Fantasy Golf: PGA Shriners Open DraftKings Picks, Stats, Preview

Pat Mayo and James Miles discuss their favorite 2017 Shriners Open DraftKings values and favorite picks 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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2017 Shriners Open Details

  • Purse: $6.8 million
  • FedEx Cup Points: 500
  • Defending Champ: Rod Pampling
  • Course: TPC Summerlin
  • Yardage: 7,255
  • Par: 71

2017 Shriners Open Key Stats

Strokes Gained: Ball Striking
Fairways Gained
Par 5 Birdies Or Better
Strokes Gained: Short Game

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2017 Shriners Open DraftKings Notes

  • Field: 144 players
  • Cut: Top 70 and ties
  • Lineup Lock: Thursday, Nov. 2, at 10 a.m. ET
  • Roster: Six golfers
  • Salary Cap: $50,000

2017 Shriners Open DraftKings Picks

Elite Values

Tony Finau $11,700

High-End Values

Ryan Moore $9,400
Byeong-Hun An $9,100

Second-Level Values

Charley Hoffman $9,000
Bubba Watson $8,900
Kevin Streelman $8,400
Luke List $8,300

Low-End Values

Seamus Power $7,700
Chris Kirk $7,700
Nick Taylor $7,600
Austin Cook $7,500
Scott Brown $7,400

Scrub Values

Tom Lovelady $7,200
Robert Garrigus $7,000
Aaron Wise $6,900
Brandon Hagy $6,900
Rory Sabbatini $6,700
Scott Strohmeyer $6,600

Projected Popular Golfers

Patrick Cantlay
Webb Simpson
Ryan Moore
Tony Finau
Luke List
Kevin Streelman
Aaron Wise

Pivot Players

Anirban Lahiri
Bubba Watson
JB Holmes
Billy Horschel
William McGirt
David Hearn

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