Penguins vs. Lightning Pick
The Pittsburgh Penguins look to pick up another win over the Tampa Bay Lightning when the two meet tonight at 7:30PM ET.
Pittsburgh is 25-17-7 overall, 10-10-3 on the road and 22-18 with the under. Tampa Bay is 28-18-4 overall, 16-8-2 at home and 26-17 with the under. These two have met once this season, with Tampa getting a 5-4 OT victory, however Pittsburgh has won eight of the last 10 in this series and the two have hit the over in nine of their last 10 meetings.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Tampa Bay is favored at home tonight, as the Lightning are getting odds of -140 to win, while the Penguins are getting a money line of +130 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals.
Pittsburgh has been on a roll, winning four straight and five of six games. Star center Sidney Crosby has eight goals in his last six games and a point in eight straight games. Goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury has not lost in regulation in eight straight starts, going 6-0-2 with two shutouts. He's also 16-10-4 lifetime against Tampa Bay.
FRIDAY’S NHL FREE PICK: PITTSBURGH PENGUINS +130