Bruins looking to end losing skid
VANCOUVER, BC (TheSpread) – The Boston Bruins look to avoid a third straight loss when they hit the road tonight to face the Vancouver Canucks at 10PM ET.
Vancouver is 30-20-3 overall and 14-11-1 at home while Boston is 28-19-7 overall and 11-10-3 on the road. These two have yet to meet this season, but the overall series has been very even. In their last 10 meetings, each team has won five times. The home team has had the edge, claiming eight of the 10 victories.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Canucks are favored at home in this game, as they are getting odds of -120 to win, while the Bruins are getting a money line of +100 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals.
Boston has lost two straight and three of its last four coming into this game. The Bruins are 2-2 in their last four road games while pushing or hitting the under in eight of their last 10. Vancouver is coming off a 5-4 OT win at Chicago on Wednesday night. The Canucks are just 4-5 in their last nine overall and 3-3 in their last six at home. The Canucks have pushed or hit the over in seven straight.