Stanley Cup Playoffs: Sharks at Blues, Game 3

Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals between the San Jose Sharks and St. Louis Blues is set for Wednesday night. Check out the odds, analysis and a pick. San Jose Sharks (+120) at St. Louis Blues (-145), 8 p.m. ET, NBCSN NHL Free Pick: San Jose Sharks Analysis Back at home after two games on the road, St. Louis has the opportunity pull ahead 2-1 on home ice. The Blues are 5-1 [...]

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Stars and Blues in Game 7

For the St. Louis Blues and Dallas Stars, it all comes down to Game 7 on Tuesday night at the Enterprise Center, with a spot in the Eastern Conference Finals on the line. Dallas Stars (+120) at St. Louis Blues (-140), 8 p.m. ET, NBCSN The Stars and Blues will dance for the final time in Game 7 Tuesday night. Dallas could have ended the series in Game 6, but St. Louis had other ideas and dominated the Stars 4-1 [...]

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Wednesday NHL Preview

Game 3 of the Islanders-Hurricanes series and Game 4 of the Blues-Stars series take place Wednesday night. Both Carolina and St. Louis will look to take commanding leads. New York Islanders (+115) at Carolina Hurricanes (-135), 7 p.m. ET, NBCSN Game 3 is a must win for the Islanders. Down 2-0 in the series, New York outshot Carolina 27-18 in Game 2, but couldn't get the puck past Carolina goaltender Petr Mrazek more than once in a 2-1 loss Sunday. [...]

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Monday Night NHL Preview

With their series even at 1-1, the St. Louis Blues head to American Airlines Center in Dallas on Monday for Game 3 against the Stars. St. Louis Blues (+100) at Dallas Stars (-115), 8 p.m. ET, NBCSN Dallas came out swinging in Game 2 and scored three goals in the first 15 minutes of play. St. Louis outscored the Stars the rest of the way, but couldn't recover from the early barrage. Dallas went 26-15-2-1 at home during the regular [...]

Stanley Cup Playoffs: NHL Saturday Preview

The Columbus Blue Jackets and the Boston Bruins face off, and the Dallas Stars and St. Louis Blues go at it, in a pair of Game 2 NHL matchups Saturday. Dallas Stars (+120) at St. Louis Blues (-140), 3 p.m. ET, NBC St. Louis will look to make it three wins in a row. The key for the Blues could again be top goal scorer Vladimir Tarasenko, whose two goals were the difference in a 3-2 Game 1 win. The [...]

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Second Round Begins Thursday

The second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs kicks off Thursday, when the Columbus Blue Jackets battle the Boston Bruins and the Dallas Stars take on the St. Louis Blues.  Columbus Blue Jackets (+125) at Boston Bruins (-150), 7 p.m. ET, NBCSN The Blue Jackets entered the playoffs one of the longest shots on the board, largely because their first-round opponent was the top team regular-season team in the NHL, the Tampa Bay Lightning. Columbus entered the playoffs one of [...]

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Thursday NHL Matchups

The Stanley Cup Playoffs provide three crucial matchups Thursday night. Defending champion Washington will try to regroup after a loss to Carolina in Game 3, the St. Louis Blues take on the Jets in Winnipeg and the San Jose Sharks host the Vegas Golden Knights. (2) Washington Capitals +105 at (7) Carolina Hurricanes -125 (7 p.m. ET) After a 4-2 Game 1 win and a 4-3 overtime victory in Game 2, the Capitals appeared destined to make quick work of [...]

2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs First-Round Preview

The first round of the NHL's 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs starts Wednesday. Check out BetAmerica odds for first-round series winners, along with analysis and free picks. Wednesday Games (6) Pittsburgh Penguins -145 vs. (4) New York Islanders +120 Pittsburgh seems to be favored over the Islanders on reputation. For most of the regular season, the Islanders held a lead in the Metropolitan Division. It was only in the month of March that Washington overtook them. New York also ended the [...]

NHL Wednesday Free Picks – Can Flames Stay Hot Against Vegas Knights?

The NHL has stacked up four juicy matchups tonight! The top game has Western Conference powers Calgary and Vegas throwing down in Sin City. Check out analysis for that matchup along with all of the other great NHL action on Wednesday night. [Wednesday, March 6] Washington Capitals -130 at Philadelphia Flyers +110 (7:30 pm ET) The Capitals are on fire heading into their game with Philadelphia. Washington not only beat the Flyers 5-3 in the last head-to-head, but they’re on [...]