Best NHL Playoffs Betting Picks and Parlays: Sunday May 23, 2021


May 23, 2021 10:54 AM

The first round series' of the Stanley Cup playoffs are starting to take shape and form trends and we're back for another day of gambling! 


It's Sunday May 23, and, as always, we've simulated all of tonight's games 10,000 times each determining where the value lies for bettors across the United States.

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Here is what the data is telling us for tonight's NHL games โฌ


Hurricanes @ Predators

BET: ๐Ÿ”ฅ Total goals OVER 5.5
with William Hill (+110) 

๐Ÿ“ˆ 3.9% edge on the sportsbooks' odds

As we enter Game 4 of this series, which Carolina currently lead 2-1, we've seen some attacking hockey which has yielded goals, and our data projections is expecting more of the same today.

MORE: Hurricanes @ Predators predictions


Avalanche @ Blues


BET: ๐Ÿ”ฅ Total goals OVER 5.5 with PointsBet (-115)

๐Ÿ“ˆ 54.3% probability 

Colorado will be looking to wrap things up with a first round series sweep against the Blues today, and it's hard to see anything other than more Avalanche dominance. On their own, they've averaged 5 goals per game over the past three games, making this Overs play an easy one.

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MORE: Avalanche @ Blues predictions


Oilers @ Jets


BET: ๐Ÿ”ฅ Jets at the moneyline with BetMGM (+115)

๐Ÿ“ˆ 4.9% edge on the sportsbooks' odds

Pardon the pun, but the Jets have been flying under the radar for most of the season. They're a good team who notched some big wins during the regular season, and while the 'books might be surprised that they've claimed a 2-0 series lead on the road, we're certainly not. Heading back home, we've got Winnipeg to make it 3-0.

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MORE: Oilers @ Jets predictions


NHL Playoffs Sunday Parlay

๐Ÿ”ฅ Hurricans/Predators o5.5 goals

๐Ÿ”ฅ Avalanche/Blues o5.5 goals
๐Ÿ”ฅ Jets ML

๐Ÿ’ฐ Parlay with FanDuel Sportsbook (+815)





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