Tuesday's NHL Prediction
SUNRISE, FL (TheSpread) – The Colorado Avalanche look to continue their push in the Northwest Division when they hit the road to take on the Florida Panthers on Monday. Here is a breakdown of my pick.
Colorado is 13-10-3 on the year and the Avs trail Vancouver by two points in the Northwest Division. Colorado has scored 91 goals and allowed 82 on the year. They are 6-6-2 on the road and have won 5 of their last 10 games.
Florida is 11-14-0 on the season for just 22 points. They are last in the Southeast Division and have scored 64 goals on the year while allowing 66. Florida is 5-5-0 at home and winners in 4 of their last 10 games.
Oddsmakers from online sportsbook Sportsbook.com have given both teams betting odds of -104 for tonight’s game. 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.
Colorado Avalanche vs. Florida Panthers, 7:30PM ET (View Matchup)
Colorado has won 11 of its last 16 games against Florida and 6 of its last 8 in Florida. The over has hit in 7 of the last 11 meetings between these two teams. Colorado is on the way up while Florida is on the way down. Regardless of location, my pick for this game is the Avalanche
NHL FREE PICK: COLORADO AVALANCHE -104