|2014 NHL Playoffs: Stars vs. Ducks Game 2 Picks & Predictions|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Friday, 18 April 2014 14:20|
Stars vs. Ducks Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Ducks are -164 money line favorites over the Stars, who are +151 on the ML. The total for tonight’s game is also sitting at 5.5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Ducks’ odds opened at -185, but they’ve since dropped to -164, while the Stars’ odds have gone from +170 down to +151 at most online and Vegas sports books. The total has stayed steady at 5.5.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 60% 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 6-1 in the Stars’ last seven games playing on one day of rest, 4-1 in their last five games overall and 7-2 in their last nine games on Friday. The over is 14-5 in the last 19 meetings between these two teams in Anaheim but the worm is about to turn with the amount of overs that are hitting right now in the playoffs. Thus far, the over is a perfect 6-0 through seven playoff games, with one push (Game 1 between the Flyers and Rangers). Bettors should bank on this one going under.
2014 NHL PLAYOFFS GAME 2: STARS/DUCKS UNDER 5.5