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Minnesota Wild Host Vancouver Canucks in NHL Betting Action

NHL betting odds interest swings to the Vancouver Canucks at Minnesota battle on Sunday at Xcel Energy Center as the Wild try to defend home turf and reward moneyline betting fans.

Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 4.5-1.3 win for the Wild on Sunday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.

Vancouver Canucks vs Minnesota Wild Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

This season the Minnesota Wild are 24-17-4 overall while the Vancouver Canucks are 17-21-6. As for the totals, Minnesota is 23-20-2 on the OU, and Vancouver is 25-19. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Minnesota vs Vancouver injuries news.

This game matches up the No. 25 (Minnesota Wild) and the No. 29 (Vancouver Canucks) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.

Statistical Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up the Minnesota Wild No. 17-ranked offense (2.91 goals per game) against a Vancouver Canucks defense that ranks No. 27 at 3.3 goals per game allowed. The Wild powerplay has clicked at a 18.57% rate while the Canucks have a 77.63% rate on the penalty kill.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Canucks were a 5-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Blue Jackets. That made winners of bettors who got Vancouver at +160 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.

Last time out for Minnesota, they were a 4-1 winner as they battled the Jets at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Wild at -134 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Betting Trends
  • Vancouver is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 11 of Vancouver's last 15 games
  • Vancouver is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
  • The total has gone OVER in 8 of Vancouver's last 10 games on the road
  • Minnesota is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
  • Minnesota is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
  • Minnesota is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games at home
  • Minnesota is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Vancouver at Edmonton, Saturday, January 20th
Minnesota home to Tampa Bay, Saturday, January 20th