Penguins vs. Bruins Pick
Will injuries for the Pittsburgh Penguins lead to more goals when they face the Boston Bruins tonight at 8PM ET?
Boston is 16-9-4 on the season, 6-7-2 at home and 15-12 with the over. Pittsburgh is 15-11-3 on the season, 7-6-1 on the road and 15-9 with the under. These two have pushed or hit the under in eight of their last 10 meetings, however Pittsburgh is 3-0-1 with the over in its last 4 Wednesday games.
According to oddsmakers from oddsmakers at RealBets, the Bruins are favored at home in tonight’s contest, as they are getting odds of -145 to win, while the Penguins are getting a money line of +130 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals.
Pittsburgh has gone under just once in their last six games. New coach Mike Sullivan has to go with Jeff Zatkoff in goal in place of Marc-Andre Fleury, who is in concussion protocol. Boston should take advantage of Zatkoff, which will lead to a high-scoring contest.
WEDNESDAY’S NHL FREE PICK: PENGUINS/BRUINS OVER 5