Anaheim Ducks host Nashville Predators in hockey action
Nashville Predators vs Anaheim Ducks Odds
The hockey wagering menu sees a clash between Anaheim and Nashville on Saturday, with the host Ducks trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.
Anaheim battles the Predators, currently with a 1-1-2 mark. The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 2-1 for the Ducks and 1-3 for the Predators.
On the opening NHL line for this matchup, Anaheim sat as -121 favorites. The total was set at 5.5.
The Ducks - Predators odds would favor the Predators if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Anaheim is rated No. 21 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Nashville is at No. 12.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Anaheim's No. 4-ranked offense, averaging 4 goals per game, against a Predators defense that ranks No. 12 at 2.8 goals allowed. The Ducks power play is averaging 42.9% while the Predators defense kills off 72.7% of their penalties.
Last time out for Nashville, they were a 3-0 loser as they battled the Blues on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Blues at -170 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Last time out for Anaheim, they were a 5-0 loser as they battled the Canucks at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Canucks at -102 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Nashville Predators Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 1-9
Before playing Minnesota are 3-7
After playing St. Louis are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
Anaheim Ducks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing San Jose are 5-5
After playing Vancouver are 7-3
After a loss are 5-5
A few Predators at Ducks trends to consider:
Nashville is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Anaheim
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Nashville's last 7 games
Nashville is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Anaheim
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Nashville's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Anaheim's last 15 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Anaheim's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Anaheim's last 9 games when playing Nashville
Anaheim is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games at home
Nashville at Phoenix, Monday, January 28
Anaheim at San Jose, Tuesday, January 29