USG% +/- DK/M +/- FD/M +/- OPP
Jalen Williams OKC 122.0 $7,000 PF $7,800 SF/SG 30.4 28.2 1.8 18% 1% 0.93 -0.03 0.95 -0.04 UTA
Keita Bates-Diop SAS 116.0 $5,300 SF/PF $5,500 PF 21.5 17.7 7.0 16% 1% 0.82 0.08 0.83 0.06 POR
Kelly Olynyk UTA 116.0 $6,900 PF $7,000 C/PF 28.5 27.7 4.4 17% -1% 0.97 0.04 0.95 0.01 OKC
Kevin Durant PHO 115.3 $9,300 SF/PF $9,500 SF/PF 35.5 48.7 -1.6 31% -2% 1.37 -0.14 1.35 -0.13 DEN
Paolo Banchero ORL 113.5 $7,100 PF $8,500 PF/SF 33.7 36.3 -0.2 27% 1% 1.08 0.21 1.05 0.17 CLE
Trendon Watford POR 112.0 $6,000 PF/C $5,800 PF 18.9 15.8 1.5 15% 8% 0.83 0.12 0.83 0.12 SAS
P.J. Tucker PHI 111.5 $4,300 PF $3,800 PF 25.7 11.1 0.1 7% 6% 0.43 0.13 0.43 0.07 MIA
Aaron Gordon DEN 108.3 $7,200 PF $6,700 PF 30.2 32.2 5.8 21% 3% 1.07 0.13 1.07 0.16 PHO
Jimmy Butler MIA 108.0 $8,800 SF/PF $10,000 SF/PF 33.5 42.4 2.2 25% -3% 1.27 0.06 1.29 0.05 PHI
Dean Wade CLE 105.0 $3,800 PF/C $3,800 PF/SF 20.1 12.5 3.1 10% -2% 0.62 -0.11 0.64 -0.12 ORL

Center (Projected Starters)

The +/- columns show the difference between this season’s averages and the last three games.

Starter Team Total DK Pos FD Pos MIN/G FP/G +/- USG% +/- DK/M +/- FD/M +/- OPP
Jaylin Williams OKC 122.0 $3,800 C $4,700 PF/C 18.6 16.0 -0.5 13% -5% 0.86 -0.05 0.86 -0.04 UTA
Zach Collins SAS 116.0 $6,700 C $7,200 PF/C 22.7 25.8 0.4 21% 11% 1.14 0.14 1.12 0.09 POR
Udoka Azubuike UTA 116.0 $4,200 C $4,300 C 8.4 7.8 9.1 12% -10% 0.93 -0.55 0.97 -0.59 OKC
Deandre Ayton PHO 115.3 $6,500 C $7,700 C 30.4 35.8 -1.2 23% -1% 1.18 -0.09 1.17 -0.11 DEN
Wendell Carter ORL 113.5 $6,000 C $7,400 C/PF 29.9 32.5 -2.7 21% -3% 1.09 0.21 1.05 0.26 CLE
Drew Eubanks POR 112.0 $5,900 C $6,600 C/PF 20.2 18.2 9.1 12% 8% 0.90 0.23 0.96 0.25 SAS
Joel Embiid PHI 111.5 $11,500 C $12,000 C 34.7 57.5 -0.1 37% 2% 1.66 -0.02 1.64 -0.05 MIA
Nikola Jokic DEN 108.3 $11,600 C $11,600 C 33.8 59.5 -9.1 26% 9% 1.76 -0.14 1.68 -0.08 PHO
Bam Adebayo MIA 108.0 $7,600 C $8,100 C 35.2 40.6 -2.0 25% -5% 1.15 -0.27 1.16 -0.26 PHI
Robin Lopez CLE 105.0 $3,000 C $3,900 C 7.5 5.1 -0.6 15% -7% 0.68 -0.21 0.66 -0.19 ORL

Notable Bench Players

The +/- columns show the difference between this season’s averages and the last three games.

