Sunday's NHL Prediction
ANAHEIM, CA (TheSpread) – The San Jose Sharks hope to get back in the Pacific Division race when it takes on the Anaheim Ducks on Sunday. Here is a breakdown of my pick for this game.
San Jose is 21-16-5 on the season and six points behind Dallas for first in the division. The Sharks are 11-8-2 on the road and have scored 119 goals while allowing 117.
Anaheim is 22-18-4 this year and five points behind Dallas. The Ducks are 14-7-1 at home and have scored 116 goals while allowing 123.
Oddsmakers from online sportsbook Sportsbook.com have given Anaheim betting odds of -122 for tonight’s game while San Jose has been given odds of +113. The over/under for goals scored has been set at 5.5. Here is a look at the trends and my pick for tonight’s game.
San Jose Sharks vs. Anaheim Ducks, 8PM ET (View Matchup)
The home team has won 5 of the last 6 games in this series and the favorite has won 6 of the last 8 meetings. The under has hit in 20 of the last 32 games in this series as well. My pick is with the Ducks as they are a tough team at home and in an evenly-matched game, the edge always goes to the team with the home ice.
NHL FREE PICK: ANAHEIM DUCKS -122