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Carolina Hurricanes vs Columbus Blue Jackets 03/25/2021 Forecast, Hockey Analysis and Results
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Carolina Hurricanes vs Columbus Blue Jackets 03/25/2021 – The nhl betting site continues to take its course as Carolina Hurricanes take on Columbus Blue Jackets from Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. The Hurricanes will take the road in this game to square off in an entertaining Central Division play. Carolina Hurricanes are holding the second spot in their division and they look forward to continuing their success. As for the Blue Jackets, they look forward to rebounding from their last defeat. Columbus Blue Jackets are holding the fifth spot in the Central Division play.
Carolina Hurricanes vs Columbus Blue Jackets 03/25/2021
When: Thursday, March 25, 7:00 PM ET
Where: Nationwide Arena, Columbus, Ohio
Carolina Hurricanes vs Columbus Blue Jackets 03/25/2021 Betting Odds:
The Carolina Hurricanes will enter this game holding a 21-7-3 record on the season. Carolina is a dominant team as they trail the Lightning in the top spot and are ahead of the Panthers in the third. In their last game, they took out the Blue Jackets with a final score of 3-0. The Hurricanes have a neat defensive unit that is surrendering just 2.48 per game to opponents. From the offensive side, they are scoring an average of 3.23 per game. When it comes to their penalty kill, they are touching an average of close to 83 percent.
Players to watch: S. Aho RW (G 13, A 17, PTS 30), D. Hamilton D (G 3, A 22, PTS 25), V. Trocheck C (G 13, A 11, PTS 24).
Columbus Blue Jackets
The Blue Jackets were unable to do much in their last game against Carolina’s powerful offense. Columbus will enter this game holding a record of 13-13-7. Columbus is trailing Chicago Blackhawks in the fourth and is ahead of the Predators in the sixth spot. The Blue Jackets are touching an average of 2.55 goals per game with their offense. From the defensive end, they are surrendering an average of 3.12. When it comes to their penalty kill, the Blue Jackets are touching an average of 74 percent.
Players to watch: O. Bjorkstrand RW G 11 A 16 PTS 27, C. Atkinson RW G 11 A 10 PTS 21, J. Roslovic C G 5 A 15 PTS 20.
Carolina Hurricanes vs Columbus Blue Jackets Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Carolina’s last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Columbus’ last 5 games.
Hurricanes vs Blue Jackets Betting Picks
The 2021 nhl betting odds are once again in favor of Carolina Hurricanes to win this game and cover the spread. The Hurricanes have a strong shooting unit and they will prevent the Blue Jackets from scoring in big numbers. Back Carolina to win and cover.
Score Prediction: Carolina Hurricanes 5, Columbus Blue Jackets 2.