Starter Team Total DK Pos FD Pos MIN/G FP/G +/- USG% +/- DK/M +/- FD/M +/- OPP
Isaiah Joe OKC 122.0 $4,600 SG/SF $5,300 PG 19.1 16.5 5.9 17% 0% 0.86 -0.17 0.83 -0.13 UTA
Aaron Wiggins OKC 122.0 $4,000 SG/SF $5,200 SG 18.5 13.5 7.3 14% -1% 0.73 -0.03 0.72 -0.04 UTA
Dario Saric OKC 122.0 $3,400 PF/C $4,000 PF/C 14.0 13.3 2.8 19% -7% 0.95 -0.20 0.91 -0.19 UTA
Sandro Mamukelashvili SAS 116.0 $5,800 C $5,600 PF/C 14.5 13.6 10.3 17% 1% 0.94 0.10 0.93 0.07 POR
Julian Champagnie SAS 116.0 $4,100 SG $3,800 SF 16.4 13.3 8.7 16% 4% 0.81 0.25 0.79 0.24 POR
Blake Wesley SAS 116.0 $3,700 PG/SG $4,200 SG 17.2 11.7 3.6 19% 0% 0.68 -0.14 0.65 -0.11 POR
Kris Dunn UTA 116.0 $5,600 PG $6,100 PG 24.0 26.9 1.8 19% -1% 1.12 -0.14 1.14 -0.13 OKC
Damian Jones UTA 116.0 $4,100 C $3,700 C 11.0 8.7 12.1 10% 0% 0.79 0.04 0.81 -0.03 OKC
Simone Fontecchio UTA 116.0 $4,400 SF/PF $4,400 SF 14.0 9.8 7.9 19% -3% 0.70 -0.19 0.67 -0.17 OKC
Torrey Craig PHO 115.3 $4,000 PF $4,800 SF 24.9 19.5 -7.4 13% 2% 0.78 0.43 0.79 0.43 DEN
Bismack Biyombo PHO 115.3 $4,300 C $5,200 C 14.4 14.1 2.7 14% 1% 0.98 0.19 1.06 0.26 DEN
TJ Warren PHO 115.3 $3,600 SF/PF $4,500 SF/PF 16.4 14.2 -3.5 19% -6% 0.87 0.08 0.89 0.10 DEN
Cole Anthony ORL 113.5 $5,700 PG/SG $6,400 PG/SG 25.8 26.8 1.6 21% -1% 1.04 0.10 1.03 0.10 CLE
Jalen Suggs ORL 113.5 $4,000 PG/SG $5,300 PG/SG 23.8 21.1 0.5 19% -1% 0.89 0.00 0.90 0.04 CLE
Goga Bitadze ORL 113.5 $3,300 C $4,900 C 11.2 11.6 7.4 15% 3% 1.03 0.03 1.10 0.05 CLE
Shaq Harrison POR 112.0 $4,200 PG $4,800 PG/SG 23.1 20.8 0.0 14% 0% 0.90 0.00 0.94 0.00 SAS
Jeenathan Williams POR 112.0 $4,000 SG/SF $4,200 SG 21.2 16.5 0.0 12% 0% 0.78 0.00 0.87 0.00 SAS
Jabari Walker POR 112.0 $5,100 PF/C $4,900 SF 10.4 8.1 9.5 16% 11% 0.78 0.39 0.78 0.32 SAS
De’Anthony Melton PHI 111.5 $4,900 SG/SF $5,500 PG/SG 28.0 24.0 -3.5 16% -2% 0.86 -0.36 0.88 -0.34 MIA
Jalen McDaniels PHI 111.5 $3,600 SF/PF $4,000 PF/SF 23.7 19.8 -7.0 16% -4% 0.83 -0.09 0.85 -0.07 MIA
Paul Reed PHI 111.5 $4,200 C $5,500 C 10.5 11.5 1.8 15% 4% 1.10 0.38 1.18 0.37 MIA
Bruce Brown DEN 108.3 $6,300 PG/SF $6,000 SF/SG 28.3 24.8 4.4 17% 0% 0.88 0.01 0.89 0.10 PHO
Jeff Green DEN 108.3 $4,000 PF/C $4,000 PF/SF 19.6 13.9 2.2 17% 1% 0.71 0.24 0.71 0.24 PHO
Christian Braun DEN 108.3 $4,900 SG/SF $4,300 SG 15.1 9.9 7.7 12% 3% 0.65 0.12 0.67 0.15 PHO
Kevin Love MIA 108.0 $4,200 PF/C $5,200 PF/C 20.2 20.6 -2.7 18% 7% 1.02 0.14 0.97 0.19 PHI
Kyle Lowry MIA 108.0 $4,100 PG $5,000 PG 31.8 27.3 -6.6 16% 1% 0.86 0.09 0.84 0.12 PHI
Caleb Martin MIA 108.0 $4,300 SF/PF $4,800 SF/PF 29.6 21.4 -0.2 14% -5% 0.72 -0.20 0.73 -0.18 PHI
Raul Neto CLE 105.0 $3,000 PG $3,600 PG 10.0 7.0 -0.3 12% -7% 0.70 -0.01 0.71 -0.02 ORL
Sam Merrill CLE 105.0 $3,000 SG $3,500 PG 3.6 1.5 -1.2 18% 2% 0.42 0.72 0.42 0.72 ORL
Danny Green CLE 105.0 $3,000 SG/SF $3,500 SG 9.8 5.2 15% 0.53 0.49 ORL

Cover Image Credit: Getty Images

About the Author

  • Derek Farnsworth (Notorious)

  • Derek Farnsworth (aka Notorious) is a lead RotoGrinders Expert and one of the most recognizable names and faces in all of DFS. Before joining the RotoGrinders team, Derek received a Master’s Degree from the University of Utah. When he’s not busy providing content, he’s dominating the DFS industry as evidenced by his consistent top rankings in several sports and multiple Live Final appearances. Noto provides expert NBA, NFL, MLB, and PGA analysis for RotoGrinders Premium members on a daily basis and has also been nominated for five different Fantasy Sports Writer’s Association (FSWA) awards. Follow Noto on Twitter – @RG_Notorious

New to DFS?

Be sure to click through our links and use our exclusive promo codes to receive the industry's best sign-up bonuses.