Lightning vs. Rangers Game 1 Pick
NEW YORK, NY (ATS Consultants) - Could the Rangers be primed for an upset today at 1:00PM ET when they host the Lightning at 1:00PM ET in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book GT Bets, the Rangers are -133 money line favorites over the Lightning, who are +120 money line underdogs for today's game. The total, meanwhile, is sitting at 5 goals.
The Lightning are loaded with talent led by Tyler Johnson, who has eight goals in the playoffs, and captain Steve Stamkos, who had 43 goals in the regular season. He also had a pair of three-point performances against the Rangers as the Lightning swept them 3-0 in the regular season.
The Rangers are coming off a tough 7-game series against Washington with very little rest. Tampa Bay had one more day of rest after taking care of Montreal in six games.
2015 EASTERN CONFERENCE FINALS FREE PICK: TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING +120