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Vancouver Canucks vs. Los Angeles Kings

If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Saturday when the Vancouver Canucks and the Los Angeles Kings meet at STAPLES Center.

Vancouver was a 4-2 winner in its last match on the road against the Sharks. They won as +148 underdogs, while the total score of 6 made winners of OVER bettors.

The Kings were a 2-0 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Sabres. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at -270 on the moneyline, while the total score (2) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Los Angeles:
Team record: 10-6-0 SU, ATS

is 21-4 SU in its last 25 games at home
is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Vancouver

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Dallas are 6-4
After playing Buffalo are 2-8
After a win are 4-6

Vancouver:
Team record: 11-5-2 SU, ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Los Angeles

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing San Jose are 2-8
After playing San Jose are 4-6
After a win are 6-4

Next up:
Vancouver at Anaheim, Sunday, November 10
Los Angeles at Buffalo, Tuesday, November 12