The Boston Bruins and the Carolina Hurricanes will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at RBC Center in the sixth game of their second-round playoff series.
Oddsmakers currently have the Bruins listed as 115-moneyline favorites versus the Hurricanes, while the game’s total is sitting at 5.
The Bruins defeated Carolina 4-0 as a -210 favorite in Game 5 on Sunday. The four goals scored fell UNDER the posted over/under total (5).
Phil Kessel scored a pair of goals for Boston and Tim Thomas stopped all 19 shots he faced to post the shutout.
Cam Ward made 36 saves for Carolina in the loss.
Boston most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Ottawa are 5-5
After playing Carolina are 6-4
After a win are 7-3
Carolina most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Boston are 7-3
After playing Boston are 8-2
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
Boston is 14-5 SU in its last 19 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Boston’s last 10 games when playing on the road against Carolina
Boston is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing Carolina
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston’s last 6 games
Carolina is 16-2 SU in its last 18 games at home
Carolina is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Carolina’s last 10 games when playing at home against Boston
Carolina is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games when playing Boston