December 1st 2013 Free NHL Picks

We had a PERFECT SATURDAY going 2-0 with our Free Picks and look to continue the winning today with this one pick:

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Detroit Red Wings @ Ottawa Senators: RED WINGS 2.12 BetOnline

The Senators are likely the favorites here becuase they won their last meeting with the Red Wings 4-2 last Saturday. The Senators are scoring 2.92 goals per game and the Red Wings are scoring 2.74 goals per game overall. When Detroit plays on the road, they score more goals than the Senators can score at home. The Red Wings are scoring 3.17 goals when playing on the Road, and the Senators are scoring only 2.54 goals per game at home and allowing 3.23 goals against. Overall, the Senators allow 3.19 goals against per game. The Red Wings have the better defense, allowing only 2.48 goals against per game, and in their last 10 games overall the Red Wings are scoring 3.10 goals per game compared to the Senators 2.60 goals per game over their last 10 games. The Sens have allowed 3.70 goals against per game over their last 10 games. The Detroit Red Wings have won each of their last 3 games, outscoring their opponents 14-2 in that span, and 2 of 3 games were on the road. The Senators have lost 2 of their last 3 games and were outscored 13-9. The Red Wings have the better power play (7th overall) and the 3rd best penalty kill in the League. The Red Wings have a 21.6 PP% and an 86.4 PK%, while the Senators have a 20.2 PP% and are going 79% (22nd overall) on the penalty kill. The Senators take too many penalties; they currently take 13.5 penalty minutes per game on average and they have a weak penalty kill unit. The Red Wings are taking 9.0 PIM/G. The Red Wings are the better team and we are going to back them for a great price on Sunday.