Nashville Predators host Detroit Red Wings in hockey action
Detroit Red Wings vs Nashville Predators Odds
The Detroit Red Wings have lost six of their past seven games against the Nashville Predators with those Central Division teams set to meet for the first time this season on Tuesday night.
Detroit overall is just 3-7 over its past 10 games against division-rival Nashville including last year's playoffs. Totals bettors have watched the OVER/UNDER go 1-5-4 over the last 10 games between the Red Wings and Predators dating back to 2011.
The Predators are 7-4-5 so far on the season. The Red Wings, meanwhile, are 7-6-2. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Nashville go 3-12-1 and the Red Wings go 8-5-2 on the totals.
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 19-rated Predators and the No. 21-ranked Red Wings, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Nashville's No. 30-ranked offense (2.2 goals per game) against a Red Wings defense that ranks No. 20 at 2.9 goals per game allowed. The Predators powerplay has clicked at a 15.1% rate while the Red Wings have a 75.4% rate on the penalty kill.
Detroit lost its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Wild on February 17. Bettors who backed the Wild at -132 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent PUSH bettors to the payout window.
In their last action, Nashville was a 6-5 loser on the road against the Avalanche. Bettors on Colorado at +105 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (11) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Detroit Red Wings Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Edmonton are 7-3
After playing Minnesota are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
Nashville Predators Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Minnesota are 3-7
After playing Colorado are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
A few Red Wings at Predators trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 6 games on the road
Detroit is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Nashville
Detroit is 4-13 SU in its last 17 games on the road
Detroit is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games when playing Nashville
Nashville is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Nashville's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Nashville's last 19 games
Nashville is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Detroit
Detroit home to Columbus, Thursday, February 21
Nashville home to Vancouver, Friday, February 22