The OVER hasn’t paid out for totals bettors at the online sportsbooks in any of the last seven games between the Los Angeles Kings and the Minnesota Wild as those two teams prepare to meet on the ice in NHL odds action on Saturday.
Los Angeles is 2-0 in its two games against Minnesota so far this season, topping the Wild 2-1 as a home favorite on October 19 and 4-0 as a road underdog on November 26. Both of those games were UNDER results, and the OVER/UNDER is 0-5-2 in the last seven games between the Kings and the Wild.
Sportsbooks such as Bodog had the Minnesota Wild as -116 Favorite earlier today. The over under opened at 5 at MyBookie for betting fans hoping to turn a profit on totals.
Computer Prediction: Los Angeles Kings vs Minnesota Wild Pick
computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 3.6-3 victory for the Wild.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Los Angeles Kings will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 37-23-14 this season, while the Wild are 43-25-7. Los Angeles is 30-30-14 on the totals; Minnesota is 28-36-11. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Minnesota vs Los Angeles injuries news.
The NHL Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Minnesota Wild rated this week at No. 12 and the Los Angeles Kings sitting at No. 6.
How Los Angeles Kings vs Minnesota Wild Stats Matchup
The game also pits Minnesota’s No. 11-ranked offense, averaging 2.87 goals per game, against a Kings defense that ranks No. 8 at 2.49 goals allowed. The Wild power play is averaging 15.49% while the Kings defense kills off 81.28% of their penalties.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Los Angeles won its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Islanders on March 26. Bettors who backed the Kings at -115 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent PUSH bettors to the payout window.
Minnesota was a 4-2 winner in its last match at home against the Flames. They won as -190 favorites, while the total score of 6 made winners of OVER bettors.
Los Angeles Kings vs Minnesota Wild Betting Odds Trends
Los Angeles is 16-7 SU in its last 23 games
Los Angeles is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Los Angeles’s last 7 games when playing Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 18 of Los Angeles’s last 25 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
Minnesota is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
Minnesota is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Minnesota’s last 7 games when playing Los Angeles
The total has gone UNDER in 18 of Minnesota’s last 25 games when playing at home against Los Angeles
Next Betting Matchups
Los Angeles at Chicago, Monday, March 30th
Minnesota home to New York, Thursday, April 2nd