Sport 2 of the Stanley Cup Last will get going Saturday night, and we have scanned the board to seek out just a few prop performs value a glance.
Choosing principally plus-money performs, here is what I am seeing as we prep for the motion on the ice.
Nathan MacKinnon objective (+140 CZR)
We wager on MacKinnon’s pictures in Sport 1, and he delivered with 5. I would love to return to him, however his odds are getting a bit uncontrolled. We pivot to his objective prop, one thing he didn’t do in Sport 1.
Regardless of not discovering the again of the web, the pictures have been there: as MacKinnon fired off 13 makes an attempt. He had an help and was a menace on the facility play. I believe the pictures are going to take care of and at +140, I am leaping on the Avalanche star to bury his twelfth objective of this postseason run.
Once more, over 4.5 pictures is a good wager. He is hit it in 4 straight video games and 6 of eight at dwelling this postseason. The -145 value to wager it’s what’s scaring me away from it.
Cheers to a objective.
Mikhail Sergachev level (+174 FD)
I wager on this final sport behind the scenes and it got here by means of, and now we carry it out of the shadows with the hopes that the success stays.
If you could find Sergachev’s pictures on objective at 1.5, that is the wager I would like to make. He has 2+ pictures in 5 of his final six, and three+ pictures in three straight and 4 of six.
Towards Colorado this season, the Bolts defensemen has shot totals of three and 6 throughout the common season and three from Sport 1.
With out the pictures wager at our disposal, we comply with this quantity within the hopes of some extent. He scored in Sport 1 and now has 4 factors in his previous three video games. As we’ll point out in our subsequent wager, the Avalanche have given defensemen alternatives this postseason.
Getting pucks on internet is a good way to generate factors, whether or not it’s a objective, a tip-in, or a rebound. At +174, I discover this to be terrific worth.
Victor Hedman over 2.5 SOG (-125 DK)
As alluded to, I nonetheless like defensemen towards Colorado regardless of Hedman ending with simply two SOG on the stat sheet from Sport 1.
We’re going again to him as a result of we have been unjustly robbed, he had a 3rd shot on objective. I noticed it with my very own eyes, and it was by no means recorded.
We have trusted the bounce-backs all season, and I am not stopping now, I belief on this preliminary learn. Hedman fired off seven makes an attempt final sport, so we actually have the quantity we need to see. Down a sport within the collection, I like Tampa to muster extra pictures than they did on Wednesday.
Valeri Nichushkin 4+ pictures (+136 FD)
A hat tip to a follower of mine for flagging Nichushkin’s pictures to me, you recognize who you’re. Nichushkin’s quantity has been critically spectacular.
He completed Sport 1 with six SOG (and a objective), making his most up-to-date efficiency the seventh time this postseason he is registered 4 or extra pictures on internet.
In two video games towards the Lightning this season, Nichushkin has 13 whole pictures on 20 makes an attempt, elite quantity we’ve got to comply with.
The Avalanche obtained 38 pictures off in Sport 1, which aligns properly with their postseason common. I anticipate an analogous stage of output once more on this one, so we ladder up Nichushkin at plus-money for a full unit. He has been a lot steadier at dwelling in these playoffs, ending with three or extra pictures in 88% of video games and going for 4+ in 50%.
Good luck in Sport 2, let’s money some NHL bets!