NHL expert picks, odds for Lightning vs. Panthers, Blues vs. Avalanche Game 2s

The Florida Panthers seemed to do all of the right things this season. They dominated the regular season. Won the Presidents’ Trophy. Acquired Claude Giroux at the trade deadline. And they’re still stuck facing a 1-0 deficit to the Tampa Bay Lightning. This Lightning-sized speed bump is proving to be a problem for the Cats. … Read more

Most valuable player of each first-round series selected by NHL.com

One of the most amazing first rounds in the history of the Stanley Cup Playoffs ended Sunday with overtime decisions in each Game 7 played. Three other Game 7s were decided Saturday. The eight first-round series – seven of which required at least six games – were filled with amazing individual performances and clutch heroics. … Read more

NHL Buzz: Point doubtful for Lightning in Game 1 against Panthers

Tampa Bay Lightning Brayden Point has a lower-body injury and is likely to miss Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Second Round against the Florida Panthers on Tuesday (7 pm ET; TNT, CBC, SN, TVAS). The forward did not participate in practice Monday. ” Pointer ‘is highly doubtful for Game 1, “Lightning coach Jon Cooper … Read more

The Leafs lost another first-round Game 7 and NHL fans were merciless

Objectively speaking, the Leafs are one of the NHL’s best teams. A 60-goal scorer in Auston Matthews. One of the best pure passers in the league in Mitch Marner. John Tavares as the second line center. Steady playmaking veterans like William Nylander and Mark Giordano on the third line and third defensive pair, respectively. And … Read more

3 Keys: Maple Leafs at Lightning, Game 6 of Eastern First Round

(2A) Maple Leafs at (3A) Lightning 7:30 pm ET; TBS, CBC, SN, TVAS, BSSUN Maple Leafs lead best-of-7 series 3-2 The Tampa Bay Lightning seek to avoid elimination from the Stanley Cup Playoffs when they host the Toronto Maple Leafs in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference First Round at Amalie Arena on Thursday. The … Read more

Expert picks for MLB and NHL playoffs

Commercial Content, 21+ All of the MLB, NBA, and NHL are in action Thursday, but some games are attracting more meaningful betting attention. All the information about to be presented is drawn from the Action Network PRO Report, which provides betting percentages and five “signals” – sharp money, big money, PRO systems, model edge and … Read more

Hedman, Josi, Makar named Norris Trophy finalists

Victor Hedman, Roman Josi and Cale Makar were named finalists for the Norris Trophy on Monday. The award is given annually to the defenseman voted to have demonstrated throughout the season the greatest all-around ability at the position and the winner will be announced as part of the 2022 NHL Awards during the Conference Finals … Read more

NHL picks, bets today: Latest lines for Maple Leafs at Lightning, Oilers at Kings and more

All four Stanley Cup Playoffs series taking the ice on Sunday stand at 2-1 through three games. Boston got its first win of the series against Carolina on Friday and the three other series were 1-1 entering Game 3. The shorthanded Blues were dominated at home against Minnesota and are in a hole. The two-time … Read more

Florida teams thawing out in first round of the NHL Playoffs

Alexander Ovechkin and the Capitals took a 2-1 series lead over the Florida Panthers.Image: Getty Images The President’s Trophy winners are in trouble. The resilient regular season champion Florida Panthers have a tough task ahead of them to win their first playoff series in 26 years. They were overmatched Saturday afternoon by the Washington Capitals … Read more

Ovechkin, Crosby and NHL Records That Could Fall – NBC4 Washington

NHL Playoffs 2022: Ovechkin, Crosby and records that could fall originally appeared on NBC Sports Washington Records are meant to be broken. Unless they’ve been set by Wayne Gretzky. Many of the NHL records held by “The Great One” sure seem unbreakable. Others, however, could soon fall thanks to Alex Ovechkin, Sidney Crosby and players … Read more