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NHL Expert Picks and Best Bets Today [Sunday, 4/28/2024]

NHL Expert Picks and Best Bets Today [Sunday, 4/28/2024]

NHL betting is back for another exciting day of Stanley Cup playoffs, and we're here to serve up our top picks for Sunday's hockey action.

Today's NHL best bets come from a range of matchups, including Oilers vs. Kings, which starts at 10:30PM ET.

Thanks to extensive simulations and machine learning, the bets featured here are led by a moneyline play with an edge of 4.9%.

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NHL Expert Picks Tonight: 4/28/2024

After diving deep into the numbers and running thousands of simulations of tonight's playoffs action, DimersBOT, our leading predictive analytics model, has precisely found the best hockey bets for upcoming games on Sunday, April 28, 2024.

Keep in mind that the earliest game time is at the top of this list of picks. To get access to our full list of today's best bets, including customizable filters and sorting options, consider joining Dimers Pro.

Kings ML (+140)

Our model has pinpointed the next NHL betting opportunity tonight, which comes in the Oilers vs. Kings matchup. We recommend a bet on Kings ML at +140 odds, which provides an edge of 4.9%.


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Kings +1.5 (-172)

Our model has found another great NHL playoffs bet for Sunday's hockey action, again in the game between the Oilers and Kings. We suggest placing a puck line wager on Kings +1.5, available at -172 odds. Our analysis shows a compelling 2.5% edge for this bet.



Lightning ML (+162)

Our next pick for tonight's hockey action comes from the Lightning vs. Panthers matchup. We recommend a bet on Lightning ML, offered at attractive odds of +162. Our model indicates a favorable 3.7% edge for this wager.

Remember, the outcome of this bet will be determined tomorrow. We encourage you to act swiftly and capitalize on these favorable odds while they are still available.


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NHL Playoffs Best Bets: Sunday, 4/28/2024

As of 10:01PM ET, here are the next three NHL bets recommended by our model:

Matchup Bet Odds Edge
Oilers vs. Kings Kings ML +140 @ DraftKings 4.9%
Oilers vs. Kings Kings +1.5 -172 @ FanDuel 2.5%
Lightning vs. Panthers Lightning ML +162 @ FanDuel 3.7%

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This article is part of our NHL player props and NHL best bets series.

For more NHL betting content, we have NHL betting news and the latest Stanley Cup odds and predictions.


This article, enhanced by AI and automation, aims to deliver accurate NHL insights quickly, with human oversight ensuring high editorial quality. Our predictions are sourced from current data to help you make informed decisions. For additional resources and advice on responsible gambling, please call 1-800-GAMBLER.

All odds and probabilities in this article are correct and accurate at the time of publication.

Nick Slade
Chief Content Officer

Nick Slade, with nearly two decades of experience as a sports and betting expert, serves as the Chief Content Officer at Cipher Sports Technology Group, where he steers the editorial and digital content strategy for leading platforms like Dimers.com, Stats Insider and Gambling Today. Specializing in soccer, Nick brings a global perspective to his coverage of the sport, including detailed analyses of MLS games. He also contributes to NHL content through game previews, best bets, and props, and lends his expertise to crafting NBA first basket betting content. 

With a robust background as a journalist and broadcaster, Nick has been a trusted voice on major networks and channels such as Fox Sports, WCBV-TV Boston, ESPN, ABC, and others. His profound understanding of sports and betting dynamics has made him a sought-after authority in the wagering and gambling industries.

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