Blues vs. Sharks Game 4 Pick
Can the San Jose Sharks stay tough at home and establish a commanding lead in the Western Conference Finals when they host the St. Louis Blues at 7:15PM ET in Game 4?
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, San Jose is favored in Game 4 tonight, as the Sharks are getting odds of -150 to win. St. Louis has been given a money line of +135 to win tonight, while the over/under total is listed at 5 goals. San Jose has a 2-1 lead in the series.
San Jose is 56-32-9 on the season, 24-20-4 at home and 48-38 with the over. St. Louis is 58-30-11 overall, 30-14-5 on the road and 45-38 with the under. The Sharks were able to establish a 2-1 lead in the series thanks to a 3-0 win at home in Game 3. The Sharks have won the last two games in the series by a combination score of 7-0. These two have hit the under in all three games of the series.
The Blues have to score some goals to extend this series. They haven't scored one in 7 1/2 periods. They'll make a switch in net opting to start Jake Allen instead of Brian Elliott. That should be enough to give the Blues a lift for one game. Allen was the original starter and lost his job due to injury.
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