Sharks vs. Kings Game 7 Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Kings are -143 money line favorites over the Sharks, who are +132 on the ML. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Kings opened as -149 money line favorites but their odds have dropped to -143, while the Sharks' odds opened at +137 and have dropped to +132.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 70% of bettors favor the Kings. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take Los Angeles. According to latest NHL trends, the home team is 19-7 in the last 26 meetings between these two teams, while the Sharks are 0-5 in their last five games in Los Angeles. The Kings are also 6-1 in their last seven games playing on one day of rest, 40-12 in their last 52 home games, and 7-3 in their last 10 Conference Semifinals games. The Kings have been a completely different team at home this year than on the road, so look for them to advance to the next round with a victory tonight.
2013 STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS FREE GAME: LOS ANGELES KINGS -143