Carolina Hurricanes at Nashville Predators 1/6/2015 Free NHL Picks & Predictions
by Guy Bruhn - 1/5/2015
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 8:00 PM ET
Bridgestone Arena in Nashville
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The Carolina Panthers will visit the the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville to take on the Predators on Tuesday night. The Panthers are coming off a 2-1 win against the Boston Bruins on Sunday night while the Predators are recipients of a shootout loss to the Anaheim Ducks by a socre of 3-4.
The under is 5-0-2 in the Hurricanes last 7 games following a win and 4-0-1 in their last 5 road games. The Hurricanes are 0-5 in their last 5 against a team with a winning record.
Alexander Semin is dealing with an upper-body injury and has missed the last six games. He is questionable to return Tuesday against the Predators. Also questionable for the Panthers is John-Michael Liles, who is suffering from the flu and has been placed on injured reserve. He is questionable to play Tuesday against the Predators.
For Nashville, the under is 2-0-2 in their last 4 home games. The over is 8-0-1 in the Predators last 9 in the third game of a 3-in-4 days situation and 3-0-1 in their last 4 overall.
Keep an eye on James Neal. Neal has missed the last two games due to a lower-body injury and is questionable to return Tuesday against the Hurricanes. Taylor Beck has also been placed on injured reserve with an illness and is questionable to play against the Hurricanes on Tuesday.
In this matchup, the Hurricanes are 4-0 in the last 4 meetings. The over is 4-0 in the last 4 meetings in Nashville and the home team is 5-1 in the last 6 meetings.
Carolina Hurricanes Betting Trends
Carolina Hurricanes are 12-27-0 Against the Spread
Carolina Hurricanes are 10-24-0 against the Over/Under
Nashville Predators Betting Trends
Nashville Predators are 25-13-0 Against the Spread
Nashville Predators are 13-19-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
12/15/14 C Andrej Nestrasil Upper Body out indefinitely
01/04/15 D John-Michael Liles Illness "?" Tuesday vs Nashville
01/04/15 LW James Neal Lower Body "?" Tuesday vs Carolina
01/04/15 LW Taylor Beck Illness "?" Tuesday vs Carolina
01/02/15 C Matt Cullen Upper Body out indefinitely
Guy's Pick: Take Nashville
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