The Boston Bruins are a dominant 10-0 in their last 10 games against the Tampa Bay Lightning as those two Eastern Conference clubs hit the ice together in NHL betting action at the online sportsbooks down in Florida on Sunday.
Boston is 2-0 against Tampa Bay so far this season, beating them 4-3 as a -149 home favorite on January 13 and 3-2 as a -120 home favorite on March 12. The UNDER has paid off for totals bettors at the sportsbooks in six of the last eight games between the teams dating back to 2013.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Lightning sit at 44-21-7 on the season; in comparison, the Boston Bruins are currently 36-24-12. Looking to wager on the totals? Tampa Bay is 39-33 OU, and Boston is 27-32-13 OU. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Tampa Bay vs Boston injuries news.
According to new NHL Power Rankings here at Odds – VSB
, it’s the No. 7-ranked Tampa Bay Lightning and the No. 11-rated Boston Bruins in this matchup.
How Boston Bruins vs Tampa Bay Lightning Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up the Tampa Bay Lightning No. 1-ranked offense (3.24 goals per game) against a Boston Bruins defense that ranks No. 12 at 2.57 goals per game allowed. The Lightning powerplay has clicked at a 18.15% rate while the Bruins have a 81.9% rate on the penalty kill.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Last time out for Boston, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Panthers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Panthers at -105 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
In their last action, Tampa Bay was a 3-1 winner at home against the Red Wings. Bettors on Tampa Bay at -170 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Boston Bruins vs Tampa Bay Lightning Betting Odds Trends
Boston is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Boston’s last 7 games
Boston is 4-8 SU in its last 12 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston’s last 5 games on the road
Tampa Bay is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay’s last 5 games
Tampa Bay is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
Tampa Bay is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing Boston
Next Betting Matchups
Boston home to Anaheim, Thursday, March 26th
Tampa Bay home to Florida, Tuesday, March 24th