Photo: flickr Writer: Jimmy Gold
We've got the Colorado Avalanche taking on the Anaheim Ducks in the NHL in this one. In their latest game, the Anaheim Ducks lost 0-4 to the Edmonton Oilers. It might take a period or two for the Anaheim Ducks to get back in the saddle as they have had a good amount of time off. The Colorado Avalanche have had a lengthy time off. They have not played in 7 days.
We have John Gibson penciled in as the confirmed starter for the Anaheim Ducks. He was not good in his most recent game, posting a 0.826 save percentage. He has been superb recently, with a 0.929 save percentage in his last 10 appearances.
We have Calvin Pickard penciled in as the confirmed starter for the Colorado Avalanche. He last played on Wednesday and put together a 0.927 save percentage. Calvin Pickard has been great when playing the Anaheim Ducks in his last 1 games, posting a 0.944 save percentage.
The Anaheim Ducks are 16-6-3 when playing at home this season. The Colorado Avalanche have gone 8-13-1 on the road. The Anaheim Ducks have gone 5-7 when playing Western-Central opponents this season. The Colorado Avalanche have gone 5-13 when playing Western-Pacific opponents this season. The Anaheim Ducks have been excellent when taking on poor teams, with a 17-9 record this season.
All of the value in this line is on the road club. Back the Colorado Avalanche in this one.
Game Time: 10:05 PM ET
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