Islanders vs. Penguins Free Pick
PITTSBURGH, PA (ATS Consultants) – The Islanders could be a nice underdog play tonight for bettors when they travel to Pittsburgh to take on the Penguins at 7:00PM ET.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Penguins are -160 money line road favorites over the Islanders, who are +144 money line underdogs. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5.5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Penguins opened as -147 money line favorites but their odds have shot up to -160, while the Islanders’ odds have gone from +133 up to +144. The total hasn’t changed after opening at 5.5 at most online and Vegas sports books.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 75% of bettors favor the Islanders. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take New York. According to latest NHL trends, the road team is 4-1 in the last five meetings between these two teams and the Islanders are 7-0 in their last seven games overall. They’re also 4-0 in their last four games versus Metropolitan opponents, 6-0 in their last six games versus Eastern Conference foes and 4-1 in their last five games playing on one day of rest. On the other side, the Penguins are just 3-7 in their last 10 games on Saturday.
SATURDAY NHL FREE PICK: NEW YORK ISLANDERS +144