|2013 Stanley Cup Finals Bruins vs. Blackhawks Game 1 Picks & Predictions|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Wednesday, 12 June 2013 14:45|
Bruins vs. Hawks Game 1 Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Blackhawks are -152 money line favorites over the Bruins, who are +140 on the ML. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Blackhawks opened as -144 money line favorites but their odds have climbed to -152, while the Bruins' odds have gone from +133 up to +140.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 51% of bettors favor the Blackhawks. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take the under. According to latest NHL trends, the under is 5-1-1 in the Bruins' last seven games playing on three or more days rest, 4-1 in their last five games overall, and 4-1 in their last five games versus a team with a winning record. The under is also 5-1-1 in the Blackhawks' last seven games on Wednesday, 11-5-6 in their last 22 games overall, and 4-1-3 in their last eight when their opponent allows two goals or less in their previous contest. Look for Tuuka Rask and Corey Crawford to dominant tonight's low-scoring affair.
2013 STANLEY CUP FINALS FREE PICK: BRUINS/BLACKHAWKS UNDER 5