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Tampa Bay Lightning at Ottawa Senators NHL Odds Report

The Tampa Bay Lightning will look to grab a road win when they take on the Senators in Ottawa at Canadian Tire Centre on Thursday in NHL betting odds action.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

On the opening NHL betting line for this matchup, Ottawa sat as 127 underdogs over at BetOnline. The total was set at 5.5 at Bovada but may move closer to puck drop.

A 3.4-2.2 result in favor of the Lightning is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.

Tampa Bay Lightning vs Ottawa Senators Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Supporters of the Tampa Bay Lightning have seen them go 37-22-4 so far this season, while the Senators are at 30-27-6. In totals betting, the Ottawa Senators are 32-30-1, while the Lightning are 25-31-7. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Ottawa vs Tampa Bay injuries news.

The Lightning - Senators odds would favor the Lightning if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Ottawa is rated No. 20 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Tampa Bay is at No. 10.

Statistical Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up the Ottawa Senators No. 5-ranked offense (2.94 goals per game) against a Tampa Bay Lightning defense that ranks No. 6 at 2.4 goals per game allowed. The Senators powerplay has clicked at a 18.75% rate while the Lightning have a 83.68% rate on the penalty kill.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Tampa Bay won its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Maple Leafs on February 29. Bettors who backed the Lightning at -163 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

The Senators were a 4-3 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Blues. That made winners of bettors who got St. Louis at -113 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.

Betting Trends
  • Tampa Bay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 5 games
  • Tampa Bay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
  • Tampa Bay is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Ottawa
  • Ottawa is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 10 of Ottawa's last 14 games
  • Ottawa is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games at home
  • The total has gone OVER in 6 of Ottawa's last 8 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Tampa Bay home to Carolina, Saturday, March 5th
Ottawa at Toronto, Saturday, March 5th