The Ottawa Senators will take on the Hot Tampa Bay Lightning, as Tampa try to stay in top form going into the palyoffs.
The Tampa Bay Lightning coming into this one off a 6-3 loss to the Caps and will look to blast the Ottawa Senators away in this game today.
The Senators are however coming off a very good win over the Toronto Maple Leafs, getting the win 4-2.
Both teams have has their fare share of over games of late. Going back 5 games for the Lightning we see them trending 5-0 to the OVER.
Going back even further we see the going 8-2 to the OVER.
The Ottawa Senators are trending 3-2 to the under in their last 5, and 6-4 to the under in their last 10.
Head to head we the over unders going 4-1 to the OVER. Going back 10 we see 7-3 to the OVER.
With truck loads of goals scored in this match up history. With The last 5 games combined goals totaling 41!
The Probable Goalies- For the Tampa Bay lightning we have
Andrei Vasilevskiy with a GAA of 2.43 and for the Ottawa Senators we have Craig Anderson with a GAA of 3.43.
The is a match up that consistently produced high scoring games. With the over hitting 70% in the last 10 games.
Couple that with the fact that Tampa and the OVER are 80% in their last 10 overall, makes think there is a very good chance this game will follow suit.
And for all those reasons Im taking the OVER.