NHL Playoffs Wednesday Picks


August 26, 2020 2:37 PM

The second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs continue with a 3-game slate.

We have ourselves three series' all sitting in different spots right now, kicking off with the Flyers looking to bounce back against the Islanders.

Check out our NHL Bet Hub predictions below 👇

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Islanders (1) @ (0) Flyers 

BEST: ☝ Total goals: Over 5.5 (+120*) has a 5.1% edge

Our model likes the chances of this one being a goal-fest. The over/under has moved up to 5.5 after opening at 4.5, but our projections still see a massive 5.1% edge on the books if you bet the overs.

Read our full betting preview for this game here.

Lightning (1) @ (1) Bruins

BEST: 💪 Lightning +1.5 (-135*) has a 73% probability

The underdog Lightning has covered the puck line in both games so far this series, with a 2-3 loss and a 4-3 OT win. Our model has them as a 73% chance of covering again.

Suggested Moneyline and Over/Under plays HERE

Avalanche (0) @ (2) Stars

BEST: 💵 Avalanche moneyline (-140*) has a 57% probability

Dallas has come out firing in this series and taken an unlikely 2-0 lead, but our model has the Avs bouncing back and getting a W.

Suggested Puck line and Over/Under plays HERE


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*Odds and percentages correct at time of publishing.