|NHL Sharks vs. Kings Picks & Predictions for December 19, 2013|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Thursday, 19 December 2013 14:47|
Sharks vs. Kings Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Kings are -116 money line favorites over the Sharks, who are +107 on the ML. San Jose is 21-7-6 overall and 10-6-3 on the road, while Los Angeles is 23-8-4 overall and 11-4-2 at home. The total for this game is sitting at 5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Kings opened as -123 money line favorites but their odds dropped to -116, while the Sharks’ odds went from +114 down to +107. The total has stayed at 5 after opening at that same total.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 52% of bettors favor the Sharks. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take Los Angeles. According to latest NHL trends, the Sharks are 0-7 in their last seven games in Los Angeles, while the home team is 22-6 in the last 28 meetings. The Sharks are also 1-4 in their last five road games, 1-4 in their last five games playing on one day of rest and 2-5 in their last seven games overall. On the other side, the Kings are 7-1 in their last eight games overall, 5-1 in their last six games following a win and 5-1 in their last six Thursday games.
THURSDAY NHL FREE PICK: LOS ANGELES KINGS -116