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NHL Playoffs: Rangers and Blues Host Capitals and Kings

You won’t know the players without a program in the NHL puck playoff action as there are a bunch of fresh favorites battling for the Stanley Cup. Monday night puck betting action features the Washington Capitals in the Big Apple to battle the Rangers with New York up 1-0 in this best-of-seven semi-final action.

An hour and half later the Gateway City hosts the St. Louis Blues vs. Los Angeles Kings Western Conference semi-final amatch-up. We liked the Kings to knock off the Vancouver Canucks – and we see them winning this series as well. While the semi-final victory won’t be easy – the Kings will get it done.

NBA Playoffs: Two Eastern Conference Quarterfinal Contests

Meanwhile, NBA hoop fans are still in shock after league MVP Derrick Rose suffered a torn ACL and is done for the season.This is one of the most team paralyzing, playoff crashing injuries in basketball history. The Bulls have the night off to regroup, while two Eastern and one Western Conference contests highlight the Monday Night NBA betting board. Home teams went 6-2 during the weekend action of the 2012 NBA playoffs.

Many feel the Rose injury makes the Miami Heat’s path to NBA Finals a walk through the garden. If their 100-67 dismantling of the New York Knicks on Saturday is any indication – they may be right. The Heat and Knicks tipped of their Game Two tussle at 7:00 PM ET – Miami is up 27-24 after one quarter.

Despite a back injury that has sidelined Dwight “Superman” Howard, (or maybe because of it) the Orlando Magic rolled into Indiana and were one of just two visitors to win an opening game of the 2012 NBA quarterfinals. In a low scoring affair, the Magic “upset” the Pacers 81-77 during weekend playoff action.

Western Conference: Lone Late Game From The Lone Star State

Perspective NBA 2011-12 League MVP Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma Thunder met the reigning NBA Champion Dallas Mavericks at Chesapeake Energy Arena as the Thunder put up a buzzer beater to squeak out a 99-98 win on their home floor on Saturday night. Durant drained a long jumper to seal the deal.

Pacers vs Magic have there tip off slated for 7:30 PM ET, while the Mavericks vs. Thunder action goes in OKC at 9:30 PM ET. Online betting windows are open throughout these exciting NBA playoff contests at our top recommended sportsbooks. Quick registration, along with even quicker betting platforms, get you virtual instant access to all the NBA and NHL betting action!

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