Rangers vs. Bruins Game 1 Pick
LINE MOVEMENT: The Bruins opened as -144 money line favorites but their odds have dropped to -120. As for the Rangers, their odds have dropped from +133 to +111 as the public continues to side with the road underdogs.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 53% of bettors favor the Rangers. 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 8-1-1 in the last 10 meetings between these two teams when the game is in Boston and 14-5-2 in the last 21 meetings overall. The under is also 5-0 in the Bruins’ last five games on Thursday, 8-2 in their last 10 games versus the Atlantic and 8-2 in their last 10 games after scoring five goals or more in their previous game. The under is also 6-1-4 in the Rangers’ last 11 Conference Semifinals games, 10-3-1 in their last 14 Thursday games and 5-2-1 in their last eight games overall.
2013 STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS FREE PICK: RANGERS/BRUINS UNDER 5