Sharks vs Ducks Hockey Game Preview
San Jose Sharks vs Anaheim Ducks Odds
The San Jose Sharks will look to grab a road win when they take on the Ducks in Anaheim at Honda Center on Monday in hockey odds action.
The Ducks sport records of 22-5-4 heading into this matchup, while the Sharks sit at 13-11-6 on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 14-15-2 for the Ducks and 10-16-4 for the Sharks.
If you're going with the Ducks in this one, they were listed as moneyline favorites of -136 on most hockey betting menus early today for Monday's contest. The over-under was at 5 earlier at BetOnline.
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 5-rated Ducks and the No. 15-ranked Sharks, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Anaheim's No. 3-ranked offense, averaging 3.3 goals per game, against a Sharks defense that ranks No. 11 at 2.6 goals allowed. The Ducks power play is averaging 23.9% while the Sharks defense kills off 86.1% of their penalties.
In their last action, San Jose was a 2-0 loser on the road against the Wild. Bettors on Minnesota at -128 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (2) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Anaheim lost its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Red Wings on March 24. Bettors who backed the Red Wings at +133 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
San Jose Sharks Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Toronto are 4-6
After playing Minnesota are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
Anaheim Ducks Trends:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing San Jose are 4-6
After playing Detroit are 4-6
After a loss are 7-3
A few Sharks at Ducks trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Jose's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Jose's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Jose's last 5 games when playing on the road against Anaheim
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of San Jose's last 9 games when playing Anaheim
Anaheim is 13-2 SU in its last 15 games at home
Anaheim is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against San Jose
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Anaheim's last 5 games at home
Anaheim is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing San Jose
San Jose home to Anaheim, Wednesday, March 27