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Colorado Avalanche vs. Los Angeles Kings

The Colorado Avalanche and the Los Angeles Kings will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at STAPLES Center.

Last time out for Colorado, they were a 4-2 winner as they battled the Oilers at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Avalanche at -180 were rewarded, while the 6 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

The Kings were a 4-1 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Sharks. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at -117 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for PUSH bettors.

Los Angeles:
Team record: 24-8-4 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games at home
is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against Colorado

When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Dallas are 6-4
After playing San Jose are 3-7
After a win are 7-3

Colorado:
Team record: 23-10-1 SU, ATS

is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Los Angeles
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games on the road
is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Los Angeles

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Buffalo are 6-4
After playing Edmonton are 5-5
After a win are 4-6

Next up:
Colorado at San Jose, Monday, December 23
Los Angeles home to Dallas, Monday, December 23