|2014 NHL Playoffs: Kings vs. Ducks Game 2 Picks & Predictions|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Monday, 05 May 2014 12:30|
Kings vs. Ducks Game 2 Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Ducks are -132 money line favorites over the Kings, who are +122 on the ML. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5 goals. L.A. currently leads one-games-to-none.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Ducks opened as -125 money line favorites but their odds have climbed to -132, while the Kings’ odds have gone from +115 to +122. The total has stayed at 5 after opening at that same number at most online and Vegas sports books.
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 Anaheim. According to latest NHL trends, the Kings are just 1-4 in their last five games against the Ducks, who are 4-1 in their last five games playing on one day of rest. They’re also 22-8 in their last 30 versus Pacific, 12-5 in their last 17 home games versus a team with a winning road record and 43-18 in their last 61 Monday games. Anaheim should tie this series and at -132, the price isn’t inflated due to the fact that the team lost in Game 1.
2014 NHL PLAYOFFS FREE PICK: ANAHEIM DUCKS -132