Let’s make some picks based on the Game 1 odds courtesy of DraftKings SportsBook.
Penguins vs. Rangers: Game 1 prediction
These two Metropolitan Division rivals will duke it out to kickstart at Madison Square Garden to kickstart the series tonight. The Rangers have arguably the best goalie in the league heading into the postseason in Igor Shesterkin, who led the league with a 93.5 save percentage. That’ll make the difference in the Rangers taking a 1-0 lead in the series tonight, so take the home team on the moneyline.
Pick: Rangers -125
Over/Under: 5.5 goals
The aforementioned Shesterkin will make such an impact on the contest that New York won’t necessarily need an explosive offensive performance to put down Pittsburgh tonight. Expect a low-scoring affair.
Pick: Under 5.5 goals
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