Phoenix Coyotes home to Predators in hockey betting action
Nashville Predators vs Phoenix Coyotes Odds
NHL wagering interest swings to the Phoenix vs Nashville battle on Monday at Jobing.com Arena as the Coyotes try to defend home turf and reward moneyline bettors.
The Coyotes bring a 34-25-10 record to the battle against the 40-21-7 Predators. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Phoenix go 26-34-9 so far and the Predators go 27-32-9.
Sportsbooks had installed the Coyotes as -115 moneyline favorites in this particular NHL matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 5 before betting started to move the line.
According to new NHL Power Rankings here, it's the No. 17-ranked Coyotes and the No. 14-rated Predators in this matchup.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Phoenix's No. 22-ranked offense (2.6 goals per game) against a Predators defense that ranks No. 9 at 2.6 goals per game allowed. The Coyotes powerplay has clicked at a 12.7% rate while the Predators have a 82.8% rate on the penalty kill.
The Predators were a 3-2 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Red Wings. That made winners of bettors who got Nashville at -147 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for PUSH bettors.
Phoenix won its last outing, a 3-0 result against the Sharks on March 10. Bettors who backed the Coyotes at -110 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Nashville Predators Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Minnesota are 4-6
After playing Detroit are 8-2
After a win are 4-6
Phoenix Coyotes Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Chicago are 7-3
After playing San Jose are 5-5
After a win are 8-2
A few Predators at Coyotes trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Nashville's last 5 games when playing on the road against Phoenix
Nashville is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
Nashville is 4-8 SU in its last 12 games when playing on the road against Phoenix
Nashville is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Phoenix's last 5 games when playing at home against Nashville
Phoenix is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Phoenix's last 17 games
Phoenix is 12-6 SU in its last 18 games
Nashville at San Jose, Thursday, March 15
Phoenix at Vancouver, Wednesday, March 14