Trends favor Islanders vs. Wild
SAINT PAUL, MN (ATS Consultants) – The trends favor the Islanders tonight in their matchup with the Wild at 8:00PM ET.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Wild are -133 money line favorites over the Islanders, who are +120 money line underdogs. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5.5 goals for tonight’s matchup.
The Islanders are 4-1 in their last five games versus the Wild, 5-0 in their last five games playing on two days of rest and 8-1 in their last nine road games versus a team with a home winning percentage of greater than .600. They’re also 4-1 in their last five games versus Western Conference opponents, 6-2 in their last eight road games and 22-8 in their last 30 games overall.
On the other side the Wild are just 2-8 in their last 10 games after allowing five goals or more in their previous game. Goalie Darcy Kuemper has also failed to finish three of his last four home starts and he could struggle again tonight.
TUESDAY NHL FREE PICK: NEW YORK ISLANDERS +120