January 8 NHL Picks — Columbus at Tampa Bay

These are the condensed versions of picks for Tuesday’s NHL game for Winners and Whiners. A link to the full preview is below, and confidence ratings are in parentheses.

Note: The 5/5 does not represent the best overall pick of the day’s games when there are multiple games, simply the best pick of each individual game.

Columbus Blue Jackets at Tampa Bay Lightning

Side Prediction/Full Game: Lighting -185 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: OVER 6.5 goals (4/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Lightning OVER 3.5 goals (3/5) — WIN!
Side Prediction/1st Period: Blue Jackets +0.5 goals -165 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Period: OVER 1.5 goals (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Period:

Day’s Record: 3-2-0 (.600)
Previous Day’s Record: 2-2-1 (.500)
January Record: 14-8-2 (.625)
December Record 39-33-1 (.541)
November Record: 44-36-0 (.550)
October Record: 31-22-0 (.585)
Season Record: 128-99-3 (.563)

1-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (.000)           (0-0 (.000) in January)
2-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (.000)           (0-0 (.000) in January)
3-Star Pick Record: 2-1 (.667)           (8-4-2 (.643) in January)
4-Star Pick Record: 0-1 (.000)           (3-2 (.600) in January)
5-Star Pick Record: 1-0 (1.000)         (3-2 (.600)  in January)