Free NHL Hockey Prediction: Lightning vs Predators Odds
Weekly NHL betting sees the Tampa Bay Lightning taking on the Nashville Predators Tuesday October 20th at Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, Tennessee. Cappers Picks provides complimentary handicapping picks on all NHL Hockey season long so stay tuned for more FREE NHL hockey predictions.
Tampa Bay Lightning (4-2-0-0) vs. Nashville Predators (4-1-0-0)
Date: Tuesday October 20th
Time:7:00 PM EST
Venue: Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, Tennessee
NHL Hockey Moneyline Odds: Nashville -124
NHL Hockey Puck Line Odds: Nashville-1.5
NHL Betting Total: 5.0
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Tampa Bay begins their 4 game road trip with the tough task of the Nashville Predators Tuesday night.
Both teams come into this one looking to build off a previous win.
Tampa Bay knocked off the Buffalo Sabers 2-1, while Nashville got past Ottawa in a shootout.
Tampa Bay put the brakes on 2 game losing streak as they knocked off the Buffalo Sabers 2-1 to improve to 4-2 on the season.
Alex Killorn tallied a power play goal with just under 4 minutes to play to break the 1-1 tie. The goal was Killorn’s first of the season as he added that to his two assists per game.
Tampa Bay could get a giant boost as Victor Hedman’s injury wasn’t as serious as thought and he could return to the lineup on Tuesday. Hedman missed out on the win over Buffalo as he was battle an upper-body injury.
Captain Steven Stamkos has picked up right where he left off last season. Stamkos has racked up 4 goals through the Lightning’s first 6 games.
G Ben Bishop brings in a 4-2 record with a GAA of 2.35 and a .911 SV%.
The Predators bounced right back from their first loss of the season as they defeated the Ottawa Senators in a shoot out last time out.
James Neal played hero as he scored a pair of power play goals in the game and also notched the game winning goal in the shoot out. Neal has 4 points on the season with 3 goals and an assist to his credit.
Neal is tied for the team lead with those 3 goals along with Craig Smith. Points wise, Roman Josi leads the Preds with 5 points.
The Predators could be without Ryan Ellis who left last game after being struck with a puck on the right knee. Neal did not practice on Monday and remains a game time decision.
NHL Hockey Handicapping Trends
Under is 7-2-1 in TB last 10 overall.
Under is 7-2-1 in TB last 10 Tue. games.
Under is 16-5-2 in TB last 23 road games.
NAS are 7-1 in their last 8 vs. Eastern Conference.
Over is 7-2-1 in NAS last 10 home games.
NAS are 16-5 in their last 21 vs. Atlantic.
Free NHL Hockey Prediction
Two solid netminders in Ben Bishop and Pekka Rinne take the ice here. Goals will be at a premium in this one on Tuesday night.
4* Free NHL Betting Pick: Under
A low scoring, defensive battle occurs in Nashville with 1 or 2 goals settling the game.
NHL Free Score Prediction: Nashville 2- Tampa Bay 1
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