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Free NHL Picks, Tips, and Expert Predictions

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Check out our NHL expert picks from TwinSpires Sports for the 2021 NHL season. Find the latest analysis on player performance, key matchups, and the injury news you need to make your wagers. 

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What are NHL Picks?

Our in-house experts make their picks based on in-depth analysis and up-to-the-minute player and team news, and offer predictions on the money line, puck line, and total for the biggest NHL matchups. They also give their picks for NHL futures bets like the Stanley Cup, and each of the four divisions. 

How do NHL Picks work?

Our writers grew up with the game of hockey, sitting on the edge of their seats for the greatest goals, biggest hits, and most intense moments of the Stanley Cup playoffs. They share their predictions for NHL games, scores, puck line, and futures bets right here as well as the The TwinSpires Edge NHL Home Page throughout the season. Read their NHL betting tips and picks, and then visit our TwinSpires sportsbook to take advantage of their expert advice. 

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Four Team Friday Parlay

NHL expert Cam Tucker puts his predictions to the test every Friday with a moneyline power parlay. Cam hit on 64% of his picks last season, and is 3-4 with his picks this year after a tough outing last week.

Moneyline Picks for Friday, March 5

MatchupMoneyline Pick
Capitals vs. Bruins
WSH (+114)
Lightning vs. Blackhawks
TB (-190)
Wild vs. Coyotes
MIN (-143)
Blues vs. Kings
LAK (+114)
Golden Knights vs. Sharks
VGS (-210)

NHL Trends to Consider

  • The Capitals have won four straight games
  • The Bruins have lost three of their last four games
  • The Lightning lead the NHL with the fewest goals-against per game
  • The Lightning have won six straight games
  • The Coyotes are 6-6-3 on home ice
  • The Kings have won three of four games against St. Louis this season
  • The Golden Knights have won four straight games
  • The Sharks are 2-4 on home ice this season

2021 NHL Stanley Cup Odds

NHL Championship 2020/2021

Tue, May 11 2021, 3:58 AM

Colorado Avalanche

+750

Vegas Golden Knights

+750

Tampa Bay Lightning

+800

Toronto Maple Leafs

+900

Boston Bruins

+1000

Montreal Canadiens

+1150

Carolina Hurricanes

+1700

St Louis Blues

+1700

Philadelphia Flyers

+1700

Dallas Stars

+2000