Home team cashing in STL vs. TB
TAMPA, FL (Lock Labs) – The Lightning host the Blues tonight at 7:30PM ET in a matchup that has been dominated by the home team of late.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Lightning are -110 money line home favorites versus the Blues, who are +100 money line underdogs. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5.5 goals for tonight’s contest.
The home team is 5-1 in the last six meetings between these two teams while the Lightning are 5-2-1 in their last eight games in Tampa and 21-5 in their last 26 home games overall. They’re also 5-0 in their last five games on Thursday and 4-0 in their last four games after scoring two goals or less in their previous game.
On the other side, the Blues are 5-16 in their last 21 road games versus a team with a home winning percentage of greater than .600. We like the Lightning to pull off a victory tonight and at -110, their value is appropriate.