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Montreal Canadiens vs Tampa Bay Lightning 06/28/2021 NHL Betting Picks, Odds and Game Analysis
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Montreal Canadiens vs Tampa Bay Lightning 06/28/2021 – Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals has finally arrived as this year’s NHL 2021 season comes to an end. Montreal Canadiens and Tampa Bay Lightning have made it to the end and they are all set to clash in their best-of-seven series. The Canadiens came off a successful series against Vegas Golden Nights in their semifinals. Tampa Bay Lightning had one of the most exciting semifinal best-of-seven series against the New York Islanders. Top betting sites for NHL predict another intense and close battle between both teams and are now four games away from winning the finals.
Montreal Canadiens vs Tampa Bay Lightning 06/28/2021
When: Monday, June 28, 8:00 PM ET
Where: Amalie Arena, Tampa, Florida
Montreal Canadiens vs Tampa Bay Lightning 06/28/2021 Betting Odds:
The Montreal Canadiens have defeated the Golden Nights in four of their seven games. The Canadiens were strong enough to give up just two games to the Golden Nights. In their last outing, they smashed three goals and gave up two in return. Montreal will enter this game riding a two-game winning streak. Tyler Toffoli is the leader in goals with nine and points with 14. Nick Suzuki is the leader in assists with 13 while Carey Price is 2.02 goals-against average with a save percentage of .934.
Players to watch: T. Toffoli RW (G 5 A 9 PTS 14), N. Suzuki C (G 5 A 8 PTS 13), C. Caufield RW (G 4 A 5 PTS 9).
Tampa Bay Lightning
Tampa Bay Lightning had a dramatic series against the Islanders as they were forced to enter their seventh game. The Lightning had a tough victory as they finally scored one goal and gave up nothing to the Islanders in their last game. Nikita Kucherov is the leader for Tampa with 27 points and five goals Kucherov is also the leader in assists with 22. Andrei Vasilevskiy is holding a 1.99 goal against average with a save percentage of .936.
Players to watch: W. Karlsson C (G 4 A 12 PTS 16), A. Pietrangelo D (G 4 A 8 PTS 12), M. Pacioretty LW (G 5 A 6 PTS 11).
Montreal Canadiens vs Tampa Bay Lightning Betting Predictions
Montreal is 11-2 SU in their last 13 games.
Tampa Bay is 9-4 SU in their last 13 games.
Canadiens vs Lightning Betting Picks
Both teams have defeated their opponents to make it to the final best-of-seven series. The Canadiens are tough, but the Lightning seems to hold the upper hand once again with the best NHL predictions in their favor.
Score Prediction: Lightning 3, Canadiens 1.