Kings vs. Sharks Game 3 Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Sharks are -128 money line favorites over the Kings, who are +118 on the ML. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Sharks opened as -123 money line favorites but their odds have jumped to -128 at most online sports books. As for the Kings, their odds have gone from +114 up to +118.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 76% 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 San Jose. According to latest NHL trends, the home team is 11-1 in the last 12 meetings between these two teams and the Kings are 10-25 in their last 35 trips to San Jose. The Kings are also 1-8 in their last nine road games and 1-5 in their last six road games versus a team with a home win percentage of greater than .600. As for the Sharks, they're 6-1 in their last seven games playing on one day of rest and 38-17 in their last 55 home games. The Kings have been a different team on the road this year compared to at home. Look for them to fall tonight.
2013 STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS: SAN JOSE SHARKS -128