5 NBA FanDuel Value Plays for 12/20/17

We pinpoint the best value plays on tonight's NBA DFS slate, including Trey Lyles of the Denver Nuggets.

One of the keys to finding success in daily fantasy basketball is uncovering potential value plays. If you're looking to roster a stud player or two, you need to consider squeezing one of these lower-priced options into your lineup.

Let's take a look at a full lineup of players who could help fill the gaps and alleviate the salary burden that comes with rostering big-name guys like Kevin Durant ($11,900), Russell Westbrook ($11,400) or James Harden ($11,100).