Sharks vs. Penguins Game 1 Pick

Stanley Cup Game 1 Pick 5/30/16 – San Jose Sharks vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

The 2016 Stanley Cup Final gets underway tonight when the Pittsburgh Penguins host the San Jose Sharks at 8PM ET.

According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Penguins are favored in Game 1. Pittsburgh is getting a money line of -150 to win, while the Sharks are given a money line of +135 to win on the road. The over/under total for the game is listed at 5.5 goals.

Bet on Stanley Cup Final

Pittsburgh is 60-36-10 overall, 33-13-5 at home and 45-37 with the over. San Jose is 58-33-9 overall, 33-12-5 on the road and 51-38 with the over. These two met twice this season, with the road team winning both games. However, these two haven’t faced off since December 1st.

NHL Quick Links: Free Matchup Reports | Injuries | Odds Comparison | Scoreboard | Betting Trends

Although these teams split in the regular season, San Jose won their game on the road. Joe Pavelski and Joe Thornton lead an extremely talented team. Goaltender Martin Jones has recorded three shutouts in the last seven games and will be the difference against rookie Matt Murray, who could be a little nervous in his first Stanley Cup game.

NHL STANLEY CUP FINAL FREE PICK: SAN JOSE SHARKS +135

ATSSportsline.com has been providing winning sports picks since 1992. Want more from ATS Consultants? Click Free Picks to get daily winners delivered directly to your inbox with no obligation!

Recent NHL Discussions

How many more are like this on Wed, Mar 2021 by Surfer
Saturday Sharp Action NHL on Sat, Jan 2021 by Jimmythegreek
NHL STARS on Wed, Sep 2020 by iceman17
Chicago Blackhawks on Sat, Aug 2020 by Surfer

NHL Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail Rangers vs. Avalanche Prediction & Odds The Rangers have won back-to-back games, including an upset on Wednesday night in Vegas over the Golden Knights. Will New York make it three in a row when it...
Thumbnail Jets vs. Blues Prediction & Odds The Jets are on a good run and have owned the Blues in previous meetings between the two teams, but is Winnipeg the smart play at 8:00 p.m. ET on...
Thumbnail Rangers vs. Golden Knights Prediction The Rangers are coming off a come-from-behind victory over the Blues on Monday night but are underdogs Wednesday in Vegas where they’ll take on the Golden...
Thumbnail Red Wings vs. Lightning Prediction The Lightning are heavily favored on Tuesday night against the Red Wings at 7:00 p.m. ET, but is there betting value to be found in the total? The number currently sits...
Thumbnail Panthers vs. Lightning Prediction & Odds The Lightning are reasonably priced on the moneyline for their matchup on Saturday afternoon versus the Panthers at 4:30 p.m. ET and they’ve had success...

NHL Headlines