Best sportsbook promotions and odds boosts for Saturday: UFC, NBA, and NHL

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Matthew Lowrimore

NBA· 2 months ago

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Matthew has been with Pickswise for over a year now, covering a wide variety of sports. His main passion is college football and that is the sport he has covered the most. Matthew uses a variety of methods to handicap games, including stats, trends, injuries, and situational factors. His goal is to consistently give out winners and will do everything he can to make his readers money.

We have put together a list of all of the day’s best odds boosts, which are from DraftKings Sportsbook and FanDuel Sportsbook. We will discuss whether or not they are worth playing. Let’s dive in.

Kyle Kuzma and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope to combine for 35+ points – Boosted from -110 to +105 with DraftKings Sportsbook

For this prop, we will need Kyle Kuzma and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope of the Wizards to combine for at least 35 points. Kuzma is averaging 17.1 points per game, while Caldwell-Pope is averaging 12.5. Kuzma has played better of late, averaging 18.1 points per game in March, and he has scored at least 20 points in 5 of his last 9 games. Caldwell-Pope is averaging 16.4 points per game in March, and they are playing a Lakers team that has been struggling. For that reason, look for both of these guys to have a solid game against their former team and back this prop as a small play.

Be sure to check out all of our NBA picks for today’s action.

Luka Doncic or LaMelo Ball to record a triple-double – Boosted from +245 to +300 with DraftKings Sportsbook

This prop needs Luka Doncic or LaMelo Ball to record a triple-double tonight. Doncic is averaging 28 points, 9.3 rebounds and 8.6 assists per game this season. Ball is averaging 19.7 points, 6.9 rebounds and 7.4 assists per game. Both Doncic and Ball were very close to a triple-double in their most recent games, so we should expect a big performance from at least 1 of these guys, making this prop worth a small play.

Be sure to check out all of our NBA picks for today’s action.

8+ total goals scored in St. Louis Blues vs Columbus Blue Jackets – Boosted from +230 to +270 with DraftKings Sportsbook

This prop requires there to be at least 8 goals scored in the NHL game between the St. Louis Blues and the Columbus Blue Jackets. The Blues are a top-5 offense, averaging 3.52 goals per game, while the Blue Jackets average 3.24 goals per game and rank 11th. Defensively, the Blues are also very solid, allowing 2.75 goals per game (7th), but the Blue Jackets are poor, allowing 3.68 goals per game (30th). Even though the Blue Jackets are one of the worst defensive teams in the NHL, 8 goals is a lot for any game, so avoiding this prop looks to be the better option.

Be sure to check out our full game preview for this matchup.

Paddy Pimblett to win by KO/TKO v Rodrigo Vargas – Boosted from +230 to +300 with FanDuel Sportsbook

For this prop, we will need Paddy Pimblett to beat Rodrigo (or ‘Kazula’) Vargas by KO/TKO tonight at UFC Fight Night 204. Pimblett has 6 wins by KO/TKO in his career, including 2 of his last 3 fights in the UFC. Our experts already like him to win by any finish, so backing a KO/TKO win specifically is worth at least a small play.

Be sure to check out our full fight preview for this matchup.

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