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New York Islanders vs Tampa Bay Lightning 06/25/2021 Betting Tips, Odds and NHL Predictions
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New York Islanders vs Tampa Bay Lightning 06/25/2021 – The New York Islanders will take on Tampa Bay Lightning from Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. The NHL postseason odds are flourishing online as teams enter their final games in their best-of-seven series and the last installment of their semifinals. Tampa Bay was expected to win their last game, but the Islanders rebounded with a final score of 3-2. Both teams are on the brink of elimination and this will be their last shot to make it to the next round.
New York Islanders vs Tampa Bay Lightning 06/25/2021
When: Friday, June 25, 8:00 PM ET
Where: Amalie Arena, Tampa, Florida
New York Islanders vs Tampa Bay Lightning 06/25/2021 Betting Odds:
New York Islanders
The New York Islanders were expected to drop their last game, but their impressive performance has put them to the next round. Brock Nelson and Kyle Palmieri continue to lead the Islanders from the offensive end. Jean-Gabriel Pageau is the leader in assists with 10. Semyon Varlamov is holding a 6-6-0 record with goals against an average of 2.74. Varlamov is holding a save percentage of .919. The Islanders will need to work on their defense to prevent the Lightning from winning.
Players to watch: A. Panarin LW (G 17, A 41, PTS 58), M. Zibanejad C (G 24, A 26, PTS 50), R. Strome C (G 14, A 35, PTS 49).
Tampa Bay Lightning
The Lightning was taken by surprise after their last defeat. Tampa Bay will need to focus on their offense to get past the Islanders. Brayden Point continues to lead his team with 13 points in the postseason. When it comes to assists, Nikita Kucherov is the leader with 22. Andrei Vasilevskiy is holding an 11-5-0 record on the season and is holding a goal average of 2.05. Vasilevskiy has a save percentage of .936 with three shutouts in total.
Players to watch: N. Kucherov RW (G 5, A 22, PTS 27), B. Point C (G 14, A 6, PTS 20), S. Stamkos C (G 7, A 10, PTS 17).
New York Islanders vs Tampa Bay Lightning Betting Predictions
NY Islanders are 10-5 SU in their last 15 games.
Tampa Bay is 8-4 SU in their last 12 games.
Islanders vs Lightning Betting Picks
The Islanders are strong but Tampa Bay has never been an easy challenge. The best online sportsbook for NHL is once again in favor of the Islanders to win this game and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Lightning 4, Islanders 1.