|NHL Bruins vs. Lightning Picks & Predictions for October 19, 2013|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Saturday, 19 October 2013 15:10|
Bruins vs. Lightning Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Bruins are -114 money line favorites over the Lightning, who are +105 on the ML. The over/under total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5.5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Bruins opened as -108 money line favorites but their odds have been bet up to -114, while the Lightning's odds have gone from +100 up to +105. Boston is 4-2-0 on the year and 2-0-0 on the road, while Tampa Bay is 5-2-0 overall and 3-1-0 at home.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 74% of bettors favor the Bruins. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take Boston. According to latest NHL trends, the Bruins are 42-18-5 in their last 65 games versus the Lightning and 8-1 in their last nine games versus Atlantic opponents. They're also 5-1 in their last six games on Saturday, 16-5 in their last 21 games versus Eastern Conference opponents, and 15-7 in their last 22 games overall. On the other side, the Lightning are 1-5 in their last six Saturday games, 1-8 in their last nine games versus a team with a win percentage above .600, and 3-10 in their last 13 games versus Eastern Conference opponents.
2013 NHL FREE PICK: BOSTON BRUINS -114