Canucks vs. Sharks Free Pick
SAN JOSE, CA (The Spread) - It's getting to the point of do-or-die for the Vancouver Canucks, who face a three-games-to-none hole if they can't beat the San Jose Sharks tonight at 10:00PM ET.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Sharks are -134 money line favorites over the Canucks, who are +124 on the ML. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Sharks opened as -140 money line favorites but their odds have been bet down to -134, while the Canucks' odds have gone from +129 down to +124. Vancouver has lost both games in this series.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 72% of bettors favor the Sharks. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take the under. According to latest NHL trends, the under is 3-0-1 in the last four meetings between these two teams in San Jose, and 2-0-3 in the last five meetings overall. The under is also 5-1-3 in the Canucks' last nine games versus the Pacific, 4-0-1 in their last five Conference Quarterfinals games and 7-0-1 in their last eight games versus a team with a winning record. On the other side, the under is 2-0-3 in the Sharks' last five games overall, 2-0-3 in their last five games versus the Western Conference and 3-0-1 in their lat four Conference Quarterfinals games.
2013 STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS FREE PICK: CANUCKS/SHARKS UNDER 5