Bruins vs. Penguins Game 1 Pick

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PITTSBURGH, PA (The Spread) - Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals is tonight between the Bruins and Penguins, who are massive favorites. The puck drops at 8:00PM ET.

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ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Penguins are -160 money line favorites over the Bruins, who are +147 on the ML. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5.5 goals.

LINE MOVEMENT: The Penguins opened as -163 money line favorites but their odds have climbed to -170, while the Bruins' odds have gone from +150 up to +156.

PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 73% of bettors favor the Penguins. 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 7-2 in the last nine meetings between these twot eams and is 13-6 in the Penguins' last 19 home games. The under is also 9-4 in the Pens' last 13 games versus a team with a winning record and 10-4 in their last 14 games when their opponent allows two goals or less in their previous game. On the other side, the under is 10-2-1 in the Bruins' last 13 Saturday games and 10-4-1 in their last 15 games versus the Atlantic.

2013 EASTERN CONFERENCE FINALS FREE PICK: BRUINS/PENGUINS UNDER 5.5

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