Free NHL Hockey Prediction: Coyotes vs Canucks Odds
Weekly NHL betting sees the Arizona Coyotes taking on the Vancouver Canucks Monday January 4th at the Rogers Arena, Vancouver, British Columbia. Cappers Picks provides complimentary handicapping picks on all NHL Hockey season long so stay tuned for more FREE NHL hockey predictions.
Arizona Coyotes (18-16-3-1) vs. Vancouver Canucks (15-15-7-2)
Date: Monday January 4
Time: 10:00 PM
Venue: Saddledome, Calgary, Alberta
NHL Hockey Moneyline Odds: Vancouver -150
NHL Hockey Puck Line Odds: Vancouver -1.5 +180
NHL Betting Total: 5.5
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Vancouver continues their 7 game home stand as they look to stay hot as the Arizona Coyotes come into try and slow them down.
Vancouver has won 4 of 5 at home and have sky rocketed back to the .500 mark with their stellar play.
As far as the Coyotes are concerned, they have had at least 1 point in 6 of their last 7 games overall.
The Coyotes have used their youth to create a lot of energy and now find themselves in the midst of some solid play as they get set to take on the Canucks on Monday.
Arizona has gone 4-1-2 over their last 7 and have grabbed at least a point in 6 of their last 7 as they continue to play extremely well. The Coyotes grabbed a point in a shootout as they fell 4-3 to Edmonton as they kicked off a 3 game road swing.
Anthony Duclair sits 3rd in the NHL in terms of goals for rookies as he found the back of the net in the team’s loss to Edmonton. Duclair had just 2 goals over his last 15 games however prior to that tally.
LW Mikkel Boedker leads the team with 30 points this season. However, Boedker has a minus 15, which is the worst by far on the team.
Vancouver has used their home ice to propel themselves into a solid position as they continue their home stand on Monday.
Vancouver has grabbed 4 of 5 home games and now sit 7-7-3 at home this season. The Canucks Alex Burrows netted the lone goal in the Canucks most recent win as he finally found the scoresheet for the first time a while.
Burrows has just 5 goals in 37 contests this season and one of those came against the Coyotes in a 4-3 win on Oct. 30. Burrows tally last time out was his first in 17 contests.
Radim Vrbata has also struggled to find the net lately. After starting the season with just 3 goals in 19 games, Vrbata now has just 1 goal in 10 games. The Canucks do continue to shift their lines around as they try to find consistency with their goal scorers.
NHL Hockey Handicapping Trends
- Coyotes are 5-2 in their last 7 vs. Pacific.
- Coyotes are 21-43 in their last 64 road games.
- Coyotes are 26-54 in their last 80 overall.
- Canucks are 2-7 in their last 9 games following a win.
- Canucks are 2-7 in their last 9 vs. Western Conference.
Free NHL Hockey Prediction
The Canucks home play is what to look at here. They haven’t found consistency in terms of finding the net, but they have been doing enough to win games, which is most important.
4* Free NHL Betting Pick: Vancouver ML
Look for the Canucks to make it 5 of 6 here. They’re a more talented team and are playing very well right now.
NHL Free Score Prediction: Vancouver 3 – Arizona 1
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