Top NHL Betting Games of the Week

Posted by Ryan Knuppel on March 2, 2016 in

There should be a fun slate of games in the National Hockey League the remainder of the week. The National Hockey League is in it’s last full month of the regular season. We will start seeing a true playoff picture by the time this month starts wrapping up. Let’s take a look at the top games of the week to be play your Pro Hockey Odds money on.

Best NHL Games To Bet On This Week

Wednesday Features Blackhawks and Red Wings

On Wednesday, there are just three games on ice, but one you cannot miss out on is the Chicago Blackhawks at the Detroit Red Wings. No matter how good or bad these two teams are- they continue to be a great NHL rivalry. The Chicago Blackhawks are in charge of the Western Conference, and are the defending Stanley Cup Champions. For the Red Wings, they are fourth in the Atlantic, and sixth in the Eastern Conference. This should be a fun game, do not be surprised if Detroit finds a way to win this game.

Bet the Penguins on Thursday

On Thursday, you do not want to miss the big Eastern Conference rivalry game between the New York Rangers and the Pittsburgh Penguins. While these teams may not be as great as they have been the past couple years, they are still heated rivals. Coming into this game, both teams are heading to the postseason, as the Rangers are second in the East, while the Penguins come in as the 8th seed. Both teams are part of the Metropolitan Division. Look for the home team to win this game; bet the Penguins.

Dallas to Win on Friday

On Friday, the New Jersey Devils are on the road at the Dallas Stars. A little bit of an odd game, but it’s a must bet, because the Stars are going to dominate this game. New Jersey is bad. In fact, one of the worst teams in the Eastern Conference. They are likely not heading to the postseason, while Dallas will be. The Stars are one of the favorites in the Western Conference, behind the Blackhawks. Look for the Dallas Stars to win this match easily.

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On Saturday, the Vancouver Canucks are on the road at the San Jose Sharks. This expects to be Ryan Miller against Martin Jones between the pipes. The Sharks look to be heading to the postseason, with 74 points, while Vancouver will not be. These two teams are both out of the Pacific Division, but the rivalry game may mean a little bit. In the end though, San Jose is not going to lose this game at home. Look for the Sharks to roll.

Finally, once Sunday rolls around, the St. Louis Blues are at the Minnesota Wild. The Blues have been up and down a little bit, but still just two points behind the Blackhawks for the best record in the Western Conference. St. Louis will send Jake Allen in net, as he replaces Brian Elliott, due to injury. The Wild are 6th in the Central, but just 2 points back of Colorado for a postseason spot. Look for the Blues to play well on the road and win this game.

Those are some of the Top NHL Betting Games of the Week for the first full week in the month of March!