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Daily fantasy hockey primer: 10 tips to get you started

Covers Aug 30, 2017 - 11:39 PM ET
It might not be the most popular daily fantasy sport, but hockey is still rife with earning opportunity for DFS enthusiasts. Monty Andrews has 10 tips to help you maximize your point potential - and your profit - in your daily fantasy hockey selections.

Offshore sportsbook releases NHL season win totals for 2017-18 season

Covers Jul 24, 2017 - 3:03 AM ET
National Hockey League team Over/Under win totals for the 2017-18 season are here! Find out which teams are projected by the oddsmakers to dominate the regular season and which are expected to be the weakest links in the league.

Shake up your NHL betting with these alternatives to win 2017-18 Stanley Cup

Covers Jun 26, 2017 - 12:07 AM ET
If you're looking to jump on the NHL futures for next year, don't go with those boring teams at the top of the futures odds table. Put a little bit of excitement in your life, try our value alternatives to win next year's Stanley Cup Final.

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

Covers Jun 24, 2017 - 1:20 AM ET
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.

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

Covers Jun 23, 2017 - 1:49 PM ET
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.

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

Covers Jun 20, 2017 - 2:12 PM ET
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.

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

Covers Jun 14, 2017 - 3:38 PM ET
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.

How to bet hockey

Covers Jun 14, 2017 - 2:26 PM ET
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.

How to bet hockey pucklines

Covers Jun 14, 2017 - 2:26 PM ET
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.

How to handicap NHL betting odds

Covers Jun 14, 2017 - 2:25 PM ET
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.

How to handicap NHL betting odds

Covers Jun 14, 2017 - 2:21 PM ET
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.

How to bet hockey

Covers Jun 14, 2017 - 2:21 PM ET
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.

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

Covers Jun 14, 2017 - 2:09 AM ET
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.

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

Covers Jun 11, 2017 - 6:34 PM ET
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.

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

Covers Jun 11, 2017 - 4:13 AM ET
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.

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

Covers Jun 10, 2017 - 7:01 PM ET
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.

Stanley Cup contenders bounce back big time from shutout losses

Covers Jun 10, 2017 - 6:28 PM ET
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.

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

Covers Jun 8, 2017 - 7:15 PM ET
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.

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

Covers Jun 8, 2017 - 1:22 AM ET
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.

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

Covers Jun 5, 2017 - 8:42 PM ET
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.
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