Fantasy Golf  2019 Tournament of Champions Picks, DraftKings Preview

Pat Mayo and Ben Rasa discuss their favorite 2019 Tournament of Champions DraftKings picks and favorite values for the week. The guys preview the course, debate the best roster construction for the week and explain which players are best suited for DFS cash games and which should be deployed in guaranteed prize pool (GPP) tournaments. Plus, a look at odds versus DraftKings pricing

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2019 Tournament of Champions DraftKings Picks: Show Index

0:22 Giveaways
2:39 Small Field Strategy
5:50 Course
8:17 Stats
10:10 9K+
20:09 8K
27:31 7K
35:15 6K
43:24 Updated Odds

2019 Tournament of Champions Details

Purse: $6.5 million
FedEx Cup points: 500
Defending champion: Dustin Johnson
Course: Kapalua (Plantation)
Par: 73
Yardage: 7,452
Greens: Bermuda

2019 Tournament of Champions Key Stats

Strokes Gained: Approach
Opportunities Gained
Par 5 Gained
Strokes Gained: Off-The-Tee
Proximity 75-125 Yards

Mayo’s Custom Stat POWER RANKINGS from

2019 Tournament of Champions DraftKings Notes

Field: 34 players
Cut: No Cut
Lineup lock: 3:00pm ET; Thursday, Jan. 3
Roster: Six golfers
Salary cap: $50,000

2019 Tournament of Champions DraftKings Picks

Elite Values

Justin Thomas $10,500

High-End Value

Jon Rahm $9,800
Bryson DeChambeau $8,700

Second-Level Values

Francisco Molinari $8,400
Paul Casey $7,900

Low-End Values

Marc Leishman $7,700
Matt Kuchar $7,600
Keegan Bradley $7,300
Scott Piercy $6,700

Projected Popular Golfers

Bryson DeChambeau
Jon Rahm
Patrick Reed
Billy Horschel
Gary Woodland

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