Welcome to the NHL Daily Picks where hockey writers Adam Gretz and Chris Peters make their picks for select games every day. Today, the Los Angeles Kings try to gain some ground in the Western Conference playoff race.
It is an unusually busy Monday night in the NHL with 12 games on the schedule. One of the best matchups is a Central Division game between the Nashville Predators and Chicago Blackhawks. The Boston Bruins and Detroit Red Wings is another big one.