|2013 Stanley Cup Finals Bruins vs. Blackhawks Game 5 Picks & Predictions|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Saturday, 22 June 2013 13:30|
Bruins vs. Hawks Game 5 Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Blackhawks are -145 money line favorites over the Bruins, who are +134 on the ML. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5 goals despite the 11-goal effort that the two teams combined for in Game 4.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Blackhawks opened as -143 money line favorites but their odds have climbed to -145, while the Bruins' odds have gone from +132 up to +134.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 58% of bettors favor the Blackhawks. 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 5-0 in the Bruins' last five games after allowing five goals or more in their previous contest. The under is also 10-2-1 in their last 13 games after scoring five goals or more in their previous contest, and 13-3-1 in their last 17 games on Saturday. On the other side, the under is 4-1-3 in the Hawks' last 8 games on Saturday and 12-3-2 in their last 17 games playing on two days of rest. Look for Corey Crawford and Tuukka Rask to shut down the respective offenses tonight in Chicago.
2013 STANLEY CUP FINALS GAME 5 FREE PICK: BRUINS/HAWKS UNDER 5