Top 10 Most Heated Rivalries In NHL

The fast and vicious nature of hockey results in some of the most heated rivalries in the world of pro sports. NHL teams have been battling for well over a century, establishing a code where players police each other when serious infractions and disrespect takes place on the ice. Fights and huge body checks ensure that retaliation is only a half-second away. The best modern rivalries mix a long history of hate with a high level of play and bruising physical punishment…

The Best Rivalries In The NHL

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NHL Rivals Battle For The Stanley Cup

Some rivalries take decades to form and foster. Others, such as the heat between the Detroit Red Wings and Colorado Avalanche, started with one player severely injuring another with a brutal body check against a helpless opponent. The NHL is unique in the sense that the players are not only encouraged to run into each other at high speeds, but also throw fists whenever a teammate’s honor must be defended.

The oldest, best rivalries in the NHL tend to be cornerstones of sports culture within their cities, and in the case of Toronto and Montreal, a cultural phenomenon of its own. No other league combines speed, skill and physical punishment like the NHL, which has created some of the most intense sports rivalries in the world.

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Away Score Home Money Line
Monday 23 October
FT San Jose Sharks 4 - 1 New York Rangers Odds
FT Los Angeles Kings 2 - 3 Toronto Maple Leafs +120 -141 Odds
Tuesday 24 October
FT Arizona Coyotes 3 - 5 New York Islanders +175 -213 Odds
FT Anaheim Ducks 6 - 2 Philadelphia Flyers -147 Odds
AOT Edmonton Oilers 1 - 2 Pittsburgh Penguins +140 -161 Odds
FT Tampa Bay Lightning 5 - 1 Carolina Hurricanes -105 -116 Odds
FT Detroit Red Wings 0 - 1 Buffalo Sabres +105 -125 Odds
FT Florida Panthers 1 - 5 Montreal Canadiens +115 -135 Odds
PEN Los Angeles Kings 3 - 2 Ottawa Senators +115 -135 Odds
PEN Calgary Flames 3 - 2 Nashville Predators +135 -156 Odds
FT Vancouver Canucks 1 - 0 Minnesota Wild +165 -185 Odds
FT Dallas Stars 3 - 5 Colorado Avalanche -128 +122 Odds
Wednesday 25 October
FT Calgary Flames 2 - 5 St. Louis Blues +150 -172 Odds
FT Buffalo Sabres 1 - 5 Jackets +230 -286 Odds
Thursday 26 October
FT San Jose Sharks 1 - 2 Boston Bruins -105 -116 Odds
FT Carolina Hurricanes 6 - 3 Toronto Maple Leafs +140 -161 Odds
FT Arizona Coyotes 2 - 5 New York Rangers +150 -172 Odds
AOT Winnipeg Jets 1 - 2 Pittsburgh Penguins +155 -175 Odds
FT Los Angeles Kings 4 - 0 Montreal Canadiens +110 -132 Odds
FT Philadelphia Flyers 4 - 5 Ottawa Senators -105 -116 Odds
FT Detroit Red Wings 2 - 3 Tampa Bay Lightning +183 -204 Odds
FT Anaheim Ducks 3 - 8 Florida Panthers +117 -130 Odds
FT New York Islanders 4 - 6 Minnesota Wild +110 -125 Odds
FT Dallas Stars 4 - 5 Edmonton Oilers +105 -125 Odds
FT Washington Capitals 2 - 6 Vancouver Canucks -135 +115 Odds
Friday 27 October
PEN Ottawa Senators 4 - 5 New Jersey Devils -132 Odds
AOT Winnipeg Jets 1 - 2 Jackets Odds
FT St. Louis Blues 2 - 1 Carolina Hurricanes +100 Odds
FT Nashville Predators 2 - 1 Chicago Blackhawks Odds
FT Dallas Stars 2 - 1 Calgary Flames +115 -135 Odds
Saturday 28 October
FT San Jose Sharks 3 - 2 Buffalo Sabres -120 +100 Odds
AOT Los Angeles Kings 2 - 1 Boston Bruins +105 -125 Odds
FT Philadelphia Flyers 4 - 2 Toronto Maple Leafs +120 -141 Odds
FT New York Rangers 4 - 5 Montreal Canadiens +125 -147 Odds
FT Anaheim Ducks 4 - 1 Tampa Bay Lightning +155 -175 Odds
PEN Detroit Red Wings 3 - 2 Florida Panthers +145 -167 Odds
FT Arizona Coyotes 3 - 4 New Jersey Devils +135 -156 Odds
FT Jackets 1 - 4 St. Louis Blues +116 -127 Odds
FT New York Islanders 6 - 2 Nashville Predators +115 -125 Odds
FT Pittsburgh Penguins 1 - 2 Minnesota Wild -103 -106 Odds
FT Chicago Blackhawks 3 - 6 Colorado Avalanche -116 -105 Odds
FT Washington Capitals 5 - 2 Edmonton Oilers +115 -135 Odds
Sunday 29 October
Anaheim Ducks 17:00 Carolina Hurricanes +150 -161 Odds
Pittsburgh Penguins 19:00 Winnipeg Jets +102 -110 Odds
Washington Capitals 21:00 Calgary Flames +124 -133 Odds

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