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The Pittsburgh Penguins and the Carolina Hurricanes will meet on the ice at PNC Arena on Friday in a battle of division rivals.
Pittsburgh lost its last outing, a 5-0 result against the Senators on December 23. Bettors who backed the Senators at +110 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
The Hurricanes were a 4-3 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Blue Jackets. That made winners of bettors who got Columbus at +115 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.
Team record: 14-15-8 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh
is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Boston are 4-6
After playing Columbus are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
Team record: 27-11-1 SU, ATS
is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing Carolina
is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games when playing on the road against Carolina
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Ottawa are 7-3
After playing Ottawa are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
Pittsburgh at Columbus, Sunday, December 29
Carolina at Toronto, Sunday, December 29