October 12, 2017 7:22 AM CDT

NHL: Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Tampa Bay Lightning 10/12/2017

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The Tampa Bay Lightning are solid 55.8 percent favorites over the Pittsburgh Penguins. The Lightning are favored despite being projected for 30 shots on goal vs 32 shots for the Penguins. The Lightning goalie(s) have the edge in save percentage at 90.5% compared to the Penguins goalie(s) who have a forecasted save percentage of 88.9%. KEY PLAYER STATISTICAL DATA --- SAVES: Matthew Murray 27, Andrey Vasilevskiy 29 SHOTS: Phil Kessel 3.4, Steven Stamkos 3.1 GOALS: Sidney Crosby 0.51, Nikita Kucherov 0.58 PTS: Sidney Crosby has a 56% chance of scoring at least 1 point and Nikita Kucherov has a 56% chance of 1+PTs

' We advise relying on these trends after the first 6 to 8 weeks of the season. UNITS EDGE FAVORS: Tampa Bay Lightning

Pittsburgh PenguinsRECORDTampa Bay LightningRECORDUNITS EDGE
Record on the Road1-1, 50% 17Record at Home2-0, 100% 144Tampa Bay Lightning
VS Tampa Bay Lightning0-0 No GamesVS Pittsburgh Penguins0-0 No GamesPittsburgh Penguins
vs Team .500 or Better1-2, 33% -83vs Team .500 or Better2-1, 67% 44Pittsburgh Penguins
Record As Road Underdog1-1, 50% 17Record As Home Favorite2-0, 100% 144Pittsburgh Penguins
Playing Back-to-Back Days0-1, 0% -100After 1 or More Days Off2-0, 100% -144Tampa Bay Lightning

LAST SEASON: We advise focusing on these trends in the first month of the season. UNITS EDGE FAVORS: Pittsburgh Penguins

Pittsburgh PenguinsRECORDTampa Bay LightningRECORDUNITS EDGE
Record on the Road25-28, 47% -488Record at Home23-18, 56% -89N/A
VS Tampa Bay Lightning3-0, 100% 208VS Pittsburgh Penguins0-3, 0% -300N/A
vs Team .500 or Better41-29, 59% 405vs Team .500 or Better18-26, 41% -778N/A
Record As Road Underdog10-13, 43% -115Record As Home Favorite21-17, 55% -199N/A
After 1 or More Days Off65-40, 62% -5820After 1 or More Days Off42-40, 51% -5071N/A

OVER-UNDER TRENDS

Pittsburgh PenguinsRECORDTampa Bay LightningRECORDO-U EDGE
OVER-UNDER ON ROAD1-1, 50% OverOVER-UNDER AT HOME1-0, 100% OverOVER
ROAD OVER-UNDER PAST 30 DAYS1-1, 50% OverHOME OVER-UNDER PAST 30 DAYS1-0, 100% OverOVER
ROAD OVER-UNDER LAST SEASON27-22, 55% OverHOME OVER-UNDER LAST SEASON16-21, 43% OverOVER
Opp Averages >2.8 G at Home2-1, 67% OVEROpp Averages >2.8 G on Road3-0, 100% OVEROVER

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SIDE VALUE - Pittsburgh Penguins Road Games: 0-2, 0% -200 Tampa Bay Lightning Home Games: 1-1, 50% -48 SIDE VALUE (PAST 30 DAYS) - Pittsburgh Penguins Road Games: 0-2, 0% -200 Tampa Bay Lightning Home Games: 1-1, 50% -48

MONEY LINE - Pittsburgh Penguins Road Games: 0-2, 0% -200 Tampa Bay Lightning Home Games: 2-0, 100% 144 MONEY LINE (PAST 30 DAYS) - Pittsburgh Penguins Road Games: 0-2, 0% -200 Tampa Bay Lightning Home Games: 2-0, 100% +144

OVER-UNDER RECORD - Pittsburgh Penguins Road Games: 1-0, 100% + 91 Tampa Bay Lightning Home Games: 1-1, 50% -9 OVER-UNDER RECORD (PAST 30 DAYS) - Pittsburgh Penguins Road Games: 1-0, 100% + 91 Tampa Bay Lightning Home Games: 1-1, 50% -9

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