|NHL Devils vs. Penguins Picks & Predictions for Saturday, February 2, 2013|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Saturday, 02 February 2013 11:29|
Devils vs. Penguins Prediction
PITTSBURGH, PA (The Spread) - Will it be a low-scoring affair tonight when the Penguins host the Devils at 1:00PM ET?
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Penguins are -180 money line favorites while the Devils are +160 on the ML. Pittsburgh is also -1.5 (+170) on the Canadian Line and New Jersey is +1.5 (-200).
LINE MOVEMENT: The Penguins opened as -170 money line favorites but the line has been bet up to -180, while the Devils have gone from +150 up to +160. The total, meanwhile, has stayed at 5.5 goals.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 67% of bettors favor the Penguins. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take the under. According to latest NHL trends, the under is 6-2-1 in the last nine meetings between these two teams in Pittsburgh and 17-7-1 in the last 25 meetings overall. The under is also 12-4-3 in the Devils' last 19 games overall, 7-3-3 in their last 13 games versus the Eastern Conference and 7-3-1 in their last 11 road games. On the other side, the under is 5-1 in the Penguins' last six games playing on one day of rest and 5-1 in their last six games versus the Atlantic. Look for both tams to struggle offensively tonight.
SATURDAY NHL FREE PICK: DEVILS/PENGUINS UNDER 5.5