Vancouver Canucks battle vs Nashville Predators highlights NHL odds menu
|29-30-10||March 19, 2014, 10:00 PM | Rogers Arena||31-30-10|
A key battle on the NHL odds menu sees visiting Nashville duelling Vancouver on Wednesday at Rogers Arena.
The Canucks sport a record of 31-30-10 heading into this matchup, while the Predators sit at 29-30-10 on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 26-37-8 for the Canucks and 27-29-13 for the Predators. View Nashville Predators vs Vancouver Canucks Odds and Stats.
Hockey odds makers at 5Dimes opened the Canucks as -152 moneyline Favorite in this matchup. Over under bettors saw the number open at 5 at BetOnline.
This game puts the Canucks, most recently No. 27 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Predators, who rate a No. 17 in the latest survey.
Vancouver lost its last outing, a 4-3 result against the Lightning on March 17. Bettors who backed the Lightning at -205 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Vancouver's No. 28-ranked offense (2.39 goals per game) against a Predators defense that ranks No. 24 at 2.99 goals per game allowed. The Canucks powerplay has clicked at a 14.47% rate while the Predators have a 80.29% rate on the penalty kill.
Nashville at Calgary, Friday, March 21st
Vancouver home to Buffalo, Sunday, March 23rd