Tuesday's NHL Prediction
COLUMBUS, OH (TheSpread) – The Anaheim Ducks looks to continue their strong play on Tuesday when they hit the road to take on Columbus. Here is a breakdown of my pick for this contest.
Anaheim is 27-20-4 on the season for 58 points and the Ducks are 10-13-3 on the road. Anaheim has scored 137 goals and given up 144. They have won 7 of their last 10 games.
Columbus is 23-20-5 on the season and 12-10-1 at home. The Jackets have scored 128 goals and allowed 149 and won just 3 of their last 10 games.
Oddsmakers from online sportsbook Sportsbook.com have given Columbus betting odds of -107 for tonight’s game while Anaheim has betting odds of -101. 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.
Anaheim Ducks vs. Columbus Blue Jackets, 7PM ET (View Matchup)
The Ducks have won 7 of their last 10 games in Columbus and 5 of their last 6 conference games. The Ducks have also won 9 of their last 12 overall while Columbus has lost 16 of their last 21 against conference opponents. My pick is with the Ducks as they are really playing as well as anyone right now and I expect them to continue to ride the wave of momentum to a win on Tuesday.
NHL FREE PICK: ANAHEIM DUCKS -101