Senators vs. Bruins Game 3 Pick

Will the Bruins win vs. the Senators in Game 3? NHL Predictions 4/17/17

Who has the edge when the Boston Bruins and Ottawa Senators meet up in a crucial Game 3 of their series tonight at 7PM ET?

According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Boston is the clear favorite at home, as the Bruins are getting odds of -170 to win, while the Senators are being given a money line of +150 to win. The over/under total for the game is listed at 5 goals.

NHL Quick Links: Free Matchup Reports | Injuries | Odds Comparison | Scoreboard | Betting Trends

The Senators evened the series on Saturday with a 4-3 OT win over Boston. The Senators have now won seven of their last eight meetings with the Bruins. Boston comes into today’s game at 45-31-8 overall and 23-17-1 at home. Ottawa is 45-29-10 overall and 22-17-2 on the road.

Game 2 was pretty event in most ways. Both teams had 29 shots on goal while the hits were 53-51 for the Bruins and the faceoffs were 27-23 in favor of Ottawa. The Bruins established a 3-1 lead during the game before Chris Wideman and Derick Brassard scored in the third to tie the game. Dion Phaneuf then scored just two minutes into OT to give Ottawa the victory.

Bet on Bruins vs. Senators

Boston is dealing with some injuries leaving players questionable, especially at the defenseman position. Adam McQuaid suffered an upper body injury during Game 2 and is questionable today. The Bruins were still close to sweeping Ottawa on the road in these first two games. Returning home should give Boston a boost and allow it to take a 2-1 lead in the series.

 

NHL PLAYOFFS PREDICTION: BOSTON BRUINS -170

Recent NHL Discussions

How many more are like this on Wed, Mar 2021 by Surfer
Saturday Sharp Action NHL on Sat, Jan 2021 by Jimmythegreek
NHL STARS on Wed, Sep 2020 by iceman17
Chicago Blackhawks on Sat, Aug 2020 by Surfer
Loading...

NHL Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail Habs vs. Lightning Game 5 Prediction After failing to do so on Monday night, the Lightning will attempt to finish off the Canadiens in the Stanley Cup Final, this time on their home ice when the...
Thumbnail Lightning vs. Habs Game 4 Prediction The Lightning will go for a sweep of the Canadiens on Monday night in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final at 8:00 p.m. ET. Will Montreal salvage at least one win the...
Thumbnail Lightning vs. Canadiens Game 3 Prediction Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Finals will take place from Montreal on Friday night where the Canadiens will host the Lightning at 8:00 p.m. ET. Down 2-0 in the...
Thumbnail Canadiens vs. Lightning Game 2 Prediction The Lightning whipped the Canadines in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final on Monday night, while the over also cashed in the series opener. With Game 2 on deck for...
Thumbnail Canadiens vs. Lightning Game 1 Pick Game 1 of the NHL Stanley Cup Final will be held Monday night at Amalie Arena in Tampa, FL, where the Lightning will host the Canadiens at 8:00 p.m. ET. With the...

NHL Headlines