Sharks vs. Blues Game 1 Pick
The NHL Western Conference Finals are set to begin tonight at 8PM ET as the St. Louis Blues host the San Jose Sharks.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Blues are favored at home in Game 1. St. Louis is getting odds of -130 to win, while the Sharks are getting a money line of +120 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals.
St. Louis is 57-28-11 overall, 27-15-6 at home and 42-38 with the under. San Jose is 54-31-9 overall, 31-11-5 on the road and 48-35 with the over. These two teams met three times during the season, with the road team winning all three contests, including San Jose winning twice in St. Louis.
San Jose opens up against St. Louis in the Western Conference finals. They've won two of the last three games in this series. The Sharks are led by Logan Couture, who leads the NHL with 17 points, while Joe Pavelski leads with nine goals. San Jose has gone 13 of 42 on the power play to lead the NHL with a 30.9 percent efficiency rate in the playoffs.
NHL STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS FREE PICK: SAN JOSE SHARKS +120