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Power Heavily Favored To Go First Overall In NHL Entry Draft

Power Heavily Favored To Go First Overall In NHL Entry Draft

Article posted on Monday 12 July - 06:33 EDT

While the 2021 NHL entry draft isn't viewed as being as deep as the 2020 class, as with Alexis Lafreniere last season, there appears to be a consensus No. 1 - Michigan's Owen Power. The Wolverines freshman defenceman didn't look out of place playing with the men at the IIHF world championship, winning a gold medal skating for Canada, playing in the top defensive pairing. Power is almost certainly going to the Buffalo Sabres.

How to Watch the NHL in Canada? 

Article posted on Tuesday 06 July - 07:01 EDT

How to Watch the NHL in Canada?

Canadian hockey fans have it made. There is no shortage of ways on how to watch the NHL. Whether it's TV stations or online streams, fans can tune in using their phones, tablets, or kick it old school by watching on television. Gone are the days where you had to go to one room and wait for one time to watch the NHL. Here are the many ways to watch the NHL in Canada

Lightning On Verge Of Rare Achievement 

Article posted on Monday 05 July - 05:47 EDT

Lightning On Verge Of Rare Achievement

The Tampa Bay Lightning are one win away from capturing their second straight Stanley Cup title. They lead the best-of-seven Cup final series against the Montreal Canadiens by a 3-0 count. In the Cup final for the first time in 28 years, Montreal has lost nine of 33 previous Stanley Cup final series. However, the Canadiens have only ever been swept in a final series one time in their history.

Best Betting Sites for the Stanley Cup Finals 

Article posted on Monday 05 July - 05:20 EDT

Best Betting Sites for the Stanley Cup Finals

The Stanley Cup has gone through some unique firsts during the past two NHL seasons thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. Last year's Cup final series didn't end until September. This year, with the launch of the regular season delayed until January, the Cup final series is stretching into July. One facet that hasn't changed, though, is that no matter when wagers are placed on the games, the bettors want to be certain that they are placing those wagers with the best betting sites for the Stanley Cup Finals

Making Money Betting On Canadiens 

Article posted on Monday 05 July - 04:45 EDT

Making Money Betting On Canadiens

With the Montreal Canadiens down 3-0 to the Tampa Bay Lightning in the Stanley Cup final, what are the best wagering strategies going forward in terms of making money betting on Canadiens? Should bettors be backing the Habs to hang around beyond Game 4? Is it time to write Montreal off and admit that the Lightning are the better team? What about 2021-22? Are the Canadiens worthy of a future book wager?

Every Canadian NHL Team's Biggest Offseason Need 

Article posted on Wednesday 30 June - 05:03 EDT

Every Canadian NHL Team's Biggest Offseason Need

Every NHL team based in Canada is about to embark on a very interesting offseason journey.

The Montreal Canadiens are very much focused on winning the Stanley Cup, but every other organization is already looking ahead to the 2021-2022 season.

Kucherov, Point Lead Lightning To Game One Victory 

Article posted on Tuesday 29 June - 05:05 EDT

Kucherov, Point Lead Lightning To Game One Victory

The Tampa Bay Lightning reminded everyone why they're the reigning Stanley Cup champions, defeating the Montreal Canadiens 5-1 to take game one at home on Monday night.

Who Will The Seattle Kraken Take From Each Canadian Team? 

Article posted on Monday 21 June - 06:01 EDT

Who Will The Seattle Kraken Take From Each Canadian Team?

There has been no shortage of excitement in this year's NHL playoffs. These games have all the goals, hits, and drama that any hockey fan could hope for.

Only four teams remain, meaning the other 27 clubs are completely focused on next season. Naturally, their top priority is figuring out who to protect/expose in the upcoming Seattle Kraken Expansion Draft.

Every franchise is expected to approach the 2021 NHL Expansion Draft with hypervigilance, especially those who may have given up too much during the Vegas Golden Knights Expansion Draft. After all, Vegas evolved from 'new organization' to 'Stanley Cup contender' in short order.

Let's take a look at who the Kraken might select from each Canadian team.

NHL All-Time Goal Leaders: Can Ovi Catch The Great One? 

Article posted on Tuesday 08 June - 06:30 EDT

NHL All-Time Goal Leaders: Can Ovi Catch The Great One?

Can Ovi catch the Great One? That's the question on the mind of NHL fans when it comes to the NHL's all-time goals leaders. Wayne Gretzky is No. 1 in this ranking. He netted 894 goals during his 1,487-game NHL career. Ovechkin is currently sixth on the all-time list with 730 goals in 1,197 NHL games. At his current rate of one goal every 1.639 games, he'll need to play another 271 games to surpass Gretzky.

NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs News Update 

Article posted on Monday 07 June - 08:08 EDT

NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs News Update

Welcome to your weekly NHL news update! It's definitely the best time of the year to be a hockey fan. The second round of the postseason is nearing the home stretch, and almost every game has been an action-packed thriller.

