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It has been a tale of two halves in the NBA Finals so far. In Game 1 of this best-of-seven series Miami faded in the fourth quarter to fall 92-88 as a five-point home favorite. This past Sunday night it ran away from the Spurs in the second half of a five-point ball game to cruise to a 103-84 victory as a 6.5-point favorite at home to even things up at one game apiece. The total stayed UNDER the 189.5-point line in both games.
Home ice has only been broken one time in this series, but one time would be all that the Chicago Blackhawks need to move on to the Stanley Cup Finals. If they can win Game 5 on Saturday night, they’ll be moving onto the championship series. The Los Angeles Kings, the defending Stanley Cup champs, are standing in their way and won’t go down easily, though.
The home team has won all three series on the NHL betting lines here in the Western Conference Finals, and on Thursday, the Los Angeles Kings and the Chicago Blackhawks are going to be doing battle with one another in the pivotal Game 4 of this series.
A solid road team meets a stellar home team as the Arizona Diamondbacks wind their way into Texas for an interleague matchup. The two division leaders bring powerful offenses into a game that features a pair of underperforming starters.
The Pittsburgh Penguins have a chance to close out the Ottawa Senators on Friday night at Consol Energy Arena, and it is going to be tough to see any other result than a Pittsburgh win in Game 5, especially knowing how badly Game 4 went for the hosting Sens.
With the longest winning streak in the league by the boards, the Pittsburgh Penguins will look to start a new streak on Wednesday night in NHL betting action against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden.