Wagering on NHL Hockey Games – Getting Started and What to Know

While not quite at the level of NFL betting action – as nothing can touch the pigskin numbers just yet – NHL fans are gearing up for another season of action on the ice, and what is expected to be a significant increase in wagers about the outcomes for all 31 of the league’s teams.
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So You’re Thinking About Placing a Bet on the Stanley Cup Final

Gambling on sports has pretty much gone mainstream over the past two years. First the NHL and NFL agreed to put teams in Las Vegas; once a forbidden thought. Then, sports gambling became legalized. And ever since, people are more and more willing to openly talk about the thrill they get when placing a little […]

Second Round of NHL Playoffs Still Ripe For Upsets

After an opening round of the 2019 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs that saw a handful of Game 7s and even more upsets, more questions than answers remain through the first few games of the second round.
EASTERN CONFERENCE
Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Boston Bruins
They split the games in Boston, so the series is tied 1-1 heading into […]

Stanley Cup Playoffs Continue, Plenty of Good Odds Available

Unfortunately, the Stanley Cup will not be heading to Southern California this summer, as both the Kings and Ducks finished out of the playoff hunt. And following last week’s Game 7 between Vegas and San Jose, the Sharks remain the Pacific Division’s only hope this season. With the league’s top two teams from the regular […]

Three European Examples That Could Inspire Struggling NHL Teams

It certainly wasn’t a vintage season for hockey in Southern California, with none of the three professional teams qualifying for post-season action. Enough articles have been dedicated to what has gone wrong and how it should be addressed in Los Angeles. We aren’t going to dwell on that here, but, instead, look at some other […]

NHL Second Half: Important Games, Key Dates, and More

Goodbye, San Jose. Hello, second half of the 2018-19 NHL season.
Following last weekend’s All Star Game in Northern California, all eyes now turn to what should be some tight playoff races in each of the league’s four divisions. First, though, teams vying for those final post-season spots will be looking to bolster their roster […]

2019 NHL All Star Game – Rosters, Schedule, and Brief Notes

For the second time in franchise history, the San Jose Sharks will serve as the host team for NHL All Star Weekend. This year’s schedule includes the annual Skills Competition on Friday night, followed by the 2019 All Star Game on Saturday afternoon. Both events will be staged at the SAP Center, home to the […]