Article posted on Sunday 24 September - 06:22 EDT
The Calder Trophy's one of the most difficult awards to win in the NHL because players get only one shot at the honor. Players to never win the Calder include players like Sidney Crosby, who lost to Alex Ovechkin. Shoo-ins like Connor McDavid don't get a do-over or sympathy from voters because of injury. The best rookie prop bets feature first-year NHLers expected to immediately play important roles on their team.
Article posted on Sunday 03 September - 14:20 EDT
Air Canada was getting a bargain for Toronto Maple Leafs arena naming rights all along. Scotiabank and Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment agreed to a record-breaking, 20-year deal to rename the Air Canada Centre. Starting July 1st, 2018, the ACC will be known as Scotiabank Arena. The third largest bank in Canada will pay $800 million for the privilege, raising the bar for naming rights across North America.
Article posted on Saturday 12 August - 08:09 EDT
Hockey belongs to Canada, even if a Canadian team hasn’t won a Stanley Cup since the Montreal Canadians in 1993. Since then, the Oilers, Senators, Flames and Canucks have made the finals, but fell to superior teams from the United States. Four Canadian hockey teams have a solid chance of winning the Stanley Cup this year. The 2017-18 NHL season looks promising for Canada, even if you should avoid NHL futures for Ottawa, Winnipeg and Vancouver.
Article posted on Sunday 06 August - 16:25 EDT
NHL action is still 60 days away but Stanley Cup futures, plus team and player props, are already populating betting boards at top rated online sportsbooks. SportsInteraction is in that group and today we look at the Alexander Radulov vs Jonathan Drouin total points prop. The 2017-18 NHL season gets underway when the Toronto Maple Leafs battle the Winnipeg Jets on October 4, 2017.
Article posted on Thursday 16 March - 11:33 EDT
Could this be the year Edmonton returns to postseason glory? Despite receiving the first pick, during four of the last seven NHL Drafts, the Oilers haven’t made the playoffs since they lost to Carolina in the Stanley Cup Finals back in 2006. Ahead of the Hurricanes (7) and Buffalo Sabres (5) that decade long drought is currently the longest streak in the league. Let’s check on things in Oil Country.
Article posted on Wednesday 15 March - 16:22 EDT
Worlds are colliding in the sports betting atmosphere as the NBA and NHL are both into the final push to the playoffs, NCAAB March Madness hoops action is upon us and the MLB Boys of Summer are warming up with Spring Training in Florida and Arizona. Running white hot, here is a look at the Calgary Flames odds to win the Stanley Cup during the 2017 National Hockey League playoffs.
Article posted on Saturday 11 March - 02:47 EST
Frantic National Hockey League playoff action is about to hit another gear. With an average of fourteen games left on each teams regular season slate, many of the pretenders have been culled from the contender pack. In a desperate battle to earn just their second postseason appearance in twelve years, today we look at the Toronto Maple Leafs odds to win the 2017 Stanley Cup. Buds anybody?
Article posted on Saturday 05 November - 02:28 EDT
Looking back at the worst seasons ever by the Toronto Maple Leafs franchise as they continue to build for the future today. Things have been bleak for Leafs fans on multiple occasions and this list looks back at some of those horrible campaigns.
Article posted on Sunday 30 October - 16:32 EDT
Looking back at some of the meanest NHL players the league has seen over the years. From born fighters, to little guys who loved to agitate, the NHL players on this list loved to impose their will on the ice through physical and dirty play.
Article posted on Friday 28 October - 18:03 EDT
Jersey sales have become the bar for popularity in hockey over the decade or so, as they’re becoming more and more accessible to consumers. Who's name is showing up on the most hockey fans' backs?
Article posted on Thursday 22 September - 08:34 EDT
It is an NHL season that has everyone on their heels. This article offers the highest and lowest odds for the teams in the Eastern Conference and outlines the likely winners of the league. In addition, the reasons behind the likely victory of the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Eastern Conference are provided, as well as reasons about why they could lift the Stanley Cup.
Article posted on Monday 19 September - 06:39 EDT
The team that started the ice girls craze didn’t quite make the list as they ended the program and don’t quite stack up with the Lady Panthers. Other teams that […]
Article posted on Friday 16 September - 14:00 EDT
More Stanley Cups, More Parties More drunken pics will surface in the upcoming NHL season no doubt whether it’s from the Stanley Cup celebrations or something else entirely. Sidney Crosby […]
Article posted on Tuesday 21 June - 13:01 EDT
On June 10, 2016, Gordie Howe, one of the greatest hockey players of all time, passed away. He was 88. The man known as “Mr. Hockey” was a symbol and hero to many including other greats like Wayne Gretzky. At the time of his retirement from the NHL, he set all kinds of records for the league.
Article posted on Thursday 19 May - 18:37 EDT
Puck betting action is slowly drawing to a close as both Conference Final series reach Game 3 when the Sharks and St. Louis Blues battle in San Jose tonight. This is a prime time to back up our 2015-16 Stanley Cup
Championship Futures prediction that we posted back on October 6, 2015. Being as we will have either Pittsburgh or Tampa Bay in the Finals, we have an opportunity to secure a guaranteed payday by backing both Western Conference teams. Let’s do it up!
Article posted on Sunday 14 February - 14:55 EST
Continuing their long running National Hockey League Original Six rivalry, that’s almost as close as it can get at 268-265-95 overall in favor of Detroit, the Red Wings host the Boston Bruins in the Motor City this afternoon. Following two straight wins, Boston is playing the third of a six game road trip on back-to-back days with travel. Backed by solid goaltending, for the first time in what seems like forever, Detroit is well positioned to earn a playoff berth for a 25th straight season. Puck drop for this Eastern Conference Atlantic Division duel is slated for 3:30 PM ET on February 14, 2016, at the Joe Louis Arena in Michigan.
Article posted on Wednesday 07 January - 11:08 EST
National Hockey League action takes center stage tonight as we breakdown the Washington vs Toronto and Pittsburgh vs Boston contests. The Maple Leafs and Capitals clash at the Air Canada Center at 7:00 PM ET while the Penguins battle the Bruins at 8:00 PM ET at the CONSOL Energy Center on January 7, 2015.
Article posted on Saturday 10 March - 13:54 EST
Canucks fans living in British Columbia can back their home-town hero’s during the chase for Lord Stanley’s Mug with the Sports Action betting options at the PlayNow.com online sports wagering website.