Red Wings vs. Kings Pick

NHL Predictions: Will Red Wings, Kings keep it low-scoring? 3/15/18

Are the Detroit Red Wings and host Los Angeles Kings going to play a game that stays under the total tonight when they meet at 10PM ET?

17 Detroit Red Wings at 18 Los Angeles Kings, 10PM ET


According to oddsmakers at YouWager, the Kings are a -230 favorite to win on the moneyline. The Red Wings are a +190 underdog, while the total is set at 5.5 goals.

Bet NHL Action For Thursday, March 15, 2018


Los Angeles opened as a -240 favorite before the line came down a little. The total has remained at 5.5 goals. The Kings can be found anywhere from a -229 to a -250 favorite depending on the book, while Detroit ranges from a +209 to a +195 underdog. The total is at 5.5 everywhere.


As of Thursday afternoon, 59 percent of bets are coming in on the Kings. Online wager info also says that 63 percent of bets are siding with the under.


Red Wings center Frans Nielsen (upper body) is probable to play. Los Angeles has no injuries to report.


If you want to stomach all the juice, feel free to bet on the heavily favored Kings. But the more profitable bet could be taking the over here as the Red Wings haven't been able to stop anyone during their seven-game losing skid. Detroit has surrendered at least four goals in five of the last six games, so if that happens again the Red Wings would at the most have to contribute lightly to send this to an over. Los Angeles' defense has been shaky in two of its last three contests, so expect Detroit to score at least a couple goals while the hosts take care of the rest.



Recent NHL Discussions

Saturday Sharp Action NHL on Sat, Jan 2021 by Jimmythegreek
NHL STARS on Wed, Sep 2020 by iceman17
Chicago Blackhawks on Sat, Aug 2020 by Surfer

NHL Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail Stars vs. Panthers NHL Prediction The Panthers are red-hot and will host the Stars at 5:00 p.m. ET on Wednesday. Will they cash again as a slight home favorite this evening?
Thumbnail Canadiens vs. Senators NHL Prediction There’s plenty of scoring potential in tonight’s Canadiens-Senators matchup at 7:00 p.m. ET but the under has been profitable in this series and the total is...
Thumbnail Golden Knights vs. Avalanche Prediction The under has been profitable in recent Golden Knights and Avalanche games but given the scoring power on both sides, will the under cash tonight when the two...
Thumbnail Jets vs. Canucks NHL Prediction Listed as a slight underdog on the road tonight, will the Jets knock off the Canucks in Vancouver at 10:00 p.m. ET?
Thumbnail Sabres vs. Devils NHL Prediction One of the early puck drops in the NHL on Saturday pits the Sabres against the Devils at 12:30 p.m. ET from New Jersey. Are the Devils a good investment as a slight...

NHL Headlines