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