The Los Angeles Kings have paid out on the NHL betting lines in five of their last six games against the rival San Jose Sharks as those two Pacific Division teams hit the ice together in NHL betting action on Wednesday night.
The Kings and Sharks have already met twice this season, with San Jose winning 4-0 as a road underdog on October 8 and Los Angeles winning 3-1 as a home favorite on December 27. Both of those games were UNDER results on the totals.
Los Angeles Kings vs San Jose Sharks Opening Odds and Betting Line
The Los Angeles Kings were listed as 116 underdogs on the NHL hockey moneyline earlier at 5Dimes. The over under total was set at 5 before betting started earlier on Wednesday at BetOnline.
Computer Prediction: Los Angeles Kings vs San Jose Sharks Pick
Odds – VSB
prediction models pick the Sharks to win this game 2.6-2.4. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.
Los Angeles Kings vs San Jose Sharks Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
Supporters of the Los Angeles Kings have seen them go 20-14-12 so far this season, while the Sharks are at 24-17-6. In totals betting, the San Jose Sharks are 18-25-4, while the Kings are 19-18-9. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and San Jose vs Los Angeles injuries news.
This game puts the San Jose Sharks, most recently No. 12 in the Odds – VSB
NHL Power Rankings, up against the Los Angeles Kings, who rate a No. 2 in the latest survey.
How Los Angeles Kings vs San Jose Sharks Stats Matchup
The game also pits San Jose’s No. 21-ranked offense, averaging 2.7 goals per game, against a Kings defense that ranks No. 16 at 2.65 goals allowed. The Sharks power play is averaging 20.67% while the Kings defense kills off 78.52% of their penalties.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
In their last action, Los Angeles was a 2-1 loser at home against the Flames. Bettors on Calgary at +166 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
San Jose lost its last outing, a 5-2 result against the Devils on January 19. Bettors who backed the Devils at +173 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Los Angeles Kings vs San Jose Sharks Betting Odds Trends
Los Angeles is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
Los Angeles is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Los Angeles is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing San Jose
Los Angeles is 3-12 SU in its last 15 games when playing on the road against San Jose
San Jose is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
San Jose is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games at home
San Jose is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing Los Angeles
San Jose is 12-3 SU in its last 15 games when playing at home against Los Angeles
Next Betting Matchups
Los Angeles home to Chicago, Wednesday, January 28th
San Jose home to Anaheim, Thursday, January 29th