Penguins vs. Predators Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Penguins are -125 money line favorites over the Predators, who are +115 on the ML. Pittsburgh is 40-16-4 overall and 17-12-2 on the road, while Nashville is 26-25-10 on the season and 15-13-4 at home. The total for tonight’s game is currently sitting at 5.5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Penguins opened as -144 money line favorites but their odds dropped all the way down to -125, while the Predators’ odds have gone from +133 down to +115. The total opened at 5.5 and that’s where it currently sits.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 79% of bettors favor the Penguins. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take Pittsburgh. According to latest NHL trends, the Penguins are 4-1 in their last five games after allowing five goals or more in their previous contest. They’re also 16-6 in their last 22 games versus the Western Conference, 45-17 in their last 62 games and 78-32 in their last 110 games versus a team with a losing record. On the other side, the Predators are 1-4 in their last five games overall, 2-8 in their last 10 games when their opponent allows five goals or more in their previous contest, and 0-4 in their last four games versus a team with a winning percentage above .600.
TUESDAY NHL FREE PICK: PITTSBURGH PENGUINS -125