The Nashville Predators will meet Anaheim Ducks in Game 1 Western conference finals NHL pro hockey playoff Friday May 12th, 2017. NHL pick prediction odds Anaheim -115 odds with Nashville -105 odds. Goal over under odds five. It will air on NBC Sports Network. NHL pick prediction Predators at Ducks is ready and sent fast to preview readers requesting this selection.Dial 1-888-711-4311 to receive these free premium picks by phone immediately. Outside of the US and Canada to receive these free premium picks by phone with no charge Click Here.
Date: Friday May 12th, 2017
Start Time: 9PM
TV: NBC Sports Network
Point Spread Odds: Anaheim -115 odds Nashville -105 odds
Over Under Total: 5
Betting Preview: Nashville and Anaheim met three times during the regular season with each home team winning. One of the home victories by the Ducks came in a shootout.
Nashville advances into the Western conference finals after beating the St Louis Blues in six games. Predators come off the 3-1 home victory to St Louis on Sunday as a -165 betting odds favorite. Goal over under odds went under five. St Louis drew first blood at 2:04 of the first period with a goal by Paul Stastny. Predators made it 1-1 at 35 seconds of the second period with a goal by Roman Josi. The game winning goal for Nashville came at 3:15 by Ryan Johansen. Predators Calle Jarnkrok added an empty netter and the Predators advance.
St Louis outshot Nashville by a 24-18 margin. Predators goalie Pekka Rinne ran his record to 8-2 in the playoffs as he turned away 23 of 24 shots. For the playoffs Rinne has a goal against average of 1.37. Nashville enters the Western conference finals for the first time in their history. Predators went 0 of 4 on the power play while St Louis was 0 of 1.
Anaheim eliminated the Edmonton Oilers in seven games to enter the third round of the playoffs. Ducks come off the 2-1 home victory to the Oilers as a -121 betting odds favorite. Goal over under total went under 5.5. It was the first time in five previous tries that the Ducks won a Game 7 in the playoffs. Four of those losses came at home. Edmonton drew first blood with a goal at 3:31 of the first period by Drake Caggiula. Anaheim found the equalizer at 8:55 of the second period with a goal by Andrew Cogliano at 8:55. The game winner for Anaheim was scored by Nick Ritchie at 3:21 of the third period. Ducks did not have to kill any penalties the rest of the way and move on.
Ducks outshot Oilers 30-24 including 16-3 in the second period. John Gibson is 7-3 in the playoffs and turned away 23 of the 24 shots he faced. Gibson in this postseason has a goal against average of 2.80. Both Edmonton and Anaheim were 0 of 1 on the power play.
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