San Jose favored by -110 against Los Angeles on Wednesday
San Jose Sharks
Los Angeles Kings
|10-1-1||October 30, 2013, 10:30 PM | STAPLES Center||8-5-0|
The San Jose Sharks will look to grab a road win when they take on the Kings in Los Angeles at STAPLES Center on Wednesday in hockey odds action.
The Kings bring a 8-5-0 record to the battle against the 10-1-1 Sharks. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Los Angeles go 5-7-1 so far and the Sharks go 5-6-1.
View San Jose Sharks vs Los Angeles Kings Odds and Stats.
The Kings were listed earlier today as 100 moneyline underdogs at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark (including Bovada, while oddsmakers set the opening total around 5.
The NHL Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Kings rated this week at No. 13 and the Sharks sitting at No. 1.
Last time out for San Jose, they were a 5-2 winner as they battled the Senators on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Sharks at +111 were rewarded, while the 7 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Last time out for Los Angeles, they were a 3-1 loser as they battled the Coyotes on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Coyotes at -110 were rewarded, while the 4 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Los Angeles's No. 18-ranked offense (2.77 goals per game) against a Sharks defense that ranks No. 2 at 1.67 goals per game allowed. The Kings powerplay has clicked at a 18.75% rate while the Sharks have a 88.24% rate on the penalty kill.
San Jose at Winnipeg, Saturday, November 2nd
Los Angeles at Nashville, Saturday, November 2nd