Boston Bruins vs Carolina Hurricanes 05/04/2022 – On Wednesday evening, the Boston Bruins will meet the Carolina Hurricanes on the ice at the PNC Arena, to continue the first round of the NHL playoffs. The Boston Bruins finished fourth in the Atlantic Division with a record of 51-26-5. The Carolina Hurricanes finished first in the Metropolitan Division with a record of 54-20-8. The Bruins will be trying to make up for their loss in the first game. However, NHL best bets expect the Boston Bruins to take another nosedive and lose in this game as well.
Boston Bruins vs Carolina Hurricanes 05/04/2022
When: Wednesday, May 4, 7:00 PM ET
Where: PNC Arena, Raleigh, North Carolina
Boston Bruins vs Carolina Hurricanes 05/04/2022 Betting Odds:
|Boston Bruins||+1 (-182)||6.5 o (+140)||+112|
|Carolina Hurricanes||-1 (+185)||6.5 u (-200)||-137|
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The Boston Bruins were miserable in the first game of the playoffs and seemed to have lost all their mojo. As a team, the Boston Bruins are scoring an average of 1 goal in each game and have not scored at all in their powerplay opportunities. The lead scorer for the team is Taylor Hall who has scored a single goal so far while Erik Haula has assisted one time. On defense, the Boston Bruins are allowing opponents to score an average of 5 goals in each game with Linus Ullmark facing the bulk of the shots.
Players to watch: C. McAvoy D (G 0, A 1, PTS 1), T. Hall LW (G 1, A 0, PTS 1), E. Haula LW (G 0, A 1, PTS 1).
The Carolina Hurricanes played spectacularly in the first game of the playoffs and won 5-1. As a team, the Carolina Hurricanes are scoring an average of 5 goals in each game, but ae yet to score in the presented powerplay opportunities. The top scorer for the team is Vicent Trocheck who has scored 1 goal so far while Seth Jarvis has assisted one time. On defense, the Carolina Hurricanes are allowing opponents to score an average of 1 goal in each game, with Antti Raanta facing most of the shots.
Players to watch: S. Jarvis C (G 1, A 1, PTS 2), V. Trocheck C (G 1, A 1, PTS 2), B. Pesce D (G 0, A 1, PTS 1).
Boston Bruins vs Carolina Hurricanes Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Boston’s last 10 games.
Bruins are 6-3 SU in their last 9 games.
Boston are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games against Carolina.
Boston are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston’s last 6 games when playing on the road against Carolina.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Carolina’s last 5 games.
Carolina are 7-0 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Carolina’s last 6 games against Boston.
Carolina are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Carolina’s last 6 games when playing at home against Boston.
Bruins vs Hurricanes Betting Picks
The Boston Bruins are clearly struggling in the playoffs and that too against such a strong opponent. The Carolina Hurricanes are expected to win this game pretty easily with not too much effort as per NHL betting guide.
Score Prediction: Hurricanes 4, Bruins 2.