On January 6, Tampa Bay will meet with Pittsburgh on own ice, we prepared a prediction for this match. Will the Lightning strikes again?
At what time do the teams play?
The game time is February 06, 2020, 7:00 PM ET
Where to watch the game?
ESPN+, ATTP, SunS
What are the teams’ positions in the standings?
Pittsburgh is the 32th team in the Eastern Conference and Tampa Bay is the 4th team in the Eastern Conference.
How many wins and losses do the teams have?
The Penguins have 33 wins and 14 loss. The Lightning have 33 wins and 15 losses.
Penguins vs Lightning Score Prediction: 2 : 5
|MoneyLine Pick||Over Under Pick|
|Tampa Bay Will Win||Over 6.5 Game Totals|
Pittsburgh also steadily gaining points, though for a long time have not won with a difference of two or more goals. Not so long ago, the Penguins lost to Philadelphia away with a score of (0:3), but rehabilitated on their site and prevailed in overtime – (4:3). Then they went on a trip against the Washington and achieved success in a difficult confrontation – (4:3).
We emphasize that the Sullivan team on other people’s sites in the defense plays not the best way and on average misses about three goals.
Tampa Bay Lightning
Tampa Bay is in great shape and have again won four games in a row. After a lengthy away series, in the final duel of which the team beat San Jose (3:0), they dealt with Vegas (4:2) on own ice.
It is impossible not to mention the work of Andrei Vasilevskiy, who, in a meeting with the Knights, reflected 27 shots. Recall that the upcoming match will be crucial for the Cooper team, since in the case of win they will come to the third line of the Eastern Conference.
Betting Tips Statistic
- Tampa won the previous four matches on own ice against Pittsburgh
- Pittsburgh lost in the penultimate away match of Philadelphia – (0:3)
- Tampa have a series of four wins
- The previous 9 out of 10 meetings Head to Head went with a total of 5.5 over
- Pittsburgh Penguins: Nick Bjugstad, Brian Dumoulin, Jake Guentzel, Dominik Kahun
- Tampa Bay Lightning: Jan Rutta
Penguins vs Lightning Prediction
We think that, firstly, the meeting will be productive, and fans will probably see six abandoned goals in it. Secondly, we believe that Tampa will prevail, as recently it has practically not lost on own ice, and in personal meetings at home it scored two points in regular time.
We predict a win for Tampa Bay Lightning.