Ducks at home against the Canucks
The Anaheim Ducks went 2-1 against the Vancouver Canucks for their supporters on the NHL betting lines last season as those teams renew acquaintances in SoCal on Sunday night.
However, in their lone meeting in Anaheim last season the Canucks came away with a 5-0 victory at -102 on the NHL odds at the sportsbooks. The OVER/UNDER has gone 7-3 for totals bettors in the 10 most recent Ducks/Canucks games.
Anaheim will face the 11-6-2 Canucks. In totals betting, the Ducks are 9-8-1 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Canucks are 6-10-3 favoring the OVER.
This game matches up the No. 9 (Ducks) and the No. 20 (Canucks) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
Vancouver lost its last outing, a 5-1 result against the Kings on November 9. Bettors who backed the Kings at -111 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Anaheim's No. 3-ranked offense (3.5 goals per game) against a Canucks defense that ranks No. 14 at 2.68 goals per game allowed. The Ducks powerplay has clicked at a 12.12% rate while the Canucks have a 89.06% rate on the penalty kill.
Vancouver at San Jose, Thursday, November 14th
Anaheim at Florida, Tuesday, November 12th