The San Jose Sharks are just 2-5 in their last seven games against the Los Angeles Kings as those two division rivals meet outside at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara in marquee NHL betting action at the sportsbooks on Saturday night.
San Jose and Los Angeles last met on January 21, with the Sharks pulling out a 4-2 home victory at -110 on the NHL odds in that OVER result for totals bettors. The OVER has now gone 6-3-1 in the last 10 games between the Sharks and the Kings at the books dating back to last year’s playoffs.
Los Angeles Kings vs San Jose Sharks Opening Odds and Betting Line
If you’re backing the visiting Los Angeles Kings in this one, they Kings listed earlier today as favorites of -108 at most Sportsbooks, including Bodog. Those over/under total betting saw the number open in the area of 5, depending on the book.
Computer Prediction: Los Angeles Kings vs San Jose Sharks Pick
Odds – VSB
computer prediction formulas pick a 3-2.8 win for the Kings on Saturday. 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
The San Jose Sharks currently sport a record of 30-22-8. The Los Angeles Kings are 27-18-12. Betting totals have seen the Sharks post a 28-27-5 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Kings have gone 24-22-11 against the number. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and San Jose vs Los Angeles injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 12 (San Jose Sharks) and the No. 11 (Los Angeles Kings) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
How Los Angeles Kings vs San Jose Sharks Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up the San Jose Sharks No. 14-ranked offense (2.83 goals per game) against a Los Angeles Kings defense that ranks No. 10 at 2.65 goals per game allowed. The Sharks powerplay has clicked at a 20.97% rate while the Kings have a 78.74% rate on the penalty kill.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Kings were a 4-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Avalanche. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at -136 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for OVER bettors.
San Jose was a 5-2 winner in its last match on the road against the Stars. They won as -105 underdogs, while the total score of 7 made winners of OVER bettors.
Los Angeles Kings vs San Jose Sharks Betting Odds Trends
Los Angeles is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Los Angeles is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing San Jose
San Jose is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Jose’s last 5 games
San Jose is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing Los Angeles
Next Betting Matchups
Los Angeles home to Detroit, Tuesday, February 24th
San Jose home to Detroit, Thursday, February 26th