The Vancouver Canucks hold the slight 2-1 edge in their last three games against the Boston Bruins dating back to 2012 as those two teams hit the ice together in NHL betting action at the online sportsbooks on Friday night.
Vancouver and Boston met twice last season, with the Canucks winning 6-2 as a -117 home favorite in their first matchup and the Bruins winning 3-1 as a -230 home favorite in their second matchup. The OVER has paid out for totals bettors in three of the last five games between the teams.
Boston Bruins vs Vancouver Canucks Opening Odds and Betting Line
Sportsbooks such as Bodog had the Vancouver Canucks as -125 Favorite earlier today. The over under opened at 5 at 5Dimes for betting fans hoping to turn a profit on totals.
Computer Prediction: Boston Bruins vs Vancouver Canucks Pick
A 2.9-2.5 result in favor of the Bruins is the prediction by the Odds – VSB
handicapping pick engine. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.
Boston Bruins vs Vancouver Canucks Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Boston Bruins will look to vanquish their hosts on Friday, as they are 28-19-7 this season, while the Canucks are 30-20-3. Boston is 19-25-10 against the total, while Vancouver is 23-25-5 versus the number. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Vancouver vs Boston injuries news.
The Bruins – Canucks odds would favor the Bruins if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Vancouver is rated No. 23 in the current Odds – VSB
poll, while Boston is at No. 9.
How Boston Bruins vs Vancouver Canucks Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up the Vancouver Canucks No. 15-ranked offense (2.79 goals per game) against a Boston Bruins defense that ranks No. 6 at 2.52 goals per game allowed. The Canucks powerplay has clicked at a 18.07% rate while the Bruins have a 83.53% rate on the penalty kill.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
In their last action, Boston was a 5-3 loser at home against the Stars. Bettors on Dallas at +123 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
The Canucks were a 5-4 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Blackhawks. That made winners of bettors who got Vancouver at +182 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for OVER bettors.
Boston Bruins vs Vancouver Canucks Betting Odds Trends
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Boston’s last 10 games
Boston is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Boston is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Vancouver
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston’s last 7 games when playing on the road against Vancouver
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Vancouver’s last 7 games
Vancouver is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Vancouver’s last 7 games when playing at home against Boston
Next Betting Matchups
Boston at Calgary, Monday, February 16th
Vancouver at Calgary, Saturday, February 14th