Predators visit Vancouver Canucks in NHL clash
Nashville Predators vs Vancouver Canucks Odds
The Vancouver Canucks battle the visiting Nashville Predators on Thursday in NHL betting action at Rogers Arena.
The Canucks sit at 2-3-1 on the season; in comparison, the Predators are currently 2-2-1. Looking to wager on the totals? Vancouver is 3-3 OU, and Nashville is 2-1-2 OU.
If you're going with the Canucks in this one, they're listed as moneyline favorites of -165 on most hockey betting menus for Monday's contest.
This game matches up the No. 14 (Canucks) and the No. 20 (Predators) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Vancouver's No. 22-ranked offense (2.3 goals per game) against a Predators defense that ranks No. 20 at 3 goals per game allowed. The Canucks powerplay has clicked at a 17.2% rate while the Predators have a 86.4% rate on the penalty kill.
Last time out for Nashville, they were a 3-1 loser as they battled the Oilers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Oilers at +116 were rewarded, while the 4 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Vancouver was a 4-0 loser in its last match at home against the Rangers. They lost as -178 favorites, while the total score of 4 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Nashville Predators Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Minnesota are 5-5
After playing Edmonton are 8-2
After a loss are 7-3
Vancouver Canucks Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing San Jose are 7-3
After playing NY Rangers are 8-2
After a loss are 7-3
A few Predators at Canucks trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Nashville's last 7 games when playing on the road against Vancouver
Nashville is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Nashville's last 10 games when playing Vancouver
Nashville is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Vancouver
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Vancouver's last 7 games when playing at home against Nashville
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Vancouver's last 20 games at home
Vancouver is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Nashville
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Vancouver's last 10 games when playing Nashville
Nashville at Calgary, Saturday, October 22
Vancouver home to Minnesota, Saturday, October 22