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NHL Conference Finals Preview

The NHL’s final four have been set as the chase for this year’s Stanley Cup really starts to heat up with the best-of-seven conference finals getting underway this weekend. Boston and Tampa Bay cruised to the Eastern Conference Finals with …

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NHL Playoffs: Nashville Predators vs. Vancouver Canucks Game 4

The Nashville Predators vs. Vancouver Canucks series is going to be all but over if Nashville can’t muster a win in the next game against Vancouver. Predators coach Barry Trotz says the Vancouver Canucks are playing games to draw penalties …

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2011 Stanley Cup Odds & NHL Power Rankings through 4/29

Sixteen teams began the quest for the Stanley Cup this season, but only one will be able to put its name on hockey’s most illustrious trophy. How would we value the rankings for the Stanley Cup odds this year? Check …

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2011 Stanley Cup Odds & NHL Power Rankings

Sixteen teams begin the quest for the Stanley Cup this season, but only one will be able to put its name on hockey’s most illustrious trophy. How would we value the rankings for the Stanley Cup odds this year? Check …

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Updated NHL Playoff Picture and Current Stanley Cup Odds (Through Games Completed 4/9)

The regular season in NHL betting action comes down to just a couple of games on Sunday, as the rest of the field is set on both sides of the draw in the Eastern Conference and Western Conference. Check out …

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Daily Sports Roundup: May 20th

Today in the Daily Sports Roundup: The Red Sox host the Twins, the Habs try to dig out of a hole, and golfers take to the links in events in both Irving and Surrey.

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USA vs Switzerland Pick and Preview

Olympic hockey betting action on the men’s side of the draw kicked off last Tuesday, and it all began with the United States knocking off Switzerland 3-1. On Wednesday afternoon in Vancouver, these two teams will meet for the second time under significantly different circumstances. The Americans are the #1 overall seed in this tournament, and though no one considers them the favorites to win the Gold Medal, they did earn the right to rest yesterday, while Switzerland was busy knocking Belarus out of this tournament by winning in a shootout 3-2.

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Canada vs Russia Pick and Preview

A day after disposing of the Germans 8-2, the Canadian hockey team will have to take to the ice once again when they face off with their arch-rivals from Russia. Many thought that this would be a potential Gold Medal game down the road, but thanks to the fact that the United States stole Group A from the host nation, the Russia/Canada match is a quarterfinal 3/6 clash. The Russians won Group B by edging out the Czech Republic on Sunday, and they've intently been watching as Canada and eight other teams had to battle it out in qualification yesterday.

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NHL All-Star Game Pick & Preview

The 57th Hockey betting All-Star game should have a lot of excitement surrounding it simply because of the venue in Montreal. There are not many places in the world where hockey is more important than in Montreal. The Montreal fans will have a lot to cheer about as many of the Canadiens made the Eastern Conference squad including goaltender Carey Price and forward Alexi Kovalev who was named team captain. San Jose’s Joe Thornton will captain the Western Conference team.

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Anaheim Ducks at San Jose Sharks Preview 12/18/08

The team with the best record in the NHL will try and bounce back from a rare loss as the San Jose Sharks host the Anaheim Ducks on Thursday. The Sharks had their nine-game winning streak snapped on Saturday as Dwayne Roloson stopped 41 shots to give the Oilers a 3-2 overtime win. The Sharks outshout the Oilers 43-17 but Roloson was fabulous. The Sharks still have the NHL’s best record at 22-3-2.

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