New York Islanders vs Tampa Bay Lightning 06/13/2021 NHL Spread, Picks & Tips
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New York Islanders vs Tampa Bay Lightning 06/13/2021 – The New York Islanders will take on the Tampa Bay Lightning in their best-of-seven series opener from Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. The Islanders came off an easy victory against the Boston Bruins in their last series after winning four of their six games. Tampa Bay Lightning took out the Hurricanes with ease in their last series with a 4-1 record. The top online sportsbook lines are up and running as these teams enter their most important series.
New York Islanders vs Tampa Bay Lightning 06/13/2021
When: Sunday, June 13, 3:00 PM ET
Where: Amalie Arena, Tampa, Florida
New York Islanders vs Tampa Bay Lightning 06/13/2021 Betting Odds:
New York Islanders
The New York Islanders were strong enough to take out the Bruins in just six games from their last series. The Islanders will enter this game riding a three-game winning streak. In their last game, the Islanders scored six and gave up two in return. Kyle Palmieri is the leader for the Islanders with seven goals while Jean-Gabriel Pageau is the leader in assists with 10. Semyon Varlamov is holding a 4-3-0 record with an average of 2.62 and a save percentage of .925.
Players to watch: J. Pageau C (G 3 A 10 PTS 13), A. Beauvillier LW (G 4 A 7 PTS 11), J. Bailey C (G 5 A 6 PTS 11).
Tampa Bay Lightning
The Tampa Bay Lightning dominated the Carolina Hurricanes with ease after knocking them out in just five games. The Lighting will enter this game riding a two-game winning streak. In their last outing, they scored two goals and gave up nothing to the Hurricanes. Brayden Point is the leader in goals with eight while Nikita Kucherov is the leader in assists with 13. Andrei Vasilevskiy is holding an 8-3-0 record with an average of 2.24 and a save percentage of .934.
Players to watch: N. Kucherov RW (G 5 A 13 PTS 18), S. Stamkos C (G 5 A 8 PTS 13), A. Killorn LW (G 6 A 6 PTS 12).
New York Islanders vs Tampa Bay Lightning Betting Predictions
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Islanders’ last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Tampa Bay’s last 7 games.
Islanders vs Lightning Betting Picks
The Islanders are strong with a neat balance between their offensive and defensive game. However, Tampa Bay is stronger with its overall performance. The NHL betting predictions today favor the Lighting to win and cover.
Score Prediction: Lightning 4, Islanders 2.