Kings vs. Penguins Free Pick
PITTSBURGH, PA (ATS Consultants) – Will goals be at a premium today when the Penguins host the Kings at 7:00PM ET?
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Penguins are -162 money line favorites over the Kings, who are +146 money line underdogs. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5.5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Kings opened as +137 money line underdogs but their odds have climbed to +146, while the Penguins’ odds have gone from -152 to -162. The total, meanwhile, opened at 5.5 and that’s where the number currently sits.
PUBLIC BETTING: According to our latest public betting information, 59% of public bettors currently favor Los Angeles in this matchup. This information is subject to change leading up to game time, so make sure you visit our NHL public betting page for updated figures.
NHL FREE PICK: Take the under. According to latest NHL trends, the under is 3-0-2 in the last five meetings between these two teams in Pittsburgh and 1-0-3 in the last four meetings overall. The under is also 6-2-4 in the Kings’ last 12 games overall, 32-11-9 in their last 52 Thursday games and 47-16-12 in their last 75 games versus Eastern Conference foes. On the other side, the under is 4-1 in the Penguins’ last five games playing on one day of rest, 4-1 in their last five games versus Western Conference, 33-15-3 in their last 51 versus a team with a winning percentage above .600.
THURSDAY NHL FREE PICK: KINGS/PENGUINS UNDER 5.5