Pepsi7's NHL Core Plays: Wednesday, April 4th

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Wednesday, April 4th

It is hump day, and we will celebrate with three games of National Hockey League action. The St. Louis Blues, Anaheim Ducks and the Buffalo Sabres are tonight’s favorites, and none of the six teams hitting the ice are playing on consecutive nights.


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Jake Allen, St. Louis Blues – The St. Louis Blues are the biggest favorite on the board tonight as they host a Chicago Blackhawks team that has struggled to both win games and score goals (23rd overall in goals per game) in the month of March. The Blackhawks have been free falling for some time now, meanwhile the Blues are in a must-win situation tonight at the Scottrade Center, which moves goaltender Jake Allen to the top of my goalie list. Allen may not see the most shots on the evening, but he is our safest option for a win and therefore our top play in cash games.

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  • Chris Lowery (pepsi7)

  • Chris Lowery aka Pepsi7 has a long of history of proven success in fantasy sports getting his start in season long leagues where he won many high stakes expert leagues across baseball, football, and hockey. He made the jump to DFS in 2012 and dominated MLB in 2013 in a huge way by winning the FanDuel Daily Fantasy Baseball Championship for a six-figure payday. The RotoGrinders Director of NHL content, Pepsi7 can frequently be found on RotoGrinders GrindersLive shows, videos, and written articles providing expert insight for hockey and baseball.


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