Penguins vs. Bruins Game 3 Pick
BOSTON, MA (The Spread) - The Penguins will look to avoid falling behind three-games-to-none in the Eastern Conference Finals but will the Bruins extend their lead? The puck will drop at 8:00PM ET tonight.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Bruins are currently -110 on the money line while the Penguins are +102 ML underdogs. The total, meanwhile, is sitting at 5.5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Bruins opened as -113 money line favorites but their odds have dropped to -110. On the other side, the Penguins are now +102 money line underdogs after opening at +104.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 56% 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 Pittsburgh. According to latest NHL trends, the Penguins are 6-0 in their last six games in Boston and 6-2 in their last eight games overall versus the Bruins. The road team is also 11-3 in the last 14 meetings between these two teams and Pittsburgh, despite its troubles in this series, is 8-3 in its last 11 Conference Finals games. The Penguins have major goaltending and defensive issues but they've also gotten nothing from their top line. Look for that to change tonight as Sidney Crosby and Co. pick up their game knowing that they're on the road to elimination.
2013 EASTERN CONFERENCE FINALS FREE PICK: PITTSBURGH PENGUINS +102