Colorado Avalanche vs Nashville Predators Betting Matchup Report
|0-1-0||October 04, 2013, 09:00 PM | Pepsi Center||1-0-0|
The hockey wagering menu sees a clash between Colorado and Nashville on Friday, with the host Avalanche trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.
The Avalanche sport records of 1-0-0 heading into this matchup, while the Predators sit at 0-1-0 on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 1-0 for the Avalanche and 1-0 for the Predators.
View Nashville Predators vs Colorado Avalanche Odds and Stats.
Bettors looking to back visiting Nashville before puck drop in this match found them as 124-moneyline underdogs at 5Dimes. They saw an opening total of 5.5, ccording to BetOnline.
This game matches up the No. 28 (Avalanche) and the No. 27 (Predators) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
Last time out for Nashville, they were a 4-2 loser as they battled the Blues on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Blues at -175 were rewarded, while the 6 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Colorado's No. 2-ranked offense (6 goals per game) against a Predators defense that ranks No. 18 at 4 goals per game allowed. The Avalanche powerplay has clicked at a 40% rate while the Predators have a 50% rate on the penalty kill.
A few Predators at Avalanche trends to consider:
Nashville is 1-11 SU in its last 12 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Nashville's last 6 games
Nashville is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Nashville's last 5 games on the road
Colorado is 7-18 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado's last 6 games at home
Colorado is 2-10 SU in its last 12 games when playing Nashville
Colorado is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Nashville
Nashville at Minnesota, Tuesday, October 8th
Colorado at Toronto, Tuesday, October 8th