Pittsburgh at San Jose
Game 3 Score Prediction
When: 8:00 PM ET, Saturday, June 4, 2016
Where: SAP Center at San Jose, San Jose, California
Penguins vs Sharks Lines * Player Prop Bet Odds *
Lines: San Jose -140/ Pittsburgh +127
Penguins vs Sharks Betting Preview
On Saturday the Stanley Cup Finals move to the SAP Center at San Jose. The Pittsburgh Penguins have a 2-0 lead in the series.
The Sharks had been one of the best road teams in the NHL, but the Penguins showed why they were one of the best home team in the league. The Penguins are now 25-7 their last 32 at home. Lately they have also been a top road team going 13-4 over their last 17 road games. The Penguins didn’t need long in Game, just 2:35 of the overtime to win the game. Matt Murray got the start and stopped 20 of the 21 shots that he faced to improve his postseason record to 13-4 with a 2.13 GAA. Murray has been almost unbeatable on the road going 5-1 with a 1.74 GAA on the road during the regular season.
Penguins Betting Trends
Pittsburgh is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Pittsburgh’s last 6 games on the road
Pittsburgh is 13-4 SU in its last 17 games on the road
Pittsburgh is 7-17-1 SU in its last 25 games ,when playing San Jose
Pittsburgh is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing San Jose
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Pittsburgh’s last 6 games when playing San Jose
Pittsburgh is 1-11-1 SU in its last 13 games ,when playing on the road against San Jose
San Jose Sharks
The Sharks look a little shaky in their first Stanley Cup Finals. They are down 0-2 to a Penguins team that came together at the end of the season to play the bets hockey in the NHL over the last three months of the season. The Sharks had one of the best road records in the league this year, but Pittsburgh was able to sweep at home and now look to place a strangle hold on the Stanley Cup Finals by going up 3-0. Martin played well at goalie for San Jose in game two but he still took the loss. He is now 12-8 with a 2.16 GAA in the postseason this year. At home this season Martin Jones was 15-17 with a 2.33 GAA.
Sharks Betting Trends
San Jose is 2-3-1 SU in its last 6 games ,
San Jose is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Jose’s last 6 games when playing Pittsburgh
San Jose is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Pittsburgh
San Jose is 15-7 SU in its last 22 games when playing Pittsburgh
San Jose is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh
Pick: San Jose
Sharks 3 – Penguins1
The Sharks will be looking forward to getting back to the Shark Tank. Even though they did not have a great home record they need the excitement from the fans and some home cooking to shake off two road game losses they had a chance to win.