Colorado Avalanche vs Vancouver Canucks Prediction, Pick and Preview, November 23 (11/23): NHL
- Lm Tipster
- Nov 24, 2022, 12:40:21 AM
|Time||2:00 p.m. EST|
|Avalanche money line||-270|
|Avalanche spread||-1.5 (-105)|
|Canucks money line||+220|
|Canucks spread||+1.5 (-115)|
|Over / under||6.5|
2021-2022 season stats
|Colorado Avalanche||Vancouver Canucks|
|Road / home record||1-1-1||1-3|
|Goals per game||3.11||2.60|
|Goals allowed per game||3.00||4.40|
|Shots per game||31.3||29.5|
|Shots allowed per game||33.5||34.0|
|Over / under record||5-4||7-3|
The Vancouver Canucks continue on the road and will visit the Colorado Avalanche on Friday. These teams met twice last season and the Avs won both games.
Colorado have lost 4 of their last 6 games and are 1-1-1 at home ranking 5th in the central division. They are coming from a loss against the Islanders on the road 5-4. Evan Rodrigues had two goals and an assist, Mikko Rantanen added a goal and an assist, and Alex Newhook also scored for the defending champion Avalanche. Alexandar Georgiev had 39 saves.
Valeri Nichushkin leads the team with 7 goals and 12 points for the Avalanche. Nathan MacKinnon has 3 goals and 9 assists over the last 10 games.
In their last 10 games the Avalanche are 5-5, averaging 4.5 goals, 6.3 assists, four penalties and 10.2 penalty minutes while giving up 3.1 goals per game.
The Canucks have lost 4 of their last 6 games and are 2-3-1 at home so far ranking 7th in the Pacific. They're coming from a tough game against the Buffalo Sabres on the road where they came up with the victory 5-4. Bo Horvat had a goal and two assists. The Canucks also got goals from Dakota Joshua, Ethan Bear, Elias Pettersson and J.T. Miller in closing a five-game road trip. Pettersson added an assist, and backup goalie Spencer Martin made 28 saves.
Bo Horvat has scored 14 goals with 6 assists and 20 points for the Canucks. Quinn Hughes leads the team with 14 assists.
In their last 10 games the Canucks are 5-5, averaging 4 goals, 4.9 assists, 6.5 penalties and 17.6 penalty minutes while giving up 3.96 goals per game.
Vancouver are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Vancouver are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games against Colorado.
Vancouver are 1-8 SU in their last 9 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 13 of Vancouver' last 18 games when playing on the road against Colorado.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games.
Colorado are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Colorado's last 7 games against Vancouver.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Colorado's last 9 games at home.
The Avalanche are not having a good start this season as they have lost 4 of their last 6 games but they beat twice the Canucks last season. The Canucks are also on a 3 game losing streak and have been struggling offensively scoring only 1.6 goals per game in those losses. Both teams have struggled lately but the Avs are by far the better team and have the home advantage. Take the Avs.
PICK: Avalanche -1.5 (-105)
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