NHL Free Picks 01-03-17

Current NHL Betting Lines from Bovada

Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Washington Capitals

The Toronto Maple Leafs and the Washington Capitals will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Verizon Center.

Oddsmakers currently have the Capitals listed as 155-moneyline favorites versus the Maple Leafs, while the game’s total is sitting at 5½.

Washington won its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Senators on January 01. Bettors who backed the Capitals at -177 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

In their last action, Toronto was a 5-4 winner at home against the Red Wings. Bettors on Toronto at -176 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

Toronto:
Team record: 17-12-7 SU
Current Streak: won 5 straight games.
Toronto is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Toronto is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Toronto’s last 14 games

Washington:
Team record: 22-9-5 SU
Washington is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games
Washington is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games
Washington is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games at home

Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Washington Capitals

Pick: Washington Money Line (-155)

Buffalo Sabres vs. New York Rangers

The Buffalo Sabres and the New York Rangers will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at Madison Square Garden.

Oddsmakers currently have the Rangers listed as 200-moneyline favorites versus the Sabres, while the game’s total is sitting at 5½.

New York won its last outing, a 6-2 result against the Avalanche on December 31. Bettors who backed the Rangers at -167 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (8) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Last time out for Buffalo, they were a 3-1 loser as they battled the Bruins on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Bruins at -190 were rewarded, while the 4 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Buffalo:
Team record: 13-15-8 SU
Buffalo is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Buffalo is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Buffalo’s last 6 games

New York:
Team record: 26-12-1 SU
Current Streak: won 3 straight games.
NY Rangers is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
NY Rangers is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Rangers’s last 5 games

Buffalo Sabres vs. New York Rangers

Pick: Rangers on Puck Line (-1.5 goals)

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Winnipeg Jets vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

The Winnipeg Jets and the Tampa Bay Lightning will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Amalie Arena.

Oddsmakers currently have the Lightning listed as 150-moneyline favorites versus the Jets, while the game’s total is sitting at 5½.

In their last action, Tampa Bay was a 3-1 winner at home against the Hurricanes. Bettors on Tampa Bay at -159 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

In their last action, Winnipeg was a 6-2 loser at home against the Islanders. Bettors on New York at +129 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

Winnipeg:
Team record: 17-19-3 SU
Winnipeg is 7-14 ATS in its last 21 games
Winnipeg is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Winnipeg is 4-9 SU in its last 13 games on the road

Tampa Bay:
Team record: 19-15-4 SU
Tampa Bay is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Tampa Bay is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Tampa Bay is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home

Winnipeg Jets vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

Pick: Over 5.5 Goals