Article posted on Friday 11 May
Article posted on Monday 28 May
After six weeks and three rounds of tough and exciting hockey, the matchup for the 2018 Stanley Cup Finals is set. The expansion Vegas Golden Knights open up at home against the Washington Capitals. There are plenty of odds and prop bets available on Canadian Sportsbooks as both teams try to capture the first Stanley Cup in the history of their franchise. Check out our team breakdowns before wagering on the eventual Stanley Cup winner.
With Winnipeg winning in convincing fashion in Game Seven, the Conference Finals series are finally set. The Washington Capitals open their series in Tampa Bay, while the Vegas Golden Knights travel north to face the Winnipeg Jets. Canadian sportsbooks are offering some great lines and odds on each series. Check out our comprehensive betting preview before wagering on what teams will advance to the Stanley Cup Finals.
Only two Saturdays remain before the National Hockey League playoffs begin in April. While many of the playoff teams are locked in, playoff seeding and the Wild Card spots are still up for grabs meaning these last two weekends of the season are critical for many organizations. There are definitely some great games to wager on and watch on Saturday, including two all-Canadian matchups and an critical Central Division showdown.
Article posted on Tuesday 13 March
The 2017-18 NHL season marks the 25th anniversary of the last time a Canadian team took home Lord Stanley. This season, a few Canadian teams have a chance at ending the drought that has plagued a Nation for a quarter of a century. However, it will be a tough road for any of the top Canadian teams to capture the Stanley Cup, meaning Canadians may have to wait another year for the Stanley Cup to finally return to Canada.
With only a couple of Saturdays left before the NHL playoffs start, the games before increasingly meaningful for many franchises. This Saturday, March 10, sees nearly a dozen games scheduled over the entire day. While the games range in meaningfulness, even the lesser games have some great wagering options. Here are the best wagers to make on the NHL this Saturday.
Article posted on Tuesday 06 March
With the NHL trade deadline now a week behind, futures going into the final month of the NHL season are updated to better represent the changes that happen on (and in lead up to) February 26. It was a busy trade deadline this year, with a few high-profile names heading to Stanley Cup contenders. Overall, it looks like the top-team from each Conference before the trade deadline is still the best wager to make the Stanley Cup Finals.
Article posted on Thursday 22 February
The Toronto Maple Leafs will look to extend their home winning streak to eight games on Thursday against the New York Islanders. The streak began back on January 31, when the Leafs blew out the Islanders 5-0. The Islanders have one of the best offences in the NHL but have struggled to stop teams from scoring. The Leafs’ young core should generate enough offence to win, what could top into a high-scoring event on Thursday night at 7:00 PM EST.
Article posted on Tuesday 13 February
The Toronto Maple Leafs play the final of five home games on Valentine’s Day when they host Eastern Conference foe, the Columbus Blue Jackets. Coming off a statement win over the Lightning on Monday night, the Leafs try to finish their homestand undefeated and continue to put pressure on Tampa Bay for the top spot. However, Columbus has a lengthy history of success against Toronto, and will not make life easy for the Leafs on Wednesday night at 7:00 PM EST.
Article posted on Monday 12 February
Two of the top three teams in the Eastern Conference clash on Monday night when the Tampa Bay Lightning make the trip north of the border, where they play the Toronto Maples Leafs at 7:00 PM EST. Both teams are looking to extend their winning streaks and gain ground in the hypercompetitive Atlantic Division. In a game that is basically a pick'em, the league-leading Tampa Bay Lightning are a great wager to place on Monday.
Article posted on Monday 05 February
The Predators and Leafs square off on Wednesday night in Toronto at 7:00 PM EST. The Predators are looking to continue their success on the road this season, as they play the second game of a four-game road trip. The Leafs, coming off a 7-4 win over the Ducks on Monday, will try to pick up their 16 wins at home this season, and extend their winning streak over the Predators to three games.