NHL Free Betting Predictions for 12-20-16

Current NHL Betting Lines from Bovada

Buffalo Sabres vs. Florida Panthers

Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Tuesday when the Buffalo Sabres and the Florida Panthers meet at BB&T Center.

Oddsmakers currently have the Panthers listed as 155-moneyline favorites versus the Sabres, while the game’s total is sitting at 5.

Last time out for Florida, they were a 3-1 winner as they battled the Avalanche on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Panthers at +105 were rewarded, while the 4 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

The Sabres were a 2-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Hurricanes. That made winners of bettors who got Carolina at -146 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for OVER bettors.

Buffalo:
Team record: 12-11-7 SU
Buffalo is 7-2 ATS in its last 9 games
Buffalo is 11-4 ATS in its last 15 games on the road
Buffalo is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road

Florida:
Team record: 14-13-5 SU
Florida is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games
Florida is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Florida’s last 5 games

Buffalo Sabres vs. Florida Panthers

Free Pick: Florida money line (-155)

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Anaheim Ducks vs. Montreal Canadiens

The fans at Bell Centre will be treated to a game between the Anaheim Ducks and the Montreal Canadiens when they take their seats on Tuesday.

Oddsmakers currently have the Canadiens listed as 175-moneyline favorites versus the Ducks, while the game’s total is sitting at 5.

Last time out for Montreal, they were a 2-1 winner as they battled the Capitals on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Canadiens at +126 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Anaheim won its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Maple Leafs on December 19. Bettors who backed the Ducks at +119 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Anaheim:
Team record: 17-11-5 SU
Anaheim is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
Anaheim is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Anaheim’s last 5 games

Montreal:
Team record: 20-7-4 SU
Montreal is 7-2 ATS in its last 9 games
Montreal is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games at home
Montreal is 15-4 SU in its last 19 games at home

Anaheim Ducks vs. Montreal Canadiens

Free Pick: Anaheim money line +145

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Colorado Avalanche vs. Minnesota Wild

The Colorado Avalanche and the Minnesota Wild will meet on the ice at Xcel Energy Center on Tuesday in a battle of division rivals.

Oddsmakers currently have the Wild listed as 240-moneyline favorites versus the Avalanche, while the game’s total is sitting at 5.

In their last action, Minnesota was a 4-1 winner at home against the Coyotes. Bettors on Minnesota at -234 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent PUSH bettors home happy as well.

Colorado was a 4-1 loser in its last match on the road against the Jets. They lost as +162 underdogs, while the total score of 5 made winners of UNDER bettors.

Colorado:
Team record: 11-18-1 SU
Current Streak: lost 3 straight games.
Colorado is 2-10 SU in its last 12 games
Colorado is 6-2 ATS in its last 8 games on the road
Colorado is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Minnesota

Minnesota:
Team record: 18-8-4 SU
Current Streak: won 7 straight games.
Minnesota is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Minnesota is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Minnesota is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games at home

Colorado Avalanche vs. Minnesota Wild

Free Pick: Colorado money line +200