Kings vs Canucks Prediction NHL Picks Today 3/5

Kings vs Canucks Prediction NHL Picks Today 3/5

© Bob Frid-USA TODAY Sports

 

Preview: Vancouver Canucks vs. Los Angeles Kings Prediction

 

Vancouver Canucks

Preview

The Vancouver Canucks, with a record of 39-17-7, are set to face the Los Angeles Kings at crypto.com Arena. This preview provides an overview of the matchup, including player statistics, recent team performances, and expectations for the game scheduled on March 5, 2024, at 8:30 PM.

Team Overview

The Canucks have been dominant this season, leading the Pacific Division. However, they suffered a recent defeat against the Kings and will be seeking redemption in this matchup.

Goaltender Comparison

Name Wins L OTL SO GA/G SV%
T. Demko 31 13 2 5 2.55 .914
C. DeSmith 8 4 5 1 2.95 .898

Scoring Leaders

J.T. Miller leads the Canucks' scoring charts with 83 points, comprising 30 goals and 53 assists.

Injury Report

  • Tyler Myers (D) - OUT (Estimated return: Mar 13)

Team Stats

Category Value
GF/G 3.56
GA/G 2.76

Recent Performances

The Canucks have been performing well lately, securing a win against the Anaheim Ducks (3/3).

 

Los Angeles Kings

Preview

The Los Angeles Kings, with a record of 31-19-10, are hosting the Vancouver Canucks at crypto.com Arena. This preview offers insights into the upcoming clash, highlighting player statistics, recent team performances, and expectations for the game scheduled on March 5, 2024, at 8:30 PM.

Team Overview

The Kings are currently fourth in the Pacific Division and have been putting up solid performances. They will aim to continue their success against the Canucks.

Goaltender Comparison

Name Wins L OTL SO GA/G SV%
C. Talbot 18 14 5 2 2.46 .916
D. Rittich 9 4 3 1 2.32 .914

Scoring Leaders

Kevin Fiala leads the Kings' scoring charts with 55 points, comprising 19 goals and 36 assists.

Injury Report

  • Adrian Kempe (RW) - OUT (Estimated return: Mar 3)

Team Stats

Category Value
GF/G 3.10
GA/G 2.62

Recent Performances

The Kings have been in decent form, securing wins against the New Jersey Devils (3/3) and the Vancouver Canucks (2/29).

 

Prediction

The Los Angeles Kings have shown strength in recent matchups, especially with their recent victory against the Canucks. With home advantage and a solid goaltending performance, the Kings are favored to win this game.

Pick: Los Angeles Kings ML

Upgrade to View Prediction

```

Winnings $58,310
last 30 days winnings $550
Yesterday winnings $0
Top Sport NHL
W-L-D 189 - 127 - 16
Winnings % 57%
Winnings $67,627
last 30 days winnings ($9,490)
Yesterday winnings $0
Top Sport NHL
W-L-D 1317 - 1088 - 22
Winnings % 54%
Winnings $28,372
last 30 days winnings ($1,000)
Yesterday winnings $0
Top Sport MLB
W-L-D 146 - 78 - 1
Winnings % 65%