When you sign-up through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more >

Best NHL Prop Bets Today: Bruins and Maple Leafs Prepare for Defensive Battle

Written by: Michael Hanich
Published May 2, 2024
10 min read
Best NHL Prop Bets Today May 02 2024

In terms of quantity with the NHL playoffs, tonight will be a mild night. In terms of quality, however, the one game that will be played tonight will be potentially the game sealer for the series to close out between the Boston Bruins and the Toronto Maple Leafs, or the series will go into a pivotal game seven. This whole series has been dominated by the defensive play of both the Bruins and, surprisingly, Toronto. This has caused many bettors to bet the under of some star players for mild rewards. There is, however, one player expected to have a big cash out for his efficient performance tonight. Look for this stellar bet to come from DraftKings Sportsbook.

Below I'm sharing my favorite NHL player prop pick for Thursday, May 2.

Bet on NHL Games at DraftKings

🔥 Claimed by 129 people this week!

DraftKings

4.8/5

Get a No Sweat First Bet up to $1,500

21+ | T&Cs apply

Boston Bruins vs. Toronto Maple Leafs

My Pick – Max Domi to Account for Over 0.5 Assists (+100) at DraftKings

The defense of the Boston Bruins have been highly efficient and taken away some of the biggest stores for the Toronto Maple Leaves, including center Auston Matthews. The lack of full production from these stars have been difficult for the Maple Leafs, but they haven't been impossible to overcome. 

There have been other players for Toronto who have been able to pick up the slack and take over without the full pressure of the Bruins. Center Max Domi has been the most productive player for the Maple Leafs and could be that same key playmaker again.

In the last five games played, he only accounted for four total points with three being assists. However, he has accounted for an assist to help his teammates score in the key positions in three crucial games. 

If the Bruins' defense continues to lock up on him, he could be that player that Toronto may call upon again.

Bet on Max Domi props at DraftKings Sportsbook CTA icon

tip_r

Responsible Gambling

If you or someone you know needs support or wants to speak with a professional about responsible gambling, seek out the correct resources. Call or text 1-800-GAMBLER to get help, or visit 1800gambler.net for more information. WSN is an advocate for safe gambling practices. Visit our Responsible Gambling Center for more details.

Image for Michael Hanich

AUTHOR

Michael Hanich

500 Articles

Michael Hanich is a sports journalist/analyst with a wide variety of experience in the newspaper and digital field. He has a love for all sports. The leagues that he covers are College Football, the NFL, the NBA, the NHL, College Basketball (men’s and women’s), the MLB, Lacrosse, Volleyball, and the WNBA.

More info on Michael Hanich
We've been featured on:
espn logo
reuters logo
cbs-news logo
forbes logo
entrepreneur logo
entrepreneur logo
We only list licensed sportsbooks
WorldSportsNetwork
WorldSportsNetwork
WorldSportsNetwork
WorldSportsNetwork

© Rebel Penguin ApS 2024 (a subsidiary of Gaming Innovation Group Inc.)

We support responsible gambling. 21+ Only. Gambling problem? Call 1-800-Gambler.

WSN.com is run by iGaming Cloud Inc (a Gaming Innovation Group Subsidiary) and is registered with the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) under affiliate vendor ID 89744, with the Indiana Gaming Commission (IGC) under certificate of registration number SWR-000148, approved by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board as a gaming service provider, under certificate registration number 117656-1, possesses a Vendor Minor sports betting license from the Colorado Limited Gaming Control Commission (account number 94414163), granted a vendor registration number VR007603-20-001 by the Michigan Gaming Control Board, an interim Sports Wagering Supplier license, under license number SWS 066, issued by the West Virginia Lottery Commission, a sports betting vendor registration, under registration number #100400, issued by the Director of Gaming Licensing and Investigations of the Virginia Lottery to operate in the State of Virginia, and a Vendor Registration issued by the Sports Wagering Committee of the Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation.

Advertising disclosure: WSN contains links to online retailers on its website. When people click on our affiliate links and make purchases, WSN earns a commission from our partners, including ESPN and various sportsbooks.