|NHL Bruins vs. Wild Picks & Predictions for April 8, 2014|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Tuesday, 08 April 2014 14:00|
Bruins vs. Wild Pick
MINNEAPOLIS, MN (TheSpread) – The Minnesota Wild are set to host the surging Boston Bruins today at 8PM ET. Who will come out on top?
ODDS: According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Boston is favored on the road, as the Bruins have odds of -135 to win, while the Wild have odds of +115 at home. The over/under for goals has been set at 5. Minnesota is 41-26-12 overall and 24-9-5 at home while Boston is 53-18-7 overall and 23-11-4 on the road.
LINE MOVEMENT: Oddsmakers had the Wild has a +110 underdog to start and then the money line bumped up to a high of +120 before settling in at +115. The over/under hasn’t changed since opening at 5 goals.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on the game, 84% of bettors favor the Bruins. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Go with Minnesota at home. According to the latest NHL trends, the Wild are 4-1 in their last five after scoring two goals or less in their previous game and they have won four straight when their opponent fives up two goals or less in their previous game. The Wild are also 10-3 in their last 13 against the Bruins. Look for the home crowd to push Minnesota to this big win.
TUESDAY’S NHL FREE PICK: MINNESOTA WILD +115