Vancouver Canucks vs Colorado Avalanche in NHL odds
Colorado Avalanche vs Vancouver Canucks Odds
The Vancouver Canucks battle the visiting Colorado Avalanche on Wednesday in NHL betting action at Rogers Arena.
The Canucks sit at 46-21-9 on the season; in comparison, the Avalanche are currently 40-32-6. Looking to wager on the totals? Vancouver is 33-35-8 OU, and Colorado is 28-39-11 OU.
Sportsbooks had installed the Canucks as -175 moneyline favorites in this particular NHL matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 5 before betting started to move the line.
The Canucks sit at No. 6 in the current NHL power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Avalanche sit at a No. 12 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Vancouver's No. 6-ranked offense (3 goals per game) against a Avalanche defense that ranks No. 12 at 2.7 goals per game allowed. The Canucks powerplay has clicked at a 20.6% rate while the Avalanche have a 83.1% rate on the penalty kill.
Last time out for Colorado, they were a 5-1 loser as they battled the Sharks on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Sharks at -168 were rewarded, while the 6 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
The Canucks were a 1-0 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Kings. That made winners of bettors who got Vancouver at -118 on the moneyline, while the total score (1) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Colorado Avalanche Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 2-8
Before playing Buffalo are 7-3
After playing San Jose are 3-7
After a loss are 6-4
Vancouver Canucks Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing San Jose are 7-3
After playing Los Angeles are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
A few Avalanche at Canucks trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Colorado's last 7 games when playing on the road against Vancouver
Colorado is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Colorado is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Colorado is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing Vancouver
Vancouver is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Colorado
Vancouver is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Vancouver's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Vancouver's last 7 games when playing at home against Colorado
Colorado at Calgary, Friday, March 30
Vancouver home to Dallas, Friday, March 30