Blue Jackets vs. Bruins Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Bruins are -220 money line favorites over the Blue Jackets, who are +201 on the ML. Columbus comes into tonight's game with a 10-13-3 record overall and is 5-6-2 on the road, while Boston is 17-7-2 overall and 11-3-2 at home. The total for this game is sitting at 5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Bruins opened as -214 money line favorites but the spread has been bet up to -220, while the Blue Jackets' odds have gone from +196 up to +201.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 94% 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 the under. According to latest NHL trends, the under is 3-0-1 in the last four meetings between these two teams in Boston and 6-1-1 in the last eight meetings overall. The under is also 5-1-1 in the Jackets' last seven Saturday games, 8-2-2 in their last 12 games in the fourth of a 4-in-6 situation, and 6-0-2 in their last eight games playing in zero days rest.
SATURDAY NHL FREE PICK: BLUE JACKETS/BRUINS UNDER 5