Red Wings vs Ducks Game 5 betting
Detroit Red Wings vs Anaheim Ducks Odds
Anaheim is favored to go ahead 3-2 Wednesday iin its playoff series with the Detroit Red Wings.
Detroit won Game 4 in OT and opened as +125 moneyline underdogs in Anaheim.
The Ducks currently sports a record of 30-12-6. The Red Wings are 24-16-8. Betting totals have seen the Ducks post a 18-27-3 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Red Wings have gone 17-25-6 against the number.
Bettors looking to side with the Ducks in this one found them earlier as -142 favorites on the NHL money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was hovering near 5 at its open earlier today at Bet365 and may have moved.
This game matches up the No. 6 (Ducks) and the No. 10 (Red Wings) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Anaheim's No. 7-ranked offense (2.9 goals per game) against a Red Wings defense that ranks No. 5 at 2.4 goals per game allowed. The Ducks powerplay has clicked at a 21.5% rate while the Red Wings have a 81.7% rate on the penalty kill.
Anaheim lost its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Red Wings on May 6. Bettors who backed the Red Wings at -120 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent PUSH bettors to the payout window.
Detroit Red Wings Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 8-2
Before playing Edmonton are 6-4
After playing Anaheim are 7-3
After a win are 4-6
Anaheim Ducks Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Detroit are 5-5
After playing Detroit are 3-7
After a loss are 6-4
A few Red Wings at Ducks trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit's last 6 games on the road
Detroit is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Detroit's last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Detroit's last 11 games when playing on the road against Anaheim
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Anaheim's last 11 games when playing at home against Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of Anaheim's last 20 games
Anaheim is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Anaheim's last 18 games when playing Detroit
Detroit home to Anaheim, Friday, May 10