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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Monday when the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Carolina Hurricanes meet at PNC Arena.

Pittsburgh lost its last outing, a 4-1 result against the Maple Leafs on October 26. Bettors who backed the Maple Leafs at +131 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

In their last action, Carolina was a 4-2 loser on the road against the Avalanche. Bettors on Colorado at -210 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

Carolina:
Team record: 4-4-3 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Pittsburgh
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh
is 7-18 SU in its last 25 games

When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Boston are 5-5
After playing Colorado are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6

Pittsburgh:
Team record: 7-4-0 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Carolina
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Carolina

When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing Ottawa are 6-4
After playing Toronto are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5

Next up:
Pittsburgh home to Boston, Wednesday, October 30
Carolina home to Tampa Bay, Friday, November 1