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    Benefits of Betting Hockey at an Online Sportsbook

    Playoff time is not supposed to be the only time of the year for the hockey enthusiast to cash in on his knowledge.  Our beloved sport has its players lacing up their skates all year long.  The time is to broaden your horizons from the mundane that your local deigns to offer you.  By betting hockey at an Online sportsbook, the multiple dimensions of profit open up for every level of fan.  Read on to find out why a deposit at an online sportsbook can heighten the experience of both watching and wagering on hockey. Beyond the NHL Wagering ability…

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    How Low Can a Stanley Cup Total Go?

    Stand up and be accounted for is a famous saying for those that have to answer the roll call.  Most do this by pushing back their chair and rising for everyone to see.  One NHL’er is accomplishing this by standing on his head.  Left for dead, Montreal is now in the series after a thrilling 2-1 win in Game Five.  Carey Price stole the show and stonewalled the Lightning.  Apex Hockey Betting looks forward to the Herculean task in Tampa but there are two other games that are playing tonight.  Stay tuned to our Free Pick of the Week to…

  • Devils name Ray Shero general manager

    Newark, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – The New Jersey Devils named Ray Shero general manager Monday. The announcement was made by team president Lou Lamoriello, who had served as GM since 1987. Lamoriello will continue in his role as the team’s president. During Lamoriello’s tenure as GM, the Devils won three Stanley Cup Championships, five Eastern Conference titles and nine divisional championships in 21 playoff appearances. Shero was executive vice president and general manager of the Pittsburgh Penguins from 2006-14. During that time, the team compiled a 373-193-56 mark, won the 2009 Stanley Cup as well as two consecutive Eastern Conference titles…

  • Kane, Crawford help Blackhawks take 2-0 series lead against Wild

    Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) – Patrick Kane scored twice and Corey Crawford was solid in between the pipes as the Chicago Blackhawks defeated the Minnesota Wild 4-1 in Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals. Patrick Sharp tallied a goal and an assist, Jonathan Toews supplied a short- handed goal and Crawford made 30 saves for the Blackhawks, who won 4-3 in Friday’s series opener. Chicago improved to 8-0 all-time at home against the Wild in the playoffs and have won all five home games this postseason. Matt Dumba lit the lamp and Devan Dubnyk allowed three goals on 30 shots…

  • Lightning use potent power play to rout Canadiens in Game 2

    Montreal, QC (SportsNetwork.com) – After winning Game 1 in double overtime, Tampa Bay used an offensive outburst to end a pair of slumps and cruise past Montreal in Game 2. Steven Stamkos finally scored his first goal of the postseason and the Lightning struck with four power-play goals in a 6-2 victory over the Canadiens in the Eastern Conference semifinals on Sunday. Tampa Bay’s man advantage was a meager 0-for-25 before Valtteri Filppula, Nikita Kucherov and Victor Hedman all tallied power-play goals. Kucherov finished with two goals, Filppula and Stamkos each provided a goal and two assists, J.T. Brown also…

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Online Hockey Wagering

Benefits of Betting Hockey at an Online Sportsbook

May 22, 2015

Playoff time is not supposed to be the only time of the year for the hockey enthusiast to cash in on his knowledge.  Our beloved sport has its players lacing up their skates all year long.  The time is to broaden your horizons from the mundane that your local deigns to offer you.  By betting hockey at an Online sportsbook, the multiple dimensions of profit open up for every level of fan.  Read on to find out why a deposit at an online sportsbook can heighten the experience of both watching and wagering on hockey. Beyond the NHL Wagering ability…

Rangers Free Pick NHL

How Low Can a Stanley Cup Total Go?

May 10, 2015

Stand up and be accounted for is a famous saying for those that have to answer the roll call.  Most do this by pushing back their chair and rising for everyone to see.  One NHL’er is accomplishing this by standing on his head.  Left for dead, Montreal is now in the series after a thrilling 2-1 win in Game Five.  Carey Price stole the show and stonewalled the Lightning.  Apex Hockey Betting looks forward to the Herculean task in Tampa but there are two other games that are playing tonight.  Stay tuned to our Free Pick of the Week to…

Benefits of Betting Hockey at an Online Sportsbook

May 22, 2015
Playoff time is not supposed to be the only time of the year for the hockey enthusiast to cash in on his knowledge.  Our beloved sport has its players lacing up their skates all year long.  The time is to broaden your horizons from the mundane that your local deigns…

How Low Can a Stanley Cup Total Go?

May 10, 2015
Stand up and be accounted for is a famous saying for those that have to answer the roll call.  Most do this by pushing back their chair and rising for everyone to see.  One NHL’er is accomplishing this by standing on his head.  Left for dead, Montreal is now in…

Devils name Ray Shero general manager

May 4, 2015
Newark, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – The New Jersey Devils named Ray Shero general manager Monday. The announcement was made by team president Lou Lamoriello, who had served as GM since 1987. Lamoriello will continue in his role as the team’s president. During Lamoriello’s tenure as GM, the Devils won three Stanley…

Kane, Crawford help Blackhawks take 2-0 series lead against Wild

May 4, 2015
Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) – Patrick Kane scored twice and Corey Crawford was solid in between the pipes as the Chicago Blackhawks defeated the Minnesota Wild 4-1 in Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals. Patrick Sharp tallied a goal and an assist, Jonathan Toews supplied a short- handed goal and…

Lightning use potent power play to rout Canadiens in Game 2

May 4, 2015
Montreal, QC (SportsNetwork.com) – After winning Game 1 in double overtime, Tampa Bay used an offensive outburst to end a pair of slumps and cruise past Montreal in Game 2. Steven Stamkos finally scored his first goal of the postseason and the Lightning struck with four power-play goals in a…

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Dangers of MoneyLine Every Game and Corsi Part Two

In the first part of the series, we were examining the metric Corsi percentage and how it could be used for hockey wagering.  The stats were looked at and it was given that the San Jose Sharks were vastly underperforming in their record against the perceived possession that their hockey team was getting.  The pronouncement was made that this team would be the one to watch.  They had two games this week.  Let us look at what happened in each and the unit result if we bet on each and equally. Calgary 2 at San Jose 0 It is always…

NHL Metrics

Hockey Handicapping and Metrics Made Easy Part One : Fenwick and Corsi

In a world of touts and bad comedy teams, Fenwick and Corsi sounds like the last stop on a Vaudeville tour.  However, make no mistake that these two names are actually terms that can raise your hockey handicapping ability.  They are technically metrics and attempt to quantify on ice dominance.  They are nice easy numbers that relate to on ice puck possession that teams have on even strength.  The first part of this series will give you their definitions and from there we will apply it our our hockey wagering patterns. No More Minding the Stopwatch Possession and how long…

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Introduction to Betting on Hockey

Anyone who has been involved with sports betting for any length of time has probably heard the story about the down-and-out gambler who went on a horrible losing streak in football, then shifted his attention to basketball, with the same degree of non-success. He just could not pick a winner, and this was nothing out of the ordinary, as he simply did not have a firm grasp of handicapping principles. With a certain desperation, he had a conversation with a friend as he explained his woes. The friend, trying to be helpful, suggested that maybe the desperate loser could take…

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Money Lines and Puck Lines in Hockey

There are a few different ways to bet on hockey, and we will go over them. The one that will be easiest for the general public to understand is the MONEY LINE, which essentially allows the bettor to place a wager on the outright winner of a game, with a price on the favorite and a price on the underdog. You will find these prices expressed in odds that are referred to as “American,” and not fractional. So as the hockey bettor, you are analyzing the “value” that appears in the line on either side, as you perceive it. Here…