Friday, February 17, 2017
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The Colorado Avalanche head to PNC Arena to take on the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday, February 17, 2017. The opening line for this contest has the Avalanche at +197 and the Hurricanes at -220. The over/under has been set at 5.5.
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Colorado comes into this game having played 54 games. They have an overall record of 15-37-2 and away from home they have a record of 8-18-1. The currently are 7th in the Central Division. They've scored 109 goals and surrendered 184 goals for a point differential of -75. The Avalanche have an overall record of 2-8-0 in their last 10 games. For the season they have an ATS record of 15-39 and an over/under record of 22-23-9. Carolina shows up with a record of 24-22-7 including 17-6-1 at home this season. They are 8th in the Metropolitan Division. They've scored 140 goals and surrendered 156 for a goal differential of -16. The Hurricanes have a record of 3-7-0 in their last 10 contests. Their record against the spread is 22-29 while their over/under record sits at 23-22-8.
Nathan MacKinnon has accumulated 38 total points this season for the Avalanche. He has 12 goals this season with 183 shots on goal giving him a shooting percentage of 7%. He has a total of 26 assists on the season and averages 20 minutes played per game. Matt Duchene has averaged 18 minutes of ice time per game this year. In that time he has a shooting percentage of 13% by scoring 15 goals on 116 shots. He has 18 assists giving him a total of 33 points on the season. Calvin Pickard has 9 wins and 17 losses this season in net for the Avalanche. He has had 853 shots against him and has given up 82 goals. He has made 771 saves for a save percentage of 90%.
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Jeff Skinner has accumulated 37 total points this season for the Hurricanes. He has 18 goals this season with 181 shots on goal giving him a shooting percentage of 10%. He has a total of 19 assists on the season and averages 18 minutes played per game. Victor Rask has averaged 18 minutes of ice time per game. In that time he has a shooting percentage of 11% by scoring 13 goals on 122 shots. He has 19 assists giving him a total of 32 points on the season. Cam Ward has 21 wins and 17 losses this season in net for the Hurricanes. He has had 1,224 shots against him and has given up 116 goals. He has made 1,108 saves for a save percentage of 91%.
The Avalanche have 32 total points this season. They have scored 109 goals while giving up 184 goals. They have had 168 power play opportunities and have scored 25 goals on those chances for a percentage of 15%. The Avalanche have allowed 200 power play opportunities and given up 44 goals on those chances for a penalty kill percentage of 78%. They average 28 shots per game and as a team are shooting 7.14% for the season to this point. They allow 32 shots to their opposition per contest and have a team save percentage of 90%.
The Hurricanes have a total of 55 points on the season. They have 27 power play goals on 157 opportunities thus far for a percentage of 17%. They have allowed 137 power play opportunities and have given up 19 goals on those chances for a penalty kill percentage of 86%. As a team, the Avalanche have a total of 140 goals scored while they've given up 156 goals to this point. They average 30 shots per contest and have a team shooting percentage of 8.87%. As a team they give up 28 shots per game and have a save percentage of 90%.
Colorado has a Corsi percentage of 47.5% as they've attempted 2,790 shots on net at full strength while they've given up 3,079 shots on net in the same situations. Their Fenwick percentage is at 47.2% as they have 2,099 attempts while they've given up 2,346 shots on the defensive end. The Avalanche start possessions in the offensive zone 48.6% of the time while their defensive zone percentage is at 51.4% for the season. They have 1,768 face off wins compared to 1,535 losses, meaning their faceoff win percentage is 53.5%. On defense Colorado has 1,199 hits and they've blocked 733 shots from the opposition.
Carolina has attempted 3,057 shots at full strength and they've given up 2,796 attempts, meaning their Corsi percentage is at 52.2% for the season. In terms of Fenwick percentage, they currently are at 51.6% as they have 2,219 shots while they've given up 2,084 attempts on defense. The Hurricanes have an offensive zone percentage of 57% and their defensive zone percentage is 43% so far this season. They have a faceoff win percentage of 52% as they've compiled 1,548 face off wins this season and they have suffered 1,429 face off losses. On defense Carolina has blocked 712 shot attempts and they have 946 hits as a unit.
Colorado Avalanche Betting Trends
The Colorado Avalanche are 15-39 straight up
The Colorado Avalanche are 22-23-9 against the over/under
Carolina Hurricanes Betting Trends
The Carolina Hurricanes are 22-29 straight up
The Carolina Hurricanes are 23-22-8 against the over/under
Colorado Avalanche Injuries
12/04/16 D Erik Johnson Fibula out indefinitely
02/14/17 RW Rene Bourque Concussion "?" Thursday vs Buffalo
01/26/17 GO Semyon Varlamov Hip out for season
Carolina Hurricanes Injuries
11/11/16 LW Bryan Bickell Illness out indefinitely
Tony's Pick: Take Colorado +197
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