The Nashville Predators will meet Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 1 NHL pro hockey Stanley Cup Playoff final on Monday May 29th, 2017. NHL pick prediction odds Pittsburgh Penguins -165 odds with Nashville Predators +145 odds. Game over under odds 5.5 goals. It broadcasts on NBC TV. NHL pick prediction Predators at Penguins is available now and sent fast to preview readers requesting this side and total selection.Dial 1-888-711-4311 to receive this free pick by phone immediately. Outside of the US and Canada to receive this free pick by phone with no charge Click Here.
Date: Monday May 29th, 2017
Start Time: 8PM EST
Point Spread Odds: Pittsburgh Penguins -165 odds Nashville Predators +145 odds
Over Under Total: 5.5
Betting Preview: Predators and Penguins met twice during the regular season with each team winning on home ice. It was Pittsburgh winning 4-2 at home as a -152 betting odds favorite and the Predators winning at home 5-1 as a +112 betting odds underdog. Each game went over 5.5 goals.
Nashville eliminated the Anaheim Ducks in six games. Predators come off the 6-3 home victory to Anaheim on Monday as a -138 betting odds favorite. Over under odds flew over 5 goals. Nashville took the 2-0 lead after one period with goals by Austin Watson at 1:21 and Colton Sissons at 8:47. Anaheim made is 2-1 after two periods with a goal by Ondrej Kase at 4:45. Nashville gets the important first goal of the third period as Colton Sissons scores at 3 minutes. Anaheim rallied to tie the game at 3-3 with goals by Chris Wagner at 5 minutes and Cam Fowler at 8:52. The game winner came from Colton Sissons at 14:00 for a hat trick. Predators added empty net goals at 17:38 and 18:26 and the Predators advances to the Stanley Cup Finals.
Anaheim outshot Nashville by a 41-18 margin. Pekka Rinne ran his playoff record to 12-4 as he turned away 38 of the 41 shots he faced. Rinne in the post season has a goal against average of 1.70 with two shutouts. Nashville in the closeout game was 0 of 3 on the power play while the Ducks were 0 of 4 on the man advantage.
Pittsburgh advanced past the Eastern conference finals by beating the Ottawa Senators in seven games. Penguins come off the 3-2 home double overtime victory to the Ottawa Senators as a -214 betting odds favorite. Over under finished at the closing total of five goals. Pittsburgh drew first blood at 9:55 of the second period with a goal by Chris Kunitz. The 1-0 lead was short lived as Mark Stone answered right back with a goal 20 seconds later and it was 1-1 after two periods. Pittsburgh on the power play made is 2-1 at 11:44 of the third period with a goal by Justin Schultz. Senators tie it at 2-2 with a goal by Ryan Dzingel at 14:41 to send Game 7 into overtime. There was no scoring or penalties in the first overtime. The game winning goal came by Pittsburgh at 5:09 of the second overtime with a goal by Chris Kunitz with assists by Sidney Crosby and Justin Schulz to advance the Penguins to the Stanley Cup Finals. Kunitz finished with three points in the closeout win with two goals and an assist.
Pittsburgh outshot Ottawa 42-39 Matt Murray moved his playoff record to 3-1 as he turned away 27 of the 29 shots he faced. Murray has a playoff goal against average of 1.35 in the five games he has played. He missed the start of the playoffs due to injury.
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