Phoenix Coyotes vs Colorado Avalanche Odds
The Avalanche get a visit from the Phoenix Coyotes in hockey action on Monday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.
Colorado battles the Coyotes, currently with a 5-5-2 mark. The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 2-7-1 for the Avalanche and 7-5 for the Coyotes.
Sportsbooks such as had the Avalanche as +100 underdogs earlier today. The over under opened at 5 at 5Dimes for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals.
This game puts the Avalanche, most recently No. 28 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Coyotes, who rate a No. 12 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Colorado's No. 28-ranked offense (2.1 goals per game) against a Coyotes defense that ranks No. 17 at 2.8 goals per game allowed. The Avalanche powerplay has clicked at a 9.1% rate while the Coyotes have a 83% rate on the penalty kill.
Phoenix won its last outing, a 1-0 result against the Sharks on February 9. Bettors who backed the Coyotes at +141 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (1) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Last time out for Colorado, they were a 3-0 loser as they battled the Ducks at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Ducks at -125 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Phoenix Coyotes Trends:
When playing on Monday are 9-1
Before playing Chicago are 6-4
After playing San Jose are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
Colorado Avalanche Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Buffalo are 7-3
After playing Anaheim are 2-8
After a loss are 3-7
A few Coyotes at Avalanche trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Phoenix's last 7 games when playing on the road against Colorado
Phoenix is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Phoenix's last 11 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Phoenix's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Colorado's last 7 games when playing at home against Phoenix
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Colorado's last 9 games
Colorado is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
Phoenix at Nashville, Thursday, February 14
Colorado at Minnesota, Thursday, February 14