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The San Jose Sharks and the Pittsburgh Penguins will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at Consol Energy Centre.
Last time out for San Jose, they were a 4-2 winner as they battled the Maple Leafs on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Sharks at -175 were rewarded, while the 6 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Pittsburgh won its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Islanders on December 3. Bettors who backed the Penguins at -160 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Team record: 19-9-1 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 4 straight games.
is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games when playing San Jose
is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against San Jose
When playing on Thursday are 7-3
Before playing Ottawa are 6-4
After playing NY Islanders are 5-5
After a win are 7-3
Team record: 19-3-5 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 6 straight games.
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing Pittsburgh
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Toronto are 5-5
After playing Toronto are 3-3-1
After a win are 8-2
San Jose at Carolina, Friday, December 6
Pittsburgh at Boston, Saturday, December 7