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Anaheim Ducks vs Nashville Predators Odds
The Nashville Predators will look to bolster their win total and reward moneyline bettors when the Anaheim Ducks invade Bridgestone Arena on Saturday.
Nashville will face the 10-2-1 Ducks. In totals betting, the Predators are 2-12 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Ducks are 5-8 favoring the OVER.
According to new NHL Power Rankings here, it's the No. 26-ranked Predators and the No. 10-rated Ducks in this matchup.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Nashville's No. 30-ranked offense (2 goals per game) against a Ducks defense that ranks No. 16 at 2.7 goals per game allowed. The Predators powerplay has clicked at a 16.3% rate while the Ducks have a 70% rate on the penalty kill.
In their last action, Anaheim was a 5-2 winner on the road against the Red Wings. Bettors on Anaheim at +108 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Nashville won its last outing, a 3-0 result against the Coyotes on February 14. Bettors who backed the Predators at -115 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Anaheim Ducks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Columbus are 3-7
After playing Detroit are 4-6
After a win are 6-4
Nashville Predators Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Minnesota are 3-7
After playing Phoenix are 4-6
After a win are 6-4
A few Ducks at Predators trends to consider:
Anaheim is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
Anaheim is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Anaheim's last 5 games when playing Nashville
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Anaheim's last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Nashville's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Nashville's last 9 games at home
Nashville is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Anaheim
Nashville is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Anaheim
Anaheim home to Columbus, Monday, February 18
Nashville at Colorado, Monday, February 18