Ducks, Kings square at 2-2 for Game 5
The Anaheim Ducks and the Los Angeles Kings are all tied up at two wins apiece in their second-round NHL playoff series as the teams battle again in Game 5 of the set Monday night.
Anaheim has won two games in a row against Los Angeles to climb out of an 0-2 series hole, claiming a 2-0 road victory in Game 4 on Saturday in an UNDER result on the totals. The OVER/UNDER is now at 0-2-2 for bettors at the sportsbooks.
Los Angeles Kings vs Anaheim Ducks Opening Odds and Betting Line
The visiting Los Angeles Kings opened as 114 moneyline underdogs in this one at most online sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including 5Dimes. The total opened at 5 for those preferring over under betting, watch for the line updates during the day at Bovada.
Computer Prediction: Los Angeles Kings vs Anaheim Ducks Pick
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 3.3-3 result in favor of the Ducks. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Anaheim Ducks are 60-23-9 so far on the season. The Los Angeles Kings, meanwhile, are 52-32-9. OVER/UNDER betting fans have seen Anaheim go 47-40-5 and the Kings go 27-44-22 on the totals. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Anaheim vs Los Angeles injuries news.
The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Anaheim Ducks at No. 15 and the Los Angeles Kings at No. 2 heading into this contest.
How Los Angeles Kings vs Anaheim Ducks Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up the Anaheim Ducks No. 2-ranked offense (3.2 goals per game) against a Los Angeles Kings defense that ranks No. 2 at 2.19 goals per game allowed. The Ducks powerplay has clicked at a 17.52% rate while the Kings have a 82.99% rate on the penalty kill.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Los Angeles Kings vs Anaheim Ducks Betting Odds Trends
Los Angeles is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
Los Angeles is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Los Angeles is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games when playing Anaheim
Anaheim is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games
Anaheim is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games at home
Anaheim is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Los Angeles
Next Betting Matchups
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