Avalanche vs Lightning Prediction NHL Picks Today 2/15

Avalanche vs Lightning Prediction NHL Picks Today 2/15

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Preview: Colorado Avalanche vs. Tampa Bay Lightning - Prediction KingPin Pro

Introduction

Get ready for an offensive spectacle as the Colorado Avalanche clash with the Tampa Bay Lightning. This preview breaks down player statistics, recent team performances, and offers a prediction for the game scheduled on February 15, 2024, at 5:00 PM.

 

Colorado Avalanche

The Colorado Avalanche, currently second in the Central Division with a record of 33-17-4, will aim to capitalize on their offensive prowess against the Lightning.

Goaltender Matchup:

Anton Georgiev (28 wins, 2.94 GA/G, .898 SV%) and Justus Annunen (1 win, 4.05 GA/G, .886 SV%) will be pivotal in guarding the Avalanche's net.

 

Game Information

The game will be held at Amalie Arena on February 15, 2024, at 5:00 PM. Expect an electrifying offensive showdown between these two teams.

 

Scoring Leaders

Key players for the Avalanche include Nathan MacKinnon, leading with 87 points (32 goals, 55 assists), while Nikita Kucherov leads the Lightning with 90 points (34 goals, 56 assists).

 

Injury Report

Colorado's Logan O'Connor and Nathan MacKinnon are listed as day-to-day and may return for the game on February 15.

 

Team Stats

Review the team statistics:

Team GF/G GA/G SF/G SA/G PIM PPG PCT PPGA PCT SHG SHGA
Colorado Avalanche 3.70 3.17 32.1 29.3 535 48 24.1 34 81.3 7 0
Tampa Bay Lightning 3.39 3.28 29.8 29.8 557 51 30.7 27 81.6 2 0

 

Recent Performances

Here are the last 5 games for both teams:

Colorado Avalanche

The Avalanche secured a victory against Washington (2/13) after suffering losses against Florida (2/10) and Carolina (2/8).

Tampa Bay Lightning

The Lightning recently won against Boston (2/13) but faced defeats against New York Islanders (2/8) and New York Rangers (2/7).

 

Prediction

Given the offensive firepower of both teams and their recent performances, coupled with the goaltender matchup, we anticipate a high-scoring affair. Therefore, the over of 6.5 goals is the favored pick for this game.

Pick: Over 6.5 goals

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