Anaheim Ducks vs Las Vegas Golden Knights Prediction, Pick and Preview, December 28 (12/28): NHL

Anaheim Ducks vs Las Vegas Golden Knights Prediction, Pick and Preview, December 28 (12/28): NHL

 

Odds

Time 10:00 p.m. EST
Golden Knights money line +140
Golden Knights spread +1.5 (-170)
Ducks  money line -170
Ducks spread -1.5 (+145)
Over / under 6

 

2021-2022 season stats

  Las Vegas Golden Knights Anaheim Ducks
Record 13-7-1 18-3
Road / home record 6-4 12-0
Streak L1 W3
Goals per game 3.57 4.00
Goals allowed per game 3.19 2.24
Shots per game 31.3 34.7
Shots allowed per game 31.2 30.2
PP % 25.6% 29.10%
PK % 25.22% 20.80%
Over / under record 12-8-1 11-10
 

Preview

The Las Vegas Golden Knights continue on the road and will visit the Anaheim Ducks at the TD Garden on Tuesday night. These teams already faced each other this season in Las Vegas where the Ducks beat the Golden Knights 5-3.

 

Las Vegas Golden Knights

The Golden Knights have won 6 of their last 7 games and are 6-4 on the road with a 13-7-1 record overall ranking 3rd in the Atlantic Division. Las Vegas has a 4-1-0 record in Atlantic Division games and a 9-6-1 record overall. The Golden Knights have a 13-1-1 record in games they score three or more goals.

Nikita Kucherov has 10 goals and 23 assists for the Golden Knights. Nicholas Paul has scored six goals and added three assists over the past 10 games.

In their last 10 games the Golden Knights are 7-3-0, averaging four goals, 7.2 assists, 5.1 penalties and 12.8 penalty minutes while giving up 3.3 goals per game.

Anaheim Ducks

The Ducks get here with a 7-18-3 record overall and 2-11-3 on the road so far ranking last in the Atlantic Division with 17 points. The Ducks have committed 137 total penalties (4.9 per game) to rank second in league play.

Troy Terry has 11 goals and 16 assists for the Ducks. Mason McTavish has scored two goals and added three assists over the last 10 games.

In their last 10 games the Ducks are 2-6-2, averaging 2.1 goals, 3.7 assists, 4.1 penalties and 9.1 penalty minutes while giving up 3.8 goals per game.

 

BETTING TRENDS

Las Vegas are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games.

Las Vegas are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games against Anaheim.

Las Vegas are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games on the road.

Las Vegas are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games when playing on the road against Anaheim.

The total has gone OVER in 4 of Anaheim's last 6 games.

Anaheim are 8-1 SU in their last 9 games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Anaheim's last 7 games against Las Vegas.

Anaheim are 10-0 SU in their last 10 games at home.

 

Prediction

The Golden Knights have been playing much better lately and have won 6 of their last 7 games scoring an average of 4.5 goals per game on that strecht but already lost against the Ducks earlier this season at home. The Ducks are having a hell of a season and are the only team undefeated at home with a 12-0 in Anaheim. The Golden Knights will be playing on back to back games while the Ducks are well rested and it's really hard to go against them at home. Take the Ducks.

PICK: Ducks ML (-170) 

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