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Nashville Predators vs Colorado Avalanche 05/05/2022 Tips, Betting Forecast and Analysis
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Nashville Predators vs Colorado Avalanche 05/05/2022 – On Thursday night, the Nashville Predators will be meeting the Colorado Avalanche on the ice at the Ball Arena. This will be the second game of the first round of the Western Conference NHL playoffs. The Nashville Predators finished in the fifth position of the Central Division with a record of 45-30-7. The Colorado Avalanche, on the other hand, finished first in the division with a record of 56-19-7. The Predators are hungry for a win after losing in the first game. But NHL bets today predict the Colorado Avalanche to win this one again.
Nashville Predators vs Colorado Avalanche 05/05/2022
When: Thursday, May 5, 9:30 PM ET
Where: Ball Arena, Denver, Colorado
Nashville Predators vs Colorado Avalanche 05/05/2022 Betting Odds:
The Nashville Predators are coming into this game after losing to the Avalanche embarrassingly 7-2. As a team, the Nashville Predators are scoring an average of two goals in each game and have been successful in 25 percent of their opportunities during powerplay. The lead scorer for the team is Matt Duchene who has scored 2 goals so far while Mikael Granlund has assisted 2 times. On defense, the Nashville Predators are allowing opponents to score an average of 7 goals in each game with Connor Ingram facing most of the shots.
Players to watch: M. Duchene C (G 2, A 0, PTS 2), M. Granlund C (G 0, A 2, PTS 2), R. Johansen C (G 0, A 1, PTS 1).
The Colorado Avalanche were pretty stunning in the first game with Nathan McKinnon scoring two games and also assisting once. As a team, the Colorado Avalanche have scored seven goals in each game on an average and have been successful in 40 percent of their opportunities in powerpay. The top scorer for the team is Nathan McKinnon who has scored two goals so far while Mikko Rantanen has assisted three times. On defense, the Colorado Avalanche are allowing 2 goals in each game on an average.
Players to watch: C. Makar D (G 1, A 2, PTS 3), N. MacKinnon C (G 2, A 1, PTS 3), M. Rantanen RW (G 0, A 3, PTS 3).
Nashville Predators vs Colorado Avalanche Betting Predictions
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Nashville’s last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado’s last 6 games.
Predators vs Avalanche Betting Picks
The Nashville Predators will try to prove their haters wrong in game two. But their performance in game 1 was a telltale sign of a losing team. The Colorado Avalanche are going to grab a win easily in this game as per the latest NHL picks and predictions.
Score Prediction: Avalanche 5, Predators 2.