Seattle Kraken vs Minnesota Wild 3/27/2023 – Xcel Energy Center will play venue to a matchup between the Seattle Kraken and the Minnesota Wild on Monday night. The Seattle Kraken is an overall 40-24-8 on the scoreboard and is fourth in the Pacific Division. The Minnesota Wild is adamantly placed in the top position of the Central Division with 42-22-9 on the season. The Kraken is eager to build on their win against the Predators from the last game. However, the Minnesota Wild is expected to easily grab a win here according to the most recent NHL betting stats.
Seattle Kraken vs Minnesota Wild 3/27/2023
When: Monday, March 27, 8:00 PM ET
Where: Xcel Energy Center
Seattle Kraken vs Minnesota Wild 3/27/2023 Betting Odds:
|Kraken||+1.5 (-225)||6 o (-105)||+115|
|Wild||-1.5 (+185)||6 u (-115)||-135|
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— x – Seattle Kraken (@SeattleKraken) March 26, 2023
The Seattle Kraken has won three games out of their last five played, the latest victory coming against the Nashville Predators with a final score of 7-2. The Kraken is scoring an average of 3.51 goals in each game and has been successful in 19.2 percent of their opportunities during powerplay. The Seattle offense in this hockey season is being headed by Vince Dunn who has accumulated a total of 60 points along with 13 goals. On defense, the Kraken is allowing opponents to score an average of 3.15 goals in every game played.
Players to watch: Vince Dunn D (G 13, A 47, PTS 60, Jared McCann LW (G 35, A 24, PTS 59, Jordan Eberle RW (G 16, A 39, PTS 55
The Minnesota Wild was paired with the Chicago Blackhawks in their previous game and managed to win 3-1. The Wild is putting up an average of 2.90 goals in each game and have been successful in 21.8 percent of their opportunities during powerplay. The Minnesota offense this season is being headed by Kirill Kaprizov who has contributed a total of 74 points to the team and managed to score 39 goals so far. Defense-wise, the Wild is allowing their opponents to score an average of 2.64 goals in every game played.
Players to watch: Kirill Kaprizov LW (G 39, A 35, PTS 74, Mats Zuccarello RW (G 22, A 42, PTS 64, Joel Eriksson Ek C (G 23, A 33, PTS 56
Seattle Kraken vs Minnesota Wild Betting Predictions
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Seattle’s last 9 games.
Seattle are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Seattle’s last 8 games against an opponent in the Western Conference.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Seattle’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Central Division.
Seattle are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games played on a Monday.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Minnesota’s last 9 games.
Minnesota are 14-5 SU in their last 19 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Minnesota’s last 19 games at home.
Minnesota are 9-2 SU in their last 11 games against an opponent in the Western Conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Pacific Division.
Minnesota are 15-5 SU in their last 20 games played in March.
Kraken vs Wild Betting Picks
The Seattle Kraken is doing alright in terms of offense but is allowing too many pucks to get past the pipes. The Wild, on the other hand, seems to be a lot better balanced as a team. The Minnesota Wild will win this game as predicted by the latest NHL betting trends.
Score Prediction: Wild 4, Kraken 3.