Hawks vs. Kings Game 6 Pick
LOS ANGELES, CA (The Spread) – The Blackhawks will look to even up the Western Conference series when they visit the Kings in Game 6 tonight at 9:00PM ET.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Kings are -135 money line favorites over the Blackhawks, who are +125 money line underdogs. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5 goals with L.A. currently up three-games-to-two on the year.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Kings opened as -129 money line favorites but their line has jumped to -135, while the Blackhawks’ odds have gone from +119 up to +125. The total hasn’t budged since opening at 5.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 76% 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 the over. According to latest NHL trends, the over is 3-0-1 in the last four meetings between these two teams in Los Angeles and 4-0 in the last four meetings overall between these two teams. The over is also 4-0 in the Blackhawks’ last four games overall, 4-1-1 in their last six Friday games and 6-2-1 in their last nine road games. On the other side, the over is 5-2-2 in the Kings’ last nine home games and 4-0 in their last four versus Western Conference foes.
2014 NHL PLAYOFFS FREE PICK: BLACKHAWKS/KINGS OVER 5