Phoenix Coyotes vs Minnesota Wild Preview


Minnesota Wild

Phoenix Coyotes
37-26-11 March 29, 2014, 09:00 PM | Jobing.com Arena 36-26-12



The hockey wagering menu sees a clash between Phoenix and Minnesota on Saturday, with the host Coyotes trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.

The Coyotes are 36-26-12 so far on the season. The Wild, meanwhile, are 37-26-11. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Phoenix go 36-34-4 and the Wild go 24-32-18 on the totals.View Minnesota Wild vs Phoenix Coyotes Odds and Stats.

Hockey odds makers at 5Dimes opened the Coyotes as -142 moneyline Favorite in this matchup. Over under bettors saw the number open at 5 at BetOnline.

The Coyotes - Wild odds would favor the Coyotes if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Phoenix is rated No. 7 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Minnesota is at No. 13.

ADVERTISEMENT:



In their last action, Minnesota was a 5-1 loser on the road against the Blues. Bettors on St. Louis at -193 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

Phoenix was a 3-2 winner in its last match on the road against the Devils. They won as +103 underdogs, while the total score of 5 made winners of PUSH bettors.

How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Phoenix's No. 17-ranked offense (2.77 goals per game) against a Wild defense that ranks No. 8 at 2.54 goals per game allowed. The Coyotes powerplay has clicked at a 20.61% rate while the Wild have a 79.02% rate on the penalty kill.

Next up:
Minnesota at Los Angeles, Monday, March 31st
Phoenix home to Winnipeg, Tuesday, April 1st
Share this: