Ducks host the Lightning tonight
ANAHEIM, CA (TheSpread) – The Anaheim Ducks look to pick up another home win on Wednesday night when they play host to the Tampa Bay Lightning at 10PM ET.
Anaheim is 35-15-7 on the season and 19-7-3 at home while Tampa Bay is 35-18-6 overall and 13-12-5 on the road. The home team has won five straight in this series, including the lone meeting this year, when Tampa Bay picked up a 5-3 win at home over the Ducks. These two have hit the under in four of their last six meetings.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Ducks are favored at home, as they are getting odds of -145 to win, while Tampa has a money line of +125 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5.5 goals.
Tampa Bay comes in having lost three of its last for games and the Lightning are just 2-3 in their last five on the road. Tampa has hit the over in five of its last seven games as well. Anaheim has dropped four of its last five and two of its last three at home coming into this game. The Ducks have hit the over in three of their last four games.