Pittsburgh Penguins vs Anaheim Ducks Prediction, 1/11/2022 NHL Picks, Best Bets & Odds
Game: Pittsburgh Penguins vs Anaheim Ducks
Date: Tuesday, January 11, 2022
Location: Honda Center in Anaheim, CA
TV: Fox Sports Prime Ticket
Odds/Point Spread: Penguins (-130) Ducks (+110)
The Pittsburgh Penguins (20-9-5) are en route to Honda Center on Tuesday where they will take on the Anaheim Ducks (19-12-7). The odds on this game have Pittsburgh at -130 and Anaheim is coming in at +110. The total comes in at 6.
The Pittsburgh Penguins were on the losing side of the ice with a 3-2 defeat against the Stars in the last game they played. The Penguins offense left a lot to be desired in this loss. For the game, they scored on 2 out of the 29 shots they tried. In addition, they had 3 chances on the power play but weren't able to net one. Pittsburgh tallied 8 minutes in the box in this matchup.
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The Penguins have had 998 shots attempted against them and are the owners of a save percentage of .915. When at even strength, the Penguins have conceded 77 goals while scoring 94 of their own. Pittsburgh Penguins opponents have totaled 83 power play opportunities (30th in pro hockey) and have come away with 8 goals in those chances. For the current campaign, they have scored 45 points and their points % is .662. Pittsburgh has attempted 1,192 shots and has a shooting percentage of 9.3%. Concerning their goal scoring prowess, the Pittsburgh Penguins have accumulated 111 goals (12th in pro hockey) for the season and have given up 85. Pittsburgh has tallied 97 power play opportunities and they have scored 17 goals out of those tries, garnering them a rate of 17.53%.
The player in the crease for this game is Tristan Jarry. Jarry has taken the ice for 128 contests throughout his NHL career. He has compiled a record of 76-35-11 and got the start in 121 games. Opponents have tallied 303 goals versus Jarry in his NHL career and his goals against average per game is 2.50. Jarry has had 3,618 shots against him and he has 3,315 saves. He has a save percentage of .916 during his 7,261 mins on the ice. Over the course of his career, Jarry is sitting with 77 quality starts and his quality starts percentage is .636.
In their last contest, Anaheim faced the Red Wings in an outing where the Ducks took home the victory by a final of 4-3. They had 2 power play attempts in this game and recorded 1 goal out of those chances. The Ducks had 4 goals out of the 27 shots on goal they attempted.
The Ducks have earned 85 goals at even strength and 28 goals (6th in the NHL) while having more men on the ice. Anaheim has attempted 1,156 shots (6th in the NHL) and has accumulated a shooting percentage of 9.78%, while allowing the opposition 1,239 shots. On the season, the Anaheim Ducks have earned a total of 113 goals, 45 points, in addition to a points percentage of .592. They have earned 102 power play chances and they have a power play rate of 27.45%. They have recorded a penalty kill rate of 85.85% on their oppositions 106 opportunities on the power play, and their save percentage sits at 91.7%. They have granted a total of 103 goals to be scored by way of 88 goals at even strength and 15 goals while they had less men on the ice.
Across the ice you will find John Gibson protecting the goal. His opponents are averaging 2.58 goals per game and he has conceded 864 goals overall. Gibson's rate of quality starts is 56.3% and he has 192 quality starting assignments in his career. He has started in 341 games and has played for a total of 20,074 minutes. Gibson has earned a lifetime mark of 160-131-46 and has been in goal for 349 games. He has gathered 9,496 saves out of the 10,360 shots taken against him, which gives him a save percentage of .917.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take Anaheim (+110) and under 5.5 goals
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