Free NHL Hockey Prediction: Islanders vs. Sharks Odds
Weekly NHL betting sees the New York Islanders taking on the San Jose Sharks Tuesday November 10th at the SAP Center at San Jose, San Jose, California. Cappers Picks provides complimentary handicapping picks on all NHL Hockey season long so stay tuned for more FREE NHL hockey predictions.
New York Islanders (7-5-2-1) vs. San Jose Sharks (7-7-0-0)
Date: Tuesday, November 10th
Time: 10:30 ET
Venue:SAP Center at San Jose, San Jose, California
NHL Hockey Moneyline Odds: San Jose -113
NHL Betting Total: 5.5
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The Islanders have gone ice cold and look to put an end to their poor play as they invade San Jose to take on the Sharks Tuesday night.
New York has dropped 2 straight and 6 of 7 overall as they have pretty much eliminated their hot start to the season as they sit just 2 games over .500.
San Jose has alternated wins and losses in the month of November as they come in off a 1-0 loss to Anaheim on Saturday.
The Islanders have struggled to find the back of the net and have hit their coldest streak of the season.
Just 1-3 in the month of November, the Islanders have scored just 5 goals in 4 games with their most coming in a 2-1 win over New Jersey. In their other games, they’ve scored 1 goal against Buffalo (2-1 loss), 1 against Montreal (4-1 loss), and 1 goal against Boston (2-1 loss).
Over their last 6 games, New York is just 1-3-2 and have found the back of the net only 9 times. The Islanders struggled on the power play last time out in their 2-1 loss to Boston as they finished just 1 for 7 with a man advantage. Their lone goal came from Johnny Boychuck who was found from Kyle Okposo.
Back on October 17th, the Islanders knocked off San Jose 6-3 in a game where Captain John Tavares had 2 assists. Tavares has been held scoreless for four straight though and continues to struggle.
San Jose can relate to the the Islanders problems on the power play.
As the Sharks sit in a 3-7 state over their last 10 games, they have converted on just 2 power plays out of 27. San Jose went 0 for 4 in their 1-0 loss to Anaheim on Saturday and are now 0 for 11 in the month of November where they are 2-2.
San Jose C Joe Pavelski leads the way for San Jose with 8 goals on the season and found the back of the net once in the teams’ first meeting back on October 17th.
San Jose will also receive a boost with the return of C Melker Karlsson. The center was recalled from the AHL and will be dressed and ready to go on Tuesday.
The Sharks will look to improve on their 3-4 home record that has seen them score just 2.29 goals for. They’ve been able to grab 3 wins as they have allowed just 2.29 goals against as well.
NHL Handicapping Trends
Islanders are 5-0 in their last 5 vs. Western Conference.
Islanders are 5-2 in their last 7 when their opponent scores 2 goals or less in their previous game.
Islanders are 2-6 in their last 8 road games
Sharks are 19-7 in their last 26 games playing on 2 days rest.
Sharks are 5-2 in their last 7 home games vs. a team with a losing road record.
Free NHL Hockey Prediction: San Jose ML
New York just simply cannot find the back of the net, something they’ve never had this much of a problem doing. With San Jose at home and the Islanders mere 2-2-0-1 away from Brooklyn, the Sharks at nearly a pickem is a nice play.
4* Free NHL Betting Pick: San Jose 4- New York 1
The Sharks get a bit of revenge from the October 17th meeting as they even the season series at 1 a piece.
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