San Jose Sharks vs Nashville Predators Odds
Bridgestone Arena hosts an NHL battle between the Nashville Predators and the visiting San Jose Sharks on Tuesday.
Supporters of the Sharks have seen them go 7-3-2 so far this season, while the Predators are at 5-3-4. In totals betting, the Predators are 2-10, while the Sharks are 4-7-1.
If you're going with the Predators in this one, they were listed as moneyline favorites of -126 on most hockey betting menus early today for Monday's contest. The over-under was at 5 earlier at GTbets.
The NHL Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Predators rated this week at No. 26 and the Sharks sitting at No. 1.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Nashville's No. 30-ranked offense (2 goals per game) against a Sharks defense that ranks No. 7 at 2.3 goals per game allowed. The Predators powerplay has clicked at a 15.4% rate while the Sharks have a 86.5% rate on the penalty kill.
Last time out for San Jose, they were a 6-2 loser as they battled the Blue Jackets on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Blue Jackets at +167 were rewarded, while the 8 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
In their last action, Nashville was a 3-0 loser at home against the Blackhawks. Bettors on Chicago at -130 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
San Jose Sharks Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Toronto are 4-6
After playing Columbus are 6-4
After a loss are 2-8
Nashville Predators Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Minnesota are 3-7
After playing Chicago are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
A few Sharks at Predators trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of San Jose's last 9 games
San Jose is 16-8 SU in its last 24 games when playing Nashville
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of San Jose's last 9 games when playing Nashville
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of San Jose's last 9 games when playing on the road against Nashville
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Nashville's last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Nashville's last 7 games at home
Nashville is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Nashville's last 9 games when playing San Jose
San Jose at Chicago, Friday, February 15
Nashville home to Phoenix, Thursday, February 14