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MATCHUP
Boston at Pittsburgh
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | Conference | Favorite | Underdog | Last 5
Records: ATS Overall | On Days Rest | vs Scoring | vs Situation
Teams: Boston Bruins | Pittsburgh Penguins
Summary
7:00 PM ET W/L ATS Money H A O/U
Boston 17-10-4-0 15-16 -402 11-3-0-0 6-7-4-0 10-20
Pittsburgh 13-11-4-2 11-19 -551 7-6-2-0 6-5-2-2 13-13
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
Opening line -157 128 6 105
5Dimes -160 150 6 -110
Westgate -150 135 6 -115
Wynn -150 130 6 -120
Boyd -155 135 6 -120
Covers.com -164 140 6 -105
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Quickchart Matchup
Boston Off vs  Pittsburgh Def
2.71 GF
3.2 GA
31.7 Shots
31.9 Shots
26 PP
15 PK
Pittsburgh Off vs  Boston Def
3.33 GF
2.55 GA
32.7 Shots
31.9 Shots
19 PP
22 PK
Goaltenders
Boston Shots Saves Save % W/L
Jaroslav Halak 529 492 0.930 9-4-2-0
Tuukka Rask 455 417 0.916 8-6-2-0
Pittsburgh Shots Saves Save % W/L
Casey DeSmith 573 528 0.921 9-5-3-1
Matt Murray 317 278 0.877 4-5-0-1
Overall Stats | In Depth
Offense Shots Goals PCT PP %
BOS
PIT
31.7
32.7
2.7
3.3
8.6
10.2
26.3
22.6
Defense Shots Goals PCT PK %
BOS
PIT
31.9
31.9
2.55
3.20
0.920
0.900
76.6
83.0
Home/Away Stats | In Depth
Offense Shots Goals PCT PP %
BOS
PIT
30.5
31.9
1.88
3.47
6.2
10.9
20.4
16.7
Defense Shots Goals PCT PK %
BOS
PIT
32.5
32.2
2.76
3.53
0.915
0.890
73.2
79.1
Last 5 | In Depth
Offense Shots Goals PCT PP %
BOS
PIT
34.0
32.6
2.80
3.40
8.2
10.4
12.5
14.3
Defense Shots Goals PCT PK %
BOS
PIT
33.4
30.6
3.00
2.80
0.910
0.908
71.4
81.2
ATS Records | In Depth
  Overall Home Away
BOS
PIT
15-16
11-19
8-6
6-9
7-10
5-10
ATS on Days Rest | In Depth
  0 Days 1 Day 2 Days 3+ Days
BOS
PIT
3-3
1-1
7-6
6-12
3-4
3-4
2-3
1-2
Over/Under Records
  Total Home Away
BOS
PIT
10-20
13-13
6-7
6-6
4-13
7-7

