Penguins vs Sharks Prediction - NHL Picks 11/4/23

San Jose Sharks (0-9-1) vs Pittsburgh Penguins (3-6)

Game Info: Saturday, November 4, 2023 at 10:00 pm (SAP Center at San Jose)

Betting Odds: San Jose Sharks +141 / Pittsburgh Penguins -179 --- Over/Under: 6.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds

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The Pittsburgh Penguins and San Jose Sharks face off on Saturday in an NHL showdown at the SAP Center. 

Disappointing Start to Penguins Season

The Penguins come into this game with a 3-6 record overall and they have lost two games in a row. Erik Karlsson finished with a goal and an assist. The Penguins overall this season are averaging 2.89 goals while their defense is giving up 3.22 goals per game. The offense and defense are both ranked 21st and especially the defense is going to need to improve. Tristan Jarry is expected to start here in goal and he sits with a 2-5 record overall. Jarry has a save percentage of 89.3 percent which is 43rd in the NHL. 

When Will the Sharks Pick Up Their First Win?

The Sharks  come into this game with a 0-9-1 record overall and they are coming off a terrible loss. The Sharks only score a goal while the defense gave up 10 goals against the Vancouver Canucks. Kaapo Kahkonen saved only 13 of the 19 shots that he faced. The Sharks on the season is averaging 1.0 goals per game while their defense is giving up 4.4 goals per game. The offense is ranked 32nd and the defense is ranked 32nd. 

Shane’s Free Pick

The Penguins haven’t had the best season, but they are going to have little issues in this game. The Sharks are averaging only one goal per game and they are going to really struggle to get any type of offense going here. The Sharks aren’t going to score more than a goal here and that is going to be the difference as the Penguins are going to get the job done here. Back the Penguins on the puck line. 

Shane’s Pick Penguins -1.5

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