Ducks vs. Penguins Pick
The Pittsburgh Penguins look to defend their home ice tonight when they host the Anaheim Ducks at 7PM ET.
Pittsburgh is 26-18-7 overall, 15-7-4 at home and 22-19 with the under. Anaheim is 25-18-7 overall, 9-10-3 on the road and 22-17 with the under. The Ducks won the lone meeting with the Penguins this season at home, 2-1, back on Dec. 6. These two have hit the under in five of their last seven encounters.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Penguins are favored at home tonight, as they are getting odds of -115 to win, while the Ducks have been given a money line of +105 to win. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 5 goals.
Though Anaheim has the lone win this meeting, Pittsburgh has had plenty of success against the Ducks, winning seven of the last 10 overall meeting. Pittsburgh has also won four of the last five in this series when playing at home. The Penguins have won their last five at home as well, which should allow them to snap Anaheim’s six-game win streak.
MONDAY’S NHL FREE PICK: PITTSBURGH PENGINS -115