Senators get a visit from the Ducks
The Ottawa Senators will be looking to get some revenge on the Anaheim Ducks on Friday night as those teams meet at the Canadian Tire Centre in NHL betting action at the sportsbooks.
The Ducks knocked off the Senators 4-1 as a -140 home favorite on the NHL odds when the teams met for the first time this season back on October 13. That was the sixth UNDER result in the past 10 games between the two teams.
The Senators bring a 4-3-2 record to the battle against the 7-3-0 Ducks. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Ottawa go 5-4 so far and the Ducks go 5-5.
The NHL Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Senators rated this week at No. 23 and the Ducks sitting at No. 9.
Anaheim was a 4-1 loser in its last match on the road against the Canadiens. They lost as +110 underdogs, while the total score of 5 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Ottawa was a 6-1 winner in its last match on the road against the Red Wings. They won as +122 underdogs, while the total score of 7 made winners of OVER bettors.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Ottawa's No. 15-ranked offense (3 goals per game) against a Ducks defense that ranks No. 11 at 2.7 goals per game allowed. The Senators powerplay has clicked at a 18.52% rate while the Ducks have a 75.68% rate on the penalty kill.
Anaheim at Columbus, Sunday, October 27th
Ottawa at San Jose, Sunday, October 27th