Canucks host Sharks in NHL betting
The OVER has paid out just twice in the last 10 games between the San Jose Sharks and the Vancouver Canucks as those two teams prepare to meet on the ice on Thursday.
The OVER/UNDER has gone 2-5-3 in the past 10 meetings between the Sharks and Canucks, with the two teams providing a PUSH for totals bettors when they met in San Jose back on October 3. That game was a 4-1 home victory for the Sharks.
The Sharks will try to spoil to the party on Thursday; they are 3-0-0 this season, while the Canucks are 3-1-0. San Jose is 1-1-1 on the totals; Vancouver is 2-1-1.
The Sharks were listed as 119 underdogs on the hockey moneyline earlier at . The total was set at 5.5 before betting started earlier on Thursday at BetOnline.
The Canucks - Sharks odds would favor the Sharks if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Vancouver is rated No. 14 in the current Odds Shark poll, while San Jose is at No. 1.
The Sharks were a 9-2 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Rangers. That made winners of bettors who got San Jose at -155 on the moneyline, while the total score (11) was good news for OVER bettors.
In their last action, Vancouver was a 3-2 winner at home against the Devils. Bettors on Vancouver at -160 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
San Jose at Ottawa, Saturday, October 12th
Vancouver at Montreal, Saturday, October 12th