Blackhawks vs. Lightning Game 1 Pick
TAMPA, FL (ATS Consultants) – The Lightning are favored tonight for Game 1 of the 2015 Stanley Cup Finals. Will they take a series-opening lead against the Blackhawks with a victory at 8:05PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book GT Bets, the Lightning are -126 money line favorites versus the Blackhawks, who are +114 money line underdogs. As for the total, the number currently sits at 5 goals.
Amalie Arena will be jumping as the Lightning go for their second Stanley Cup win. They have to hold off Patrick Kane and company, but they do have the goaltender to win this as Ben Bishop has stopped 65 of 67 shots against Chicago this season. He also has three shutouts this season against Chicago. Corey Crawford hasn't been quite as sharp in net for the Blackhawks.
2015 NHL STANLEY CUP FINALS FREE PICK: TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING -126