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Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

The Pittsburgh Penguins and the Tampa Bay Lightning will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Tampa Bay Times Forum.

Last time out for Pittsburgh, they were a 6-3 loser as they battled the Panthers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Panthers at +160 were rewarded, while the 9 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

In their last action, Tampa Bay was a 7-2 winner at home against the Panthers. Bettors on Tampa Bay at -170 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

Tampa Bay:
Team record: 3-1-0 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing Pittsburgh
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games
is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh

When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing St. Louis are 3-7
After playing Florida are 6-4
After a win are 4-6

Pittsburgh:
Team record: 3-1-0 SU, ATS

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Tampa Bay
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing Tampa Bay
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Tampa Bay

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Ottawa are 6-4
After playing Florida are 7-3
After a loss are 5-5

Next up:
Pittsburgh home to Edmonton, Tuesday, October 15
Tampa Bay home to Los Angeles, Tuesday, October 15