|NHL Ducks vs. Stars Picks & Predictions for Friday, February 8, 2013|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Friday, 08 February 2013 14:29|
Ducks vs. Stars Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Ducks are -115 money line favorites versus the Stars, who are -105 on the ML. The total, meanwhile, is sitting at 5 goals while Anaheim is -1.5 on the Canadian Line (+255) and Dallas is +1.5 (-310).
LINE MOVEMENT: Both the Ducks and Stars opened with -104 odds while Anaheim is -115 and Dallas is -105 on the ML. As for the total, it hasn’t moved since opening at 5 goals.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 77% of bettors favor the Ducks. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take the under. According to latest NHL trends, the under is 7-1 in the Ducks’ last eight games on Friday, 6-1 in their last seven games versus the Western Conference and 4-1 in their last five games following a win. The under is also 4-1 in Anaheim’s last five games versus the Pacific, 20-8-1 in its last 29 road games and 34-15-2 in its last 51 games overall. On the other side, the under is 3-0-1 in the Stars’ last four games following a win, 6-2-2 in their last 10 games overall and 6-2-2 in their last 10 games versus the Western Conference. The total hasn’t gone over in Dallas’ last three games as the Stars have held the opposition to two goals or less in each of their last three contests. Anaheim, meanwhile, has held its opposition to one game or less in three of their last four games so look for the total to fall under tonight.
FRIDAY NHL FREE PICK: DUCKS/STARS UNDER 5