Avalanche vs. Lightning Game 6 Prediction - Jun 26, 2022

NHL action continues on Sunday at 8:00PM ET as the Colorado Avalanche lock horns with the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 6 of the 2022 Stanley Cup Final at Amalie Arena.

The Stanley Cup will be awarded to the winner of the 2022 Stanley Cup Final between the Avalanche and Lightning. Tampa Bay's Amalie Arena hosts Game 6 of the best-of-seven series.

Dimers' free betting picks for Avalanche vs. Lightning, as well as game predictions, best odds and player props, are featured in this article.


Who will win Avalanche vs. Lightning?

Using high-tech machine learning and data, Dimers.com has simulated Sunday's Avalanche-Lightning NHL Stanley Cup Final matchup 10,000 times.

Dimers' renowned predictive analytics model, DimersBOT, currently can't split the two teams, giving both the Avalanche and Lightning a 50% chance of winning the game.

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Avalanche vs. Lightning Game 6 Odds

  • Puck Line: Lightning +1.5 (-240), Avalanche -1.5 (+210)
  • Moneyline: Lightning -104, Avalanche -115
  • Total: Over/Under 6 (+105/-125)

Puck Line, Moneyline and Over/Under

The Lightning are +1.5 underdogs versus the Avalanche, with -240 at DraftKings Sportsbook the best odds currently available.

For the favored Avalanche (-1.5) to cover the puck line, PointsBet has the best odds currently on offer at +210.

In a sign of how close this game is expected to be, both the Lightning and Avalanche are currently at minus-money betting odds to win on Sunday.

FanDuel Sportsbook currently has the best moneyline odds for the Lightning at -104. That means you can risk $104 to win $100, for a total payout of $204, if they get the W.

Meanwhile, Caesars Sportsbook currently has the best moneyline odds for the Avalanche at -115, where you can risk $115 to win $100, for a total payout of $215, if they come out on top.

The Over/Under sits at 6 with DraftKings Sportsbook, which currently has the best odds for the Over at +105, as well as the best odds for the Under at -125.

As always, make sure you check all of the online sportsbooks that are available in your state for the best NHL odds and lines.

According to DimersBOT, the Lightning (+1.5) are a 70% chance of covering the puck line, while the 6-goal Over/Under is considered an equal 50-50 chance of hitting.

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Avalanche vs. Lightning Prediction

Use our interactive widget below to explore up-to-date Moneyline, Over/Under and Puck Line probabilities and odds for Colorado vs. Tampa Bay, and click or tap on See Matchup for more.


Dimers has full coverage of Sunday's Avalanche-Lightning matchup, including pregame predictions, computer picks, and live win probabilities.

Avalanche vs. Lightning Player Props

Who will score the first goal in Avalanche vs. Lightning? The latest data is in.

Listed below are the most likely first goal and most likely anytime goal scorers for both the Avalanche and Lightning.

And you know what, we provide this information to you for FREE to help you discover the best prop bets for Sunday's game.

According to DimersBOT, Tampa Bay's Steven Stamkos is most likely to score the first goal in Avalanche vs. Lightning.

DimersBOT gives Stamkos a 7.8% chance of scoring the first goal at Amalie Arena, while the Lightning star is a 35.0% chance of netting an anytime goal.

Scroll down for our complete list of first and anytime goal scorer probabilities.


First Goal Scorer Prediction

Colorado Avalanche

  • Nathan MacKinnon: 7.7% probability
  • Nazem Kadri: 6.2% probability
  • Gabriel Landeskog: 5.9% probability
  • Mikko Rantanen: 5.4% probability
  • Valeri Nichushkin: 4.5% probability

Tampa Bay Lightning

  • Steven Stamkos: 7.8% probability
  • Nikita Kucherov: 7.4% probability
  • Ondrej Palat: 5.2% probability
  • Ross Colton: 3.7% probability
  • Corey Perry: 3.1% probability

Anytime Goal Scorer Prediction

Colorado Avalanche

  • Nathan MacKinnon: 34.7% probability
  • Nazem Kadri: 30.4% probability
  • Gabriel Landeskog: 29.0% probability
  • Mikko Rantanen: 26.7% probability
  • Valeri Nichushkin: 22.4% probability

Tampa Bay Lightning

  • Steven Stamkos: 35.0% probability
  • Nikita Kucherov: 34.5% probability
  • Ondrej Palat: 24.7% probability
  • Ross Colton: 20.4% probability
  • Corey Perry: 17.4% probability

Don't forget, DimersBOT updates frequently, so refresh this article for the latest betting insights ahead of Game 6 of the Avalanche vs. Lightning series on Jun 26, 2022.


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Avalanche vs. Lightning 2022 Game 6 Info

Sunday's Game 6 between the Lightning and Avalanche in the 2022 Stanley Cup Finals is scheduled to commence at 8:00PM ET.

  • Who: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Colorado Avalanche
  • Date: Sunday June 26, 2022
  • Time: 8:00PM ET / 5:00PM PT
  • Venue: Amalie Arena

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