Carolina Hurricanes vs. Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Odds & Picks (02/20/2022)

Carolina Hurricanes vs. Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Odds & Picks (02-20-2022)

Namely, Rod Brind’Amour has proven to be one of the NHL’s top coaches. Consider that Brind’Amour was considered to be a cut-rate hire by Carolina. At the onset of his tenure, the Hurricanes had a reputation for pinching pennies. Brind’Amour has changed that perception with the NHL betting odds. Regardless of payroll or roster changes, his culture consistently triumphs. Carolina is challenging for the top seed in the Eastern Conference. Most important of all, they deliver consistent betting value to gamblers. On Sunday, the Hurricanes face their main rivals in Pittsburgh. The Penguins print money too.

Carolina Hurricanes vs. Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Betting Information

Date and Time:Sunday, February 20, 2022, 1 p.m. ET
Location:PPG Paints Arena, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
TV Coverage:NHL Network
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Carolina Hurricanes at Pittsburgh Penguins SBG Odds Overview

This offshore bookmaker matchup will split along traditional lines. Wise Guys will prefer the quality road dog Hurricanes. Meanwhile, squares will flock towards the powerful Penguins on home ice.

Pittsburgh has been one of the hottest teams on the board for the past few weeks. Head coach Mike Sullivan has engineered a complete 200-foot game out of his team. As a result, sharps know that they have a team that offers a consistent blueprint for success. In like manner do the Hurricanes bring a reliable structure. Carolina provides a playoff-style of regular season games. Therefore, sharps know they will get full value from the Hurricanes.

Carolina Hurricanes Team Overview

Late on, Carolina has won five of its last eight games. The Hurricanes have gone over the total in three of their most recent four matchups. Carolina is 32-11-3 with 20-23 under the total. Overall, the Canes rank 5th for goal scoring, 8th for power play efficiency, 1st for goals allowed, and 1st for penalty killing.

First among Carolina producers is Sebastian Aho, with 21 goals, 27 assists, and a +13. Andrei Svechnikov adds 20 goals, 24 assists, and a +12. Number one goalie Frederik Andersen has a .929 save percentage.

Pittsburgh Penguins Team Overview

Late on, the Penguins have won six of their most recent ten games. Pittsburgh has gone over the total in three of its last five outings. As a result, the Penguins are 30-11-8 with 25-23 over the total. Pittsburgh ranks 9th for goal scoring, 12th for power play efficiency, 3rd for goals against, and 2nd for penalty killing.

To summarize, Tristan Jarry has been outstanding with a .925 save percentage. Jake Guentzel leads the Penguins with 24 goals, 26 assists, and a +10.

Carolina Hurricanes at Pittsburgh Penguins Betting Trends

  • Carolina is 2-4 in its most recent six away games
  • The Hurricanes are 6-2 over the total in their last eight road tilts
  • Pittsburgh has dropped four of its most recent five home games
  • The Penguins are 6-3 over the total on home ice
  • Carolina is 5-4 in its last nine meetings with the Penguins
  • The Hurricanes and Penguins series is 2-9 under the total
  • Carolina has won three of its previous five games at Pittsburgh
  • The Hurricanes and Penguins are 1-6 under the total at Pittsburgh

Carolina Hurricanes at Pittsburgh Penguins SBG Free Picks

In this situation, the Hurricanes bring more NHL betting value as the quality road dog.

Hurricanes at Penguins SBG Best Bet: Carolina Hurricanes.