Tonight's NHL game 7 of the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs is set between the Florida Panthers and the Boston Bruins. The Bruins will look to rebound after losing Game 6 in Florida to force a Game 7 in Boston.
The Bruins are the favorite to win this game with a money line of -238 and a -1.5 puck line spread. They have an impressive home record of 35-9 for the season and will be looking to use that to their advantage. The Panthers, on the other hand, have a money line of +200 and a +1.5 spread. They have a decent away record of 33-11, but they'll need to bring their A-game to beat the Bruins at home.
In their last game, the Panthers won a 7-5 shootout against the Bruins so the Bruins will be out for revenge. Both teams have a high-scoring offense, and the over/under for this game is set at 6.5.
Looking at the situational stats, the Bruins have a strong record as a home favorite (34-9 SU), while the Panthers have struggled as a road underdog (6-11 SU). However, in their last ten games against each other, the OVER has cashed in 80% of the time, but the Bruins are only allowing 1.91 goals against as a home favorite this season.
The Bruins will be looking to use their home advantage to secure a victory and advance to the next round of the playoffs, while the Panthers will be hoping to cause an upset and move on.
Fun Facts: For any NHL Road Team this season who is coming off 3 OVERS, the Road Team is 50-31 SU on the season.
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