Ottawa Senators at Anaheim Ducks
NHL Hockey: Wednesday,January 9, 2019, 10:00 PM (Honda Center)
Moneyline: Anaheim -200 / Ottawa +170
Free ESPN NHL Pick Ottawa Senators vs. Anaheim Ducks
Wednesdays NHL action pits the two struggling teams at the Honda Center.
The Ottawa senators have had a forgettable season so far and currently the lowest placed team in the NHL with just 35pts. They come to Anaheim on the back of 8 straight losses the latest of which came against the Hurricanes(5-4). who beat them at home. Adding to the woes of the Senators is the fact that marquee player Matt Duchene might not play tonight’s game due to personal reasons. Over is 4-0 in Senators last 4 Wednesday games and over is 6-0-1 in Senators last 7 vs. Pacific and over is 13-2-1 in Senators last 16 vs. Western Conference. Senators are 1-5 in the last 6 meetings in Anaheim and under is 4-1-1 in the last 6 meetings in Anaheim.
The Anaheim Ducks who were one of the hottest teams this season, are having trouble replicating their success of late. The Ducks similar to the Senators are on an 8 game losing streak, the latest of which came against Oilers(4-0) who beat them at home. The Ducks currently are at 45pts and sit 4th in closely contested Pacific Division, however their performance of late is greatly hurting their playoff chances, and a loss here would give the Oilers (43pts) and the Cancucks (44pts) a chance to move up the table and push them down. Under is 6-0 in Ducks last 6 vs. Atlantic and Ducks are 0-4 in their last 4 vs. Eastern Conference and Ducks are 0-4 in their last 4 home games and the home team is 4-0 in the last 4 meetings.
NHL Trends by Cover The Spread 365
Ottawa is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Ottawa is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Ottawa’s last 6 games
Ottawa is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Ottawa is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Anaheim is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games
Anaheim is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Anaheim’s last 8 games
Anaheim is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
Anaheim is 15-6 SU in its last 21 games when playing Ottawa
Free ESPN NHL Pick Anaheim Ducks vs. Ottawa Senators
Both the Senators and The Ducks haven’t won a game in over a month, which can be attributed to the quality of their performance on the ice. The last time the two teams faced each other was last year, with the Senators taking a 2-1 victory. The match-up between the the two teams has historically yielded low scoring affairs and In the past three match-ups between the teams, the Under is 3-0 with an average combined score of only three goals. Since both the teams are not performing consistently at the moment, betting on the moneyline would not be feasible. Instead focusing on the score an backing the Under seems to be a better option if you want a piece of the action.
Pick: Anaheim Ducks -1.5