Top NHL Betting Picks of the Week

Posted by Derrick Harper on February 17, 2020 in

With just over 20 games left for each team, we have some races to get into the postseason in the National Hockey League. There are some great games on ice this week, and we are going to make sure we give you the best of them. Let’s take a look at the Top NHL Betting Picks of the Week:

Top NHL Betting Picks of the Week February 17th

Washington Capitals at Vegas Golden Knights  – Monday February 17, 2020

The Washington Capitals are leading the Metro, but by just 3 points over the Penguins. Washington is 5-5 in their last 10 games, and coming off a loss. The Capitals are an elite scoring hockey team, led by Alexander Ovechkin with 698 career goals. For Vegas – their 68 points is right in the Pacific Division mix. The Golden Knights are the hungry team here, and Washington is a little road weary. Look for Vegas to grab the win at home here.

Carolina Hurricanes at Nashville Predators – Tuesday February 18, 2020

The Carolina Hurricanes sit with 69 points as we enter play. That is sixth place in the Metro Division. The Nashville Predators have 63 points, and fighting hard in the Western Conference to get to the postseason. The Predators are better at home, and this seems like a good spot to keep their hot play going. Bet the Predators at home on Tuesday night.

New York Rangers at Chicago Blackhawks – Wednesday February 19, 2020

East comes West on Wednesday. Two large market teams get together at the United Center. The New York Rangers look to be on the outside looking in for a postseason spot, with just 64 points in 57 games. The Rangers are 6 points back of the wildcard spot in the Eastern Conference. For the Blackhawks – they are dead last in the Central Division, with 60 points. They are coming off an 8 goal game against the Flames on Saturday night. So far, the postseason number is 66 points in the Western Conference. Look for the Blackhawks to win this game at home on Wednesday.

Pittsburgh Penguins at Toronto Maple Leafs – Thursday February 20, 2020

Two really good Eastern Conference teams get together north of the border on THursday. The home team – Toronto comes into the game with 70 points, trying to chase down Tampa Bay and Boston in the Atlantic Division. For the Penguins, they have 76 points, which is second place – in the Metro Division. The Penguins are coming to Toronto, which is not an easy task. Look for the Maple Leafs to outscore the Penguins in Toronto.

St. Louis Blues at Dallas Stars – Friday February 21, 2020

There are three teams within 2 points in the Western Conference, and most specifically the Central Division. The St. Louis Blues have struggled since the All Star Break, and have dropped four straight overall. St. Louis, the defending Stanley Cup Champions will go on the road to a red hot Dallas team. The Stars have won four straight games, and have won 7 out of their last 10 games. The Stars are the hotter team, and that carries over to this home game. Take the Stars at home.

Enjoy the action on the ice this week. We hope you enjoyed our look at the Top NHL Betting Picks of the Week!