Sportsbook > NHL > Columbus Blue Jackets vs Tampa Bay Lightning 04/25/2021 Game Analysis, NHL Odds & Spread
Columbus Blue Jackets vs Tampa Bay Lightning 04/25/2021 Game Analysis, NHL Odds & Spread
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Columbus Blue Jackets vs Tampa Bay Lightning 04/25/2021 – A two-game series will conclude from Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida as Columbus Blue Jackets take on Tampa Bay Lightning in their final game. The Blue Jackets are now holding the bottom spot in the Central Division play. Columbus has the worst record and they look forward to rebounding from their losing streak. Tampa Bay Lightning has shifted to the third spot in the Central Division play and they continue to trail the Panthers in the second. The Lightning has the NHL odds and predictions in their favor and is all set to get past the Blue Jackets.
Columbus Blue Jackets vs Tampa Bay Lightning 04/25/2021
When: Sunday, April 25, 7:00 PM ET
Where: Amalie Arena, Tampa, Florida
TV: NBCSN | SN
Columbus Blue Jackets vs Tampa Bay Lightning 04/25/2021 Betting Odds:
Columbus Blue Jackets
Columbus Blue Jackets will enter this game riding a terrible eight-game losing streak. The Blue Jackets are holding a 15-25-9 record on the season and they have a long way to make it past their opponents. In their last game, they gave up three points to Tampa Bay and scored just one in return. Columbus has an offense that is touching an average of 2.37 goals per game. Their weak defensive unit is giving up 3.33 goals per game on average. When it comes to the penalty kill, the Blue Jackets are touching an average of close to 80 percent.
Players to watch: O. Bjorkstrand RW (G 15 A 21 PTS 36), C. Atkinson RW (G 14 A 14 PTS 31), J. Roslovic C (G 10 A 20 PTS 30).
Tampa Bay Lightning
Tampa Bay Lightning will enter this game after improving to 31-14-2. The Lighting has a great opportunity to get closer to the Panthers in the second spot. Tampa Bay has an offense that is touching an average of 3.30 goals per game. From the defensive end, they are giving up 2.57 in return. Tampa Bay has a penalty kill of close to 83 percent while their power play is touching an average of close to 25 percent.
Players to watch: V. Hedman D (G 8 A 34 PTS 42), B. Point C (G 20 A 19 PTS 39), O. Palat LW (G 13 A 26 PTS 39).
Columbus Blue Jackets vs Tampa Bay Lightning Betting Predictions
The total has gone OVER in 8 of New Jersey’s last 12 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia’s last 5 games.
Blue Jackets vs Lightning Betting Picks
The best NHL bets for today have predicted the Tampa Bay Lightning to win this game and cover the spread with ease. Columbus Blue Jackets are no match for the Lightning and the odds are not in their favor.
Score Prediction: Lightning 4, Blue Jackets 1.