More Records:
vs Scoring | vs Situation

More Stats:
Conference | Favorite | Underdog

Injuries
Boston Bruins
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Sean Kuraly C Prob Fri - Nose - 12/13/18 Kuraly is recovering from a minor nose surgery but is likely to be back in the lineup for Friday's game against the Penguins.
David Backes RW Ques Fri - Face - 12/12/18 Backes sustained a facial laceration is the previous game and it is unknown if he will play against the Penguins on Friday.
Jake DeBrusk LW Out Fri - Concussion - 12/14/18 DeBrusk missed his third-consecutive game and is going through concussion protocol. He will not be cleared in time for Friday's matchup against the Penguins.
Kevan Miller D Early Jan - Throat - 12/6/18 Miller is on injured reserve due to cartilage damage to his larynx. It is likely he will return during the beginning of January.
Patrice Bergeron C Late Dec - Shoulder - 11/30/18 Bergeron is on injured reserve and is expected to miss four weeks with a rib and sternoclavicular injuries.
Zdeno Chara D Late Dec - Knee - 11/20/18 Chara has been placed on injured reserve with an injury to his left MCL and is expected to miss four-to-six weeks.
Urho Vaakanainen D Out indefinitely - Concussion - 12/11/18 Vaakanainen is on the injured reserve list due to a concussion and the flu. A timeline for his return has yet to be established.
Pittsburgh Penguins
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Patric Hornqvist RW Ques Fri - Upper Body - 12/12/18 Hornqvist has been placed on injured reserve due to an upper-body injury and it is unclear if he will be activated in time for Friday's clash against the Bruins.
Dominik Simon LW Ques Fri - Lower Body - 12/12/18 Simon has landed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury it is uncertain if he will be available for Friday's tilt against the Bruins.
Justin Schultz D Late Feb - Leg - 10/15/18 Schultz has been placed on injured reserve while recovering from surgery to repair a left lower-leg fracture and is expected to miss at least four months.
Recent Meetings
Date Home/Away Line ATS
11/23/18 BOS 2 - PIT 1 (OT) 1.5, -256/6 BOS/U
3/1/18 BOS 8 - PIT 4 -1.5, 237/6 BOS/O
1/7/18 PIT 6 - BOS 5 (OT) -1.5, 248/5.5 BOS/O
11/24/17 BOS 4 - PIT 3 1.5, -275/5.5 BOS/O
1/26/17 BOS 4 - PIT 3 -1.5, 235/5.5 PIT/O
1/22/17 PIT 5 - BOS 1 -1.5, 210/5.5 PIT/O
12/14/16 PIT 4 - BOS 3 (OT) -1.5, 171/5.5 BOS/O
2/24/16 BOS 5 - PIT 1 -1.5, 250/5.5 BOS/O
12/18/15 PIT 2 - BOS 6 -1.5, 267/5 BOS/O
12/16/15 BOS 3 - PIT 0 -1.5, 200/5 BOS/U
Boston Schedule/Results
NEXT 5 | Remaining Games
Date vs Last Meeting Line ATS Where Last Meeting
12/14/18 @ PIT W 2-1 (OT) 1.5,-256/6 W/U BOS 11/23/18
12/16/18 BUF W 4-0 -1.5,194/6 W/U BUF 10/4/18
12/17/18 @ MON W 3-2 -1.5,253/5.5 P/U MON 11/24/18
12/20/18 ANA L 1-3 -1.5,222/5.5 P/U BOS 1/30/18
12/22/18 NAS L 0-1 1.5,-204/5.5 W/U NAS 11/3/18
LAST 10 | Past Results
Date vs Score Line ATS SF SA PP PK
12/11/18 ARI W 4-3 -1.5,147/5.5 P/O 26 33 0/3 1/2
12/9/18 @ OTT W 2-1 (OT) -1.5,160/6.5 P/U 44 28 1/3 0/3
12/8/18 TOR W 6-3 1.5,-203/6 W/O 32 32 1/4 1/2
12/6/18 @ TB L 2-3 1.5,-161/6 W/U 35 30 0/2 0/1
12/4/18 @ FLA L 0-5 1.5,-254/5.5 P/U 33 44 0/4 2/6
12/1/18 DET L 2-4 -1.5,133/5.5 P/O 40 27 1/6 1/4
11/29/18 NYI W 2-1 (SO) -1.5,166/5.5 P/U 36 29 1/1 0/1
11/26/18 @ TOR L 2-4 1.5,-194/5.5 P/O 40 31 1/2 1/1
11/24/18 @ MON W 3-2 -1.5,253/5.5 P/U 35 33 1/6 1/5
11/23/18 PIT W 2-1 (OT) 1.5,-256/6 W/U 37 37 0/0 1/2
Pittsburgh Schedule/Results
NEXT 5 | Remaining Games
Date vs Last Meeting Line ATS Where Last Meeting
12/20/18 MIN W 6-3 -1.5,217/5.5 W/O PIT 1/25/18
12/19/18 @ WAS L 1-2 1.5,-228/6.5 W/U WAS 11/7/18
12/17/18 ANA L 3-5 1.5,-290/5.5 P/O ANA 1/17/18
12/15/18 LA W 3-1 -1.5,171/5.5 W/U PIT 2/15/18
12/14/18 BOS L 1-2 (OT) -1.5,227/6 P/U BOS 11/23/18
LAST 10 | Past Results
Date vs Score Line ATS SF SA PP PK
12/12/18 @ CHI L 3-6 -1.5,153/6 P/O 43 29 0/2 1/2
12/10/18 @ NYI W 2-1 (SO) -1.5,187/6.5 P/U 24 26 0/4 0/4
12/8/18 @ OTT L 1-2 (OT) -1.5,116/7 P/U 36 29 0/2 1/5
12/6/18 NYI W 6-2 -1.5,126/6.5 W/O 28 24 1/3 0/2
12/4/18 COL W 6-3 -1.5,188/6.5 W/O 32 45 1/3 1/3
12/1/18 PHI L 2-4 -1.5,137/6.5 P/U 32 26 0/1 0/3
11/28/18 @ COL L 3-6 1.5,-265/6.5 P/O 25 26 1/4 0/1
11/27/18 @ WIN W 4-3 1.5,-208/6.5 W/O 30 27 0/1 0/2
11/24/18 CLB W 4-2 -1.5,210/6.5 W/U 36 39 0/1 0/1
11/23/18 @ BOS L 1-2 (OT) -1.5,227/6 P/U 37 37 1/2 0/0
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