|Written by Mike|
Bet on the NHLLet's take a look at Tuesday night's matchup between the Nashville Predators and the Vancouver Canucks. The game at Rogers arena is scheduled to start at 10:00 PM ET, and will be televised on FSN and Sportsnet. Currently, Nasvhille is favored to win this game on the road.
The Predators are 22-18-7-1 SU and 21-27 ATS so far this season. They are 9-11-5-0 on the road, and 17 of their games have gone OVER the line, with the other 20 going UNDER. They are coming off of a 4-1 win over the Edmonton Oilers, where they won as -138 home favorites on the moneyline. The total was set by the sportsbook at 5 goals, resulting in a PUSH.
The Canucks are 20-18-9-2 SU and 26-23 ATS overall this year. They are 9-8-4-0 at home, and 17 of their games have gone OVER the line, with the other 19 all going UNDER. They are coming off of a 5-4 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins, where they lost as +180 road underdogs on the moneyline. The total went OVER the 5 goal line set by NHL gambling experts for that matchup.
Nashville is 3-7 against teams with a winning record, and 3-8 on the road. They are 4-11 against Western Conference opponents, and 3-13 coming off of a win. They are 0-5 after two days of rest, and 0-6 on Tuesday night.
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of their last 15 games on the road against teams with a losing record at home, and UNDER in 6 of their last 14 games following a win. The total has gone UNDER in 33 of their last 60 games after a win.
Vancouver is 2-8 against opponents from the Western Conference, and 0-4 against teams in the Central Division. They are 0-4 coming off of two days of rest.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of their last 8 games at home, and UNDER in 3 of their last 4 against Western Conference teams. The total has gone OVER in 18 of their last 31 against the Central Division, and UNDER in 5 of their last 14 games overall recently.
Between these teams, the road team is 13-5 in this series. The total has gone UNDER in 13 of their last 19 matchups in Vancouver.
These teams last met in March 2015, when the Canucks won 5-4 in a shootout, and won on the moneyline as +133 road underdogs. The total went OVER the 5 goal line set by the online sports betting sites for that matchup.
For Tuesday night's game, betting odds list the Predators as -1 ½ point road favorites. The over/under is set at 5 goals. On the moneyline, Nasvhille is listed at -115, with Vancouver a -105.