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It's time to start booking your hockey vacation to Las Vegas

The NHL's expansion draft is complete, the league's entry draft is done, and the league has released their full schedule for the 2017-18 season. Now is the perfect time to start planning a trip to Las Vegas to see your favorite team take on the new Golden Knights.
Covers Jun 24, 2017 - 1:20 AM ET

Las Vegas sportsbook weighs in on Golden Knights' roster, NHL odds

The Vegas Golden Knights built out their roster and are taking shape as we head toward their first season on the ice. We're inside the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas talking about the Golden Knights and their NHL odds with Jason Simbal of CG Technology.
Covers Jun 23, 2017 - 1:49 PM ET

Vegas Golden Knights will be a better bet than past NHL expansion teams

The Vegas Golden Knights will round out their roster with the NHL expansion draft Wednesday night. Monty Andrews says Vegas won't be rolling the dice on player pick-ups like past expansion teams and expects the Golden Knights to be a much better bet in their inaugural season.
Covers Jun 20, 2017 - 2:12 PM ET

Penguins favorites to win third straight Stanley Cup as 2017-18 odds released

Before the Pittsburgh Penguins were even pouring beer into Lord Stanley's mug as 2016-17 champions, the Westgate LV Superbook in Las Vegas already had their futures odds to win the 2017-18 championship on their betting board.
Covers Jun 14, 2017 - 3:38 PM ET

How to bet hockey

The most common form of betting on hockey is moneyline wagering – simply betting on which team you think will win the game, with the moneyline price on that team determining how much you could win on your bet.
Covers Jun 14, 2017 - 2:26 PM ET

How to bet hockey pucklines

Puckline betting is hockey's version of a pointspread. The favorite on the puckline will usually be -1.5, meaning it must win by more than 1.5 goals, and the underdog will usually be +1.5, meaning it must lose by no more than 1.5 goals.
Covers Jun 14, 2017 - 2:26 PM ET

How to handicap NHL betting odds

NHL betting is one of the fastest growing markets with sportsbooks, as popularity picks up the pace in the United States. Covers Experts' AAA Spoprts shares some basic tips and tactics for handicapping the NHL betting odds and making some cold hard cash on the ice.
Covers Jun 14, 2017 - 2:25 PM ET

How to handicap NHL betting odds

NHL betting is one of the fastest growing markets with sportsbooks, as popularity picks up the pace in the United States. Covers Experts' AAA Spoprts shares some basic tips and tactics for handicapping the NHL betting odds and making some cold hard cash on the ice.
Covers Jun 14, 2017 - 2:21 PM ET

How to bet hockey

The most common form of betting on hockey is moneyline wagering – simply betting on which team you think will win the game, with the moneyline price on that team determining how much you could win on your bet.
Covers Jun 14, 2017 - 2:21 PM ET

Next year's Stanley Cup odds are out and surprise teams are drawing action

Las Vegas oddsmakers have wasted no time posting futures for next year's Stanley Cup championship. We talk to Jeff Stoneback of The Mirage sportsbook, who says some surprising teams are taking the most NHL betting action to win it all in 2018.
Covers Jun 14, 2017 - 2:09 AM ET

Bettors liked Predators early, late action on Penguins for Game 6

Covers checks in on betting action for Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final, with insights from Jeff Stoneback, director of trading for MGM Resorts books in Las Vegas, and Scott Cooley, odds consultant for offshore sportsbook Bookmaker.eu.
Covers Jun 11, 2017 - 6:34 PM ET

NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 6 Betting Preview: Penguins at Predators

The Pittsburgh Penguins are one win from hoisting back-to-back Stanley Cups and will go for the clincher when they visit the Nashville Predators on Sunday night in Game 6 of a best-of-seven series that has been defined by home dominance.
Covers Jun 11, 2017 - 4:13 AM ET

High-scoring hockey has been followed by Under results in Stanley Cup final

Betting Under following an Over in the Stanley Cup final has produced nine straight winners since 2011 and is a 78 percent Under winner since the lockout. This totals trend has already cashed in twice during the 2017 Cup final and is in play for Game 6.
Covers Jun 10, 2017 - 7:01 PM ET

Stanley Cup contenders bounce back big time from shutout losses

A shutout loss is tough to swallow, especially in the Stanley Cup final. However, a blank sheet hasn't kept Cup contenders down. Jason Logan dives into the historic data and discovers why teams coming off a shutout loss are making cold hard cash on the NHL ice.
Covers Jun 10, 2017 - 6:28 PM ET

Public continues to pound home team heading into Game 5 of Stanley Cup Final

There’s a theory that a playoff series isn’t really a playoff series until the home team loses. So far in this Stanley Cup Final, that hasn’t happened, and oddsmakers and bettors don’t expect it to happen tonight either.
Covers Jun 8, 2017 - 7:15 PM ET

NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 5 Betting Preview: Predators at Penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins' high-octane offense looks to get back on track in Thursday's Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final against the visiting Nashville Predators after being stuck in neutral for the previous two contests in the Music City.
Covers Jun 8, 2017 - 1:22 AM ET

Books expecting late action on Penguins for Stanley Cup final Game 4

Covers checks in on the action for Game 4 of the Stanley Cup final, with insights from Peter Childs, risk management supervisor for offshore shop Sportsbook.ag, and Zach Jornlin, sportsbook supervisor at The Mirage on the Las Vegas Strip.
Covers Jun 5, 2017 - 8:42 PM ET

Monday's Stanley Cup Final Game 4 Betting Preview: Penguins at Predators

Fueled by Saturday's resounding victory in the first Stanley Cup Final game played in The Volunteer State, the Nashville Predators look to even the series with the Pittsburgh Penguins on Monday when the teams reconvene for Game 4 at Bridgestone Arena.
Covers Jun 4, 2017 - 8:08 PM ET

Predators picking up most of betting action for Stanley Cup final Game 3

Covers checks in on Stanley Cup final Game 3 betting action between the Predators and Penguins, with insights from Jeff Stoneback, director of trading for MGM Resorts in Las Vegas, and Scott Kaminsky, director of offshore sportsbook TheGreek.com.
Covers Jun 3, 2017 - 8:25 PM ET

Stanley Cup Final Game 3 Betting Preview: Penguins at Predators

Home cookin' traditionally provides a bountiful feast for the Nashville Predators, who hope the change of scenery goes a long way in altering results when they host the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final.
Covers Jun 3, 2017 - 7:13 AM ET
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