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NBA DFS: Nikola Jokic and top DraftKings, FanDuel daily Fantasy basketball picks for Feb. 19, 2021

Friday’s nine-game prime-time NBA DFS slates feature some of the best and brightest the association has to offer. Among the stellar potential NBA DFS picks taking the court is Philadelphia’s Joel Embiid, who leads the Sixers against Zach LaVine and the Chicago Bulls at 7:30 p.m. ET. Another matchup to consider sees Golden State’s Stephen Curry lead the Warriors against Nikola Vucevic and the Orlando Magic at 7 p.m. ET. 

Are you wise to roster Embiid, LaVine, Curry or Vucevic as part of your NBA DFS strategy Friday? And what other talent should you consider from the NBA DFS player pool for daily Fantasy basketball tournaments, 50-50s and cash games on DraftKings or FanDuel? Before locking in any NBA DFS picks for Friday, be sure to see the NBA DFS advice, player rankings and top daily Fantasy basketball lineups from SportsLine’s Mike McClure.

McClure is a DFS professional with nearly $2 million in career winnings. He’s also a predictive data engineer at SportsLine who uses a powerful prediction model that simulates every minute of every game 10,000 times, taking factors like matchups, statistical trends and injuries into account. 

This allows him to find the best NBA DFS values and create