• NFL
  • NBA
  • MLB
  • NHL
  • MLS
  • Tennis
  • Golf
  • La Liga
  • Liga MX

Sharks vs. Penguins Prediction and Odds - Jan 28, 2023

Sharks vs. Penguins Prediction and Odds - Jan 28, 2023

The Pittsburgh Penguins square off with the San Jose Sharks in NHL action at PPG Paints Arena on Saturday, starting at 7:00PM ET.

Dimers' free betting picks for Sharks vs. Penguins, plus game predictions, betting odds and projected player stats, are featured in this article.


Who will win Sharks vs. Penguins?

Using cutting-edge computer power and data, Dimers.com has simulated Saturday's Sharks-Penguins NHL game 10,000 times.

Dimers' independent predictive analytics model, DimersBOT, gives the Penguins a 66% chance of winning against the Sharks.

More: Free Betting Guide for Sharks vs. Penguins

Sharks vs. Penguins Odds

  • Puck Line: Penguins -1.5 (+100), Sharks +1.5 (-115)
  • Moneyline: Penguins -250, Sharks +210
  • Total: Over/Under 6.5 (-115/+100)

Puck Line, Moneyline and Over/Under

The Penguins are currently -1.5 favorites versus the Sharks, with +100 at DraftKings Sportsbook the best odds currently available.

For the underdog Sharks (+1.5) to cover the puck line, BetMGM has the best odds currently on the market at -115.

BetMGM currently has the best moneyline odds for the Penguins at -250. That means you can risk $250 to win $100, for a total payout of $350, if they get the W.

Elsewhere, DraftKings Sportsbook currently has the best moneyline odds for the Sharks at +210, where you can put down $100 to profit $210, earning a total payout of $310, if they win.

The Over/Under for total goals scored sits at 6.5 with BetMGM, which currently has the best odds for the Over at -115, while DraftKings Sportsbook currently has the best odds for the Under at +100.

As always, make sure you check the sportsbooks you have access to in your state for the best NHL odds and lines.

According to DimersBOT, the Sharks (+1.5) are a 56% chance of covering the puck line, while the Over/Under total of 6.5 goals is a 51% chance of going Under.

More: Free Online Bet Tracker

Best Bets for Sharks vs. Penguins


Dimers' best bets are based on world-class modeling and gambling intelligence to help you make better investments with your state's legal sportsbooks.

While the Penguins are more likely to win the game, according to DimersBOT, betting on the Sharks moneyline is the best option due to the 1.7% edge identified when comparing our data-led probabilities to the betting odds currently on offer.

Taking advantage of the edges seen on Dimers is pivotal to being a profitable sports bettor in the long run.

Sharks vs. Penguins Betting Guide

Click or tap on See Matchup for more.


Dimers has full betting coverage of Saturday's Sharks-Penguins matchup, including pregame predictions, computer picks, and live win probabilities.

Sharks vs. Penguins Player Props

Who will score an anytime goal in Sharks vs. Penguins? The data is in.

Featured below are the most likely first goal and most likely anytime goal scorers for both the Sharks and Penguins.

And you know what, we provide this information to you for FREE to help you choose the best prop bets for Saturday's game.

According to DimersBOT, Pittsburgh's Sidney Crosby is most likely to score the first goal in Sharks vs. Penguins.

DimersBOT gives Crosby a 7.3% chance of scoring the first goal at PPG Paints Arena, while the Penguins star is a 37.5% chance of registering an anytime goal.

Scroll down for our complete list of first and anytime goal scorer probabilities.


First Goal Scorer Probabilities

San Jose Sharks

  • Timo Meier: 7.2% probability
  • Erik Karlsson: 6.6% probability
  • Tomas Hertl: 5.3% probability
  • Kevin Labanc: 3.7% probability
  • Logan Couture: 3.5% probability

Pittsburgh Penguins

  • Sidney Crosby: 7.3% probability
  • Jake Guentzel: 6.7% probability
  • Evgeni Malkin: 6.5% probability
  • Rickard Rakell: 5.9% probability
  • Bryan Rust: 5.4% probability

Anytime Goal Scorer Probabilities

San Jose Sharks

  • Timo Meier: 35.7% probability
  • Erik Karlsson: 32.4% probability
  • Tomas Hertl: 27.1% probability
  • Logan Couture: 21.6% probability
  • Kevin Labanc: 20.6% probability

Pittsburgh Penguins

  • Sidney Crosby: 37.5% probability
  • Jake Guentzel: 36.9% probability
  • Evgeni Malkin: 33.6% probability
  • Rickard Rakell: 30.7% probability
  • Bryan Rust: 28.7% probability

Don't forget, DimersBOT updates frequently, so refresh this article for any changes to our betting analysis before Sharks vs. Penguins on Saturday January 28, 2023.


Sharks vs. Penguins 2023 Game Info

Saturday's matchup between the Penguins and Sharks at PPG Paints Arena is scheduled to start at 7:00PM ET.

  • Who: San Jose Sharks vs. Pittsburgh Penguins
  • Date: Saturday January 28, 2023
  • Time: 7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT
  • Venue: PPG Paints Arena

Ready to join an online sportsbook and start betting on the NHL? We've listed the best available sign-up offers in each legal betting state.

What NHL games are on tonight?

Now you've got the 411 on Sharks vs. Penguins, see the latest betting predictions for all upcoming NHL games in our NHL Bet Hub, where you can find probabilities and odds, plus our best bets for every single NHL matchup.

Want a pick for the Puck Line? You got it. How about the Over/Under? Yup, got that too. The Moneyline? Yes sir. And these picks are good, I mean REALLY good. Take a look now!

Kevin Hansen
Senior Sports Analyst

Kevin Hansen has a track record of delivering high-quality content. He writes about all sports, but his favorites are the NFL, NBA, MLB, and NHL. Kevin enjoys crunching the numbers and using data-driven insights to take on the sportsbooks. The majority of Kevin's time is spent writing about sports betting. His love for data and analytics drove him into the world of sports betting. Finding an edge in sports betting can take a long time, but Kevin believes it is well worth the effort. Kevin is just as passionate about sports as you are, and he empowers fellow bettors to become more educated through simple, actionable betting tips. It can be difficult to navigate the world of sports betting, which is where Kevin comes in to make it as simple as possible for you to pick a winner.

More from Dimers
About Dimers
icon 22,000+
Events covered per year
icon 8,000,000+
Our partners