Have you been watching? We sure hope so. But if not, don't fret! We'll make sure you're caught up on all the latest and greatest NHL playoffs news. Without further ado, let's get into it.

CSB: NHL Lottery Draft Odds: Form Charts Hold As Sabres Win 

Article posted on Friday 04 June - 04:35 EDT

CSB: NHL Lottery Draft Odds: Form Charts Hold As Sabres Win

Let's have a look at the 2021 NHL Lottery Draft odds.

NHL Article: Seattle Kraken Will Soon Become NHL's 32nd Team 

Article posted on Tuesday 25 May - 04:58 EDT

NHL Article: Seattle Kraken Will Soon Become NHL's 32nd Team

The NHL is preparing to release the Kraken. The Seattle Kraken will join the NHL as an expansion franchise in time for the 2021-22 regular season. The move will give the NHL an even number of teams, as Seattle will be the 32nd franchise to join the league and the first new club since the birth of the Vegas Golden Knights in 2017. The Kraken will be stocked via an expansion draft this summer.

Landmark for McDavid, but can the Oilers make a run at the Stanley Cup? 

Article posted on Friday 14 May - 09:12 EDT

Landmark for McDavid, but can the Oilers make a run at the Stanley Cup?

Conor McDavid has once again had a season of prolific scoring. This weekend he became the ninth player in NHL history to score at least 100 points through his first 53 games of the season, but the Edmonton Oilers captain wants more than individual success.

Potential NHL Playoff Adjustments due to the US-Canada Border 

Article posted on Tuesday 04 May - 09:03 EDT

Potential NHL Playoff Adjustments due to the US-Canada Border

With an average of around 6 games to go for the remainder of the 2021 NHL season, many are wondering who will clinch the final spots across the four divisions. The Stanley Cup is still a while away as we turn our attention to the postseason playoffs and all that it brings!

While most of the focus is on hockey and what will unfold in the remaining games this season, there is another issue that has been raised as a result of government regulations regarding travel.

The Maple Leafs, Oilers, and Jets have all looked quite strong this season. While many sportsbooks don’t offer great odds for those teams winning this year, those teams certainly have the quality to compete. It would be hugely disappointing if the North Division were unable to compete for whatever reason.

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NHL Regular-Season Dates Postponed Due to COVID-19 

Article posted on Monday 03 May - 03:57 EDT

NHL Regular-Season Dates Postponed Due to COVID-19

Completing its first full regular season in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the NHL accepted and even anticipated that there would be disruptions. That's certainly proven to be the case. As the league enters the stretch drive of regular-season play, 58 games have required rescheduling due to various COVID-19 outbreaks among the NHL's 31 teams. Over 150 players on 29 different teams have entered the NHL's COVID-19 protocols.

Best NHL Referees in the 2021 season 

Article posted on Monday 12 April - 06:26 EDT

Best NHL Referees in the 2021 season

Those who officiate in the NHL were put under the microscope during the 2020-21 regular season when veteran referee Tim Peel was caught by a hot mic admitting he called a penalty to make up for an infraction he'd missed previously during a game. Peel was removed from his work as an NHL official and the scrutiny of all who wear the striped shirts led to one question - who are the NHL's best referees

Air Jordan on Ice: Air Jordan 1's turned into hockey skates 

Article posted on Tuesday 09 March - 04:58 EST

Air Jordan on Ice: Air Jordan 1's turned into hockey skates

Since the 1980s, Chicago Bulls and NBA legend Michael Jordan has been popular across the world thanks to his amazing Nike sneakers. Indeed, Air Jordan shoes are without question some of the best out there and there are so many different versions. But now, you can find them on ice? Yup! That's because we have Air Jordan on Ice: Air Jordan 1's turned into hockey skates. Seriously, these things are nothing short of brilliant and epic. 

Can the Toronto Maple Leafs Win the Canadian Division? 

Article posted on Friday 19 February - 05:20 EST

Can the Toronto Maple Leafs Win the Canadian Division?

About a third into the 2021 NHL season, the Toronto Maple Leafs lead the All-Canadian North Division. But will the team keep it up the rest of the year and win the North Division?

Can the Toronto Six win the NWHL League? 

Article posted on Thursday 11 February - 11:34 EST

Can the Toronto Six win the NWHL League?

There is no current date for the NWHL Playoffs and the battle for the Isobel Cup to resume. The negative experience of Lake Placid likely has teams and the league rethinking how to approach a restart.

NHL Season in Review: the best bets that cashed big for 2019-20 

Article posted on Wednesday 14 October - 06:13 EDT

NHL Season in Review: the best bets that cashed big for 2019-20

This NHL season in review shares a similar theme with previous reviews: that the NHL's best bets continue to be shocking proving that this league remains unpredictably exciting. The Tampa Bay Lightning winning the Stanley Cup may not be as shocking, but there was a slew of other stunners that had everyone scratching their heads, pandemic or not as we eye the most lucrative bets that cashed big.