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The Tampa Bay Lightning added Ryan McDonagh and J.T. Miller from the New York Rangers at the NHL trade deadline. (Image: Mike Carlson/Getty)

Tampa Bay Lightning Add Ryan McDonagh, JT Miller at NHL Trade Deadline

The Tampa Bay Lightning look even more like a leading Stanley Cup contender after adding Ryan McDonagh and JT Miller to their roster in a blockbuster deal with the New York Rangers just before the NHL trade deadline. The Rangers were clearly in sell mode heading into the trade deadline, […]

The Bruins have acquired forward Rick Nash in the hopes of bolstering their chances of winning a Stanley Cup this season. (Image: James P. McCoy/Buffalo News)

Boston Bruins Acquire Rick Nash in Trade to Improve Stanley Cup Chances

The Boston Bruins have traded for All-Star forward Rich Nash in an effort to solidify their roster before the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The Bruins acquired Nash in a multiplayer trade with the New York Rangers. In exchange for 33-year-old Nash, the Rangers will receive defenseman Ryan Lindgren, forwards Matt Beleskey […]

Kirill Kaprizov is one of the many talented KHL stars that will be a part of the OAR roster in the men’s Olympic hockey tournament. (Image: Chris Young/Associated Press)

Absence of NHL Stars Makes OAR Favorite in Men’s Olympic Hockey

The Olympic Athletes from Russia (OAR) are in the best position to take advantage of the lack of NHL talent at the Winter Games this year, making them the favorites to win gold in men’s Olympic hockey. The 12-team Olympic hockey tournament features a lot of young talent and a […]

Tampa Bay will have Nikita Kucherov, left, and Steven Stamkos playing in Sunday’s NHL All Star Game. (Image: Canadian Press)

NHL All Star Game Format Presents Unique Hockey Betting Opportunities

Professional All Star games tend not to receive much action at the betting window. But with three games, an over-under, and MVP voting, the NHL All Star Game presents several advantage situations for the savvy hockey bettor. The unique format calls for the Metropolitan Division to face off against the […]

The Vegas Golden Knights acknowledge the crowd at T-Mobile Arena during their successful season so far where they have won 32 games and defied odds makers. (Image: Las Vegas Review Journal)

First Place Vegas Golden Knights Shocking NHL Fans, Nevada Sports Books

On the afternoon of New Years Eve, the Vegas Golden Knights were facing the Toronto Maple Leafs and were competing with the final regular season of the NFL for viewers and sports bettors alike. While the televisions at one sports book off the Las Vegas Strip was showing all the […]

Governor Chris Christie has been a supporter of legalizing gambling in his state and the Supreme Court will rule on the issue sometime in early 2918. (Image: Associated Press)

How Long Shot New Jersey Sportsbetting Case Got to Supreme Court

It was an underdog from the start but New Jersey government officials managed to defy heavy odds against them and get its sportsbetting case to be heard by the Supreme Court this year. It is the culmination of a three-year battle the state has waged against the federal government and […]

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie attended the Supreme Court hearing on sportsbetting and said afterward that he was optimistic that the court will rule in the state’s favor and repeal the ban. (Image: (Jonathan D. Salant/NJ Advance Media)

Supreme Court Justices Appear in Favor of Repealing Sportsbetting Ban

Proponents of sportsbetting had their day in court on Monday as lawyers presented their case to the Supreme Court in the hopes of having the federal law banning the activity struck down. The case pits the state of New Jersey and Governor Chris Christie against the NCAA and the four […]