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Vancouver Canucks vs Colorado Avalanche Odds
The Vancouver Canucks will look to grab a road win when they take on the Avalanche in Colorado at Pepsi Center on Sunday in hockey odds action.
The Avalanche sport records of 11-15-4 heading into this matchup, while the Canucks sit at 16-9-6 on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 13-14-3 for the Avalanche and 13-15-3 for the Canucks.
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had the Avalanche as +110 moneyline underdogs in this particular NHL matchup earlier. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 5 before betting started to move the line at 5Dimes.
The Avalanche sit at No. 27 in the current NHL power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Canucks sit at a No. 16 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Colorado's No. 22-ranked offense (2.6 goals per game) against a Canucks defense that ranks No. 13 at 2.7 goals per game allowed. The Avalanche powerplay has clicked at a 14.9% rate while the Canucks have a 81.2% rate on the penalty kill.
The Canucks were a 1-0 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Kings. That made winners of bettors who got Vancouver at +138 on the moneyline, while the total score (1) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Last time out for Colorado, they were a 5-2 loser as they battled the Stars on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Stars at -145 were rewarded, while the 7 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Vancouver Canucks Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 8-2
Before playing San Jose are 6-4
After playing Los Angeles are 4-6
After a win are 6-4
Colorado Avalanche Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Buffalo are 7-3
After playing Dallas are 2-8
After a loss are 3-7
A few Canucks at Avalanche trends to consider:
Vancouver is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Colorado
Vancouver is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Vancouver's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Vancouver's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games when playing Vancouver
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Colorado's last 7 games at home
Colorado is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games at home
Vancouver home to Columbus, Tuesday, March 26
Colorado at Calgary, Wednesday, March 27