Penguins vs. Senators Odds
OTTAWA, Ontario (TheSpread) – The Pittsburgh Penguins hope to secure a playoff spot on Tuesday night when they face the Ottawa Senators at 7:30PM ET.
Ottawa is 40-26-6 on the season and 22-13-2 at home. Pittsburgh is 42-26-5 overall and 19-13-3 on the road. The Senators have 93 points while the Penguins have 95. Both teams have three games remaining. Ottawa is ninth in the playoff chase in the East while Pittsburgh is tied for the final spot. These two have met twice this season and Pittsburgh has won both meetings. The Penguins have won seven of their last 10 against the Senators and the two have hit the under in four of their last five meetings.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Ottawa is favored at home, as the Senators are getting odds of -120 to win, while the Penguins are getting a money line of +100 to prevail. The over/under total has been set at 5.5 goals.
Pittsburgh has lost three straight coming into this game and they are just 1-5 in their last six road games. The Penguins have been trending with the under, as they have pushed or hit the under in eight of their last 10. Ottawa is coming off a loss at Toronto, but the Senators had won three straight prior to that. Ottawa is 5-2 in its last 7 home games and it has hit the under in three of its last four games.