Ducks try for a victory over the Kings

The Anaheim Ducks will be trying to avoid falling into an 0-3 hole in their second-round series against the Los Angeles Kings as the teams meet in Game 3 of the set on Thursday.

Anaheim is down 0-2 to Los Angeles in the second-round set after the Ducks fell to the Kings 3-1 as -135 home favorites on the NHL playoff betting lines in Game 2 on Monday night. Los Angeles defeated Anaheim 3-2 in Game 1 on the weekend.

Anaheim Ducks vs Los Angeles Kings Opening Odds and Betting Line

On the opening NHL betting line for this matchup, Los Angeles sat as -140 Favorite over at Bovada. The total was set at 5 at GTbets.eu but may move closer to puck drop.

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Computer Prediction: Anaheim Ducks vs Los Angeles Kings Pick

Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 3.3-3.1 win for the Ducks on Thursday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.

Anaheim Ducks vs Los Angeles Kings Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Los Angeles will face the 58-23-9 Ducks. In totals betting, the Kings are 27-43-21 in over under betting so far this season while the Anaheim Ducks are 47-39-4. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Los Angeles vs Anaheim injuries news.

The Ducks - Kings odds would favor the Kings if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Los Angeles is rated No. 2 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Anaheim is at No. 15.

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How Anaheim Ducks vs Los Angeles Kings Stats Matchup

The game also pits Los Angeles's No. 21-ranked offense, averaging 2.62 goals per game, against a Ducks defense that ranks No. 10 at 2.59 goals allowed. The Kings power play is averaging 15.87% while the Ducks defense kills off 83.01% of their penalties.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

 

Anaheim Ducks vs Los Angeles Kings Betting Odds Trends

Anaheim is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games
Anaheim is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Anaheim is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Anaheim's last 8 games on the road
Los Angeles is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Los Angeles is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games at home
Los Angeles is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Anaheim
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Los Angeles's last 6 games when playing Anaheim

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