Los Angeles Kings vs. Nashville Predators - 10/31/15 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Nashville Predators (7-1-1) at Los Angeles Kings (6-3-0)
NHL Hockey: Saturday, October 31, 2015 at 4:00 pm (STAPLES Center)
The Line: Los Angeles Kings -125 / Nashville Predators +113 --- Over/Under: 5 See the Latest Odds
The Nashville Predators pay a visit to the Staples Center to take the ice with the Los Angeles Kings.
The red hot Nashville Predators look to continue their winning ways when they travel to the Staples Center on Saturday afternoon. The Predators should have some momentum after scoring a 2-1 victory a the SAP Center where they failed to score on San Jose in two meetings a season ago. This time it was the Sharks who had offensive woes with Joe Pavelski scoring the lone goal but netminder Martin Jones was on his own with 22 stops resulting in a loss. The Predators received a first period tally from Eric Nystrom with Callie Jamkrok scoring the winner in the third while Pekka Rinne picked up the win with stops.
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The Los Angeles Kings look to stay hot when Nashville pays a visit to the Staples Center on Saturday. The surging Kings won number five in row with a 4-1 victory at Winnipeg on Tuesday. Milan Lucic scored the winner late in the third period while Jake Muzzin also lit the lamp with Tyler Toffoli and Trevor Lewis finding the empty net. Jonathan Quick was stellar between the pipes with 25 saves with Nikolaj Ehlers the only Jet to beat him. Winnipeg also received great goaltending from Ondrej Pavelec who allowed two goals on 30 shots.
The Predators are 5-0 in their last 5 vs. a team with a winning record and the under is 4-0 in Predators last 4 after scoring 2 goals or less in their previous game while the Predators are 5-0 in their last 5 after scoring 2 goals or less in their previous game. The Kings are 6-0 in their last 6 overall and are 4-0 in their last 4 vs. Central while the are 5-0 in their last 5 vs. Western Conference. The Predators are 5-0 in the last 5 meetings and are 4-1 in the last 5 meetings in Los Angeles while the over is 6-2 in the last 8 meetings in Los Angeles. The trends say Nashville and the over but no goalies have been confirmed…