San Jose Sharks vs Tampa Bay Lightning Odds

The Sharks will play the Lightning on Thursday, October 26th, 2023. Your timezone's face off time is 7:08 pm EDT. Check local listings or your nearest streaming app for coverage.

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Key Matchup Stats

The 2023-24 NHL regular season has begun for the San Jose Sharks and Tampa Bay Lightning. Let's look back at some stats from 2022-23 to analyze what might happen in this matchup and establish each team's baseline for the upcoming regular season.

  • SportsBetting3.com Power Rankings - The San Jose Sharks had a 80.67 power ranking in the 2022-23 NHL regular season. The power ranking for the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2022-23 regular season was 92.00.
  • Away San Jose Sharks - At the end of the 2022-23 NHL regular season, the San Jose Sharks had a 14-22-5 record as an away team, ranking them 16th in the regular season for away team wins.
  • Home Tampa Bay Lightning - The Tampa Bay Lightning finished the 2022-23 regular season with a 28-8-5 record as a home team. They ranked 2nd for home team wins in the regular season standings.
  • Goals Scored - Looking at the number of goals each team scored in the 2022-23 regular season, the San Jose Sharks ranked 24th (234), with the Tampa Bay Lightning ending up 8th (283).
  • Goals Against - As for goals scored against each team in the 2022-23 regular season, the San Jose Sharks finished 3rd (321), with the Tampa Bay Lightning ranked 18th (254).
  • Team Records - The San Jose Sharks had a Pending regular season record, with the Tampa Bay Lightning finishing with a Pending regular season standing last season.

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The 2023-24 NHL season has just begun... San Jose Sharks head to Tampa Bay Lightning on October 26th...

Both teams had a Pending standing last regular season, ready to impress... The action is on the ice, where intensity takes over...

With the new season underway, it's anyone's game... Review this game's odds from our partner sportsbooks...

Will the Sharks swim to victory or will the Lightning strike with power?... Look at the prop bets available below to make your predictions...

This matchup promises an electric battle, so brace yourselves for a magical showdown.

Best Sharks at Lightning Odds


Best Moneyline Betting Odds
Underdog

San Jose Sharks
Favorite

Tampa Bay Lightning
The Tampa Bay Lightning are the -295 moneyline favorite. Risk $295 to win $100 on the Tampa Bay Lightning at BetRivers. The San Jose Sharks are the +240 underdog at BetMGM. Risk $100 to win $240 on the San Jose Sharks. Learn more about how to bet on money lines.

Best Total Betting Odds
OverUnder
BetMGM has the best over line of 6.5 goals. Risk $115 to win $100. BetMGM has the best under line of 6.5 goals. Risk $105 to win $100. Our tutorial explains more about total bets.

Best Puck Line Betting Odds
Underdog

San Jose Sharks
Favorite

Tampa Bay Lightning
The Tampa Bay Lightning have a -1.5 -115 puck line at BetMGM VA. They are the puck line favorite in this matchup. The San Jose Sharks have a +1.5 -105 puck line at BetMGM VA. The San Jose Sharks are the puck line underdogs. Review how to bet on a point spread with our text and video tutorials.

Matchup Odds FAQs

What is the moneyline for the San Jose Sharks vs Tampa Bay Lightning NHL game on Thursday, October 26th, 2023?

The Tampa Bay Lightning are the -295 moneyline favorite at BetRivers and the San Jose Sharks are the +240 moneyline underdog at BetMGM.

What is the over-under total line for the San Jose Sharks vs Tampa Bay Lightning NHL game on Thursday, October 26th, 2023?

The best over line is 6.5 -115 goals at BetMGM, which means you risk $115 to win $100 betting the over. The best under line is 6.5 -105 goals at BetMGM, and that means you risk $105 to win $100 betting the under.

What is the puck line for the San Jose Sharks vs Tampa Bay Lightning NHL game on Thursday, October 26th, 2023?

The Tampa Bay Lightning are -1.5 -115 puck line favorites at BetMGM, while the San Jose Sharks are +1.5 -105 puck line underdogs at BetMGM.

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Possible Moneyline Outcomes
  • San Jose Sharks bettors risk $100 to win $230 at +230 odds. The implied probability for San Jose Sharks is 30.3%.
  • Tampa Bay Lightning bettors risk $100 to win $33.9 at -295 odds. The implied probability for Tampa Bay Lightning is 74.68%.

San Jose Sharks at Tampa Bay Lightning Prop Bets

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Team Standings

2023-2024 NHL Regular Season Standings - San Jose Sharks, Tampa Bay Lightning
Team GP W L OTL wPct Pts ROW GF GA Diff Home Away SO L10 Strk
x - Tampa Bay Lightning82452980.5499842291268+23.025-11-520-18-33-15-4-1W1
San Jose Sharks82195490.2324718181331-150.011-25-58-29-41-53-6-1L3

San Jose Sharks & Tampa Bay Lightning Futures Odds

Latest Stanley Cup odds, if available, for each team. Review odds for other teams and learn how Stanley Cup betting works. See past Championship results and learn how to bet NHL teasers, props and parlays.

San Jose Sharks Stanley Cup Odds

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Tampa Bay Lightning Stanley Cup Odds

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San Jose Sharks & Tampa Bay Lightning Team Pages

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How to Bet on the Game

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How to Bet on the San Jose Sharks vs Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Game

  1. Open a new sports betting account before game time.

    Review our list of sports betting sites. Open a new account before the game starts on Thursday, October 26th, 2023 at 7:08 pm EDT, making sure to enter all your personal details correctly. Don't forget to add your bonus code.

  2. Visit the sportsbook’s cashier, banking, or deposit page.

    Navigate to the sportsbook's deposit page. Use your Visa card or MasterCard, or deposit with a bank transfer, or other methods like Paypal.

  3. Tap to the sportsbook's NHL page, look for the San Jose Sharks vs Tampa Bay Lightning Game.

    Navigate to the sportsbook's NHL page. Next, look for live or upcoming matchups. Select the San Jose Sharks vs Tampa Bay Lightning Game.

  4. Choose your bet and place a wager.

    Choose your bet and then use the funds you deposited to place a wager. The sportsbook will pay your winnings or deduct a losing wager from your account balance after the game.

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