Ducks try to bounce back against Kings
The Anaheim Ducks find themselves in an 0-1 hole against the Los Angeles Kings in their second-round NHL playoff betting series as those teams hit the ice once again on Monday night.
The Kings topped the Ducks 3-2 in overtime in Game 1 of the series on Saturday night, with Anaheim a -117 home favorite on the NHL odds in that PUSH result for totals bettors. The Ducks had been on a four-game win streak against the Kings.
Los Angeles Kings vs Anaheim Ducks Opening Odds and Betting Line
The visiting Los Angeles Kings opened as 111 moneyline underdogs in this one at most online sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including BetDSI. 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
A 3.3-3.1 result in favor of the Ducks is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. 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 Ducks sit at 58-22-9 on the season; in comparison, the Los Angeles Kings are currently 51-30-9. Looking to wager on the totals? Anaheim is 47-38-4 OU, and Los Angeles is 27-42-21 OU. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Anaheim vs Los Angeles injuries news.
It's a NHL hockey betting matchup between the No. 15-rated Anaheim Ducks and the No. 2-ranked Los Angeles Kings, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.
How Los Angeles Kings vs Anaheim Ducks Stats Matchup
The game also pits Anaheim's No. 2-ranked offense, averaging 3.24 goals per game, against a Kings defense that ranks No. 2 at 2.2 goals allowed. The Ducks power play is averaging 16.72% while the Kings defense kills off 83.73% of their penalties.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Los Angeles was a 3-2 winner in its last match on the road against the Ducks. They won as +107 underdogs, while the total score of 5 made winners of PUSH bettors.
Los Angeles Kings vs Anaheim Ducks Betting Odds Trends
Los Angeles is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Los Angeles's last 9 games
Los Angeles is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games on the road
Los Angeles is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Anaheim
Anaheim is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games
Anaheim is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
Anaheim is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Los Angeles
Next Betting Matchups
Los Angeles home to Anaheim, Thursday, May 8th