NHL Eastern Conference Finals Odds
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Penguins are the slight favorite to win this series, as they have been given odds of -200 to win this series, while the Bruins have been given a money line of +165. The Penguins are the No. 1 seed in the East while Boston is the No. 4 seed. Game 1 of this series will take place on Saturday at 8PM ET in Pittsburgh.
The Penguins have reached the conference finals thanks to a five-game series win over the Senators. Pittsburgh opened the playoffs by beating the Islanders in six games. Boston defeated the New York Rangers in a sweep to reach the conference finals. Boston also survived a seven-game series with Toronto in the opening round of the playoffs. These two teams met twice during the regular season, with Pittsburgh winning both meetings at home by one goal. A third meeting was scheduled in Boston, but the game was postponed due to the bombing attacks at the Boston Marathon.
For the odds to win this series and the schedule for each game, see below
2013 NHL Eastern Conference Finals Series Odds – Bruins vs. Penguins
871 Boston Bruins +165
872 Pittsburgh Penguins -200
Bruins vs. Penguins Playoff Schedule
Game 1: BOS at PIT Saturday, June 1 8PM ET (NBC)
Game 2: BOS at PIT Monday, June 3 8PM ET (NBCSN)
Game 3: PIT at BOS Wednesday, June 5 8PM ET (NBCSN)
Game 4: PIT at BOS Friday, June 7 8PM ET (NBCSN)
Game 5: BOS at PIT Sunday, June 9 8PM ET (NBCSN) (if necessary)
Game 6: PIT at BOS Tuesday, June 11 TBA (NBCSN) (if necessary)
Game 7: BOS at PIT Wednesday, June 12 TBA (NBCSN) (if necessary)