Vegas Golden Knights (11-8) vs. Nashville Predators (10-7-1)
November 24, 2021 8:00 pm EDT
The Line: Nashville Predators -125 / Vegas Golden Knights +105; Over/Under: 5.5
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The Vegas Golden Knights and Nashville Predators meet Wednesday in NHL action at the Bridgestone Arena. The Vegas Golden Knights look for a win after winning seven of their last 10 games. The Nashville Predators look for a win after winning eight of their last 12 games.
The Vegas Golden Knights are averaging 3.1 goals per game and are scoring on 12.2 percent of their power play opportunities. Jonathan Marchessault leads Vegas with 9 goals, Chandler Stephenson has 11 assists and Reilly Smith has 58 shots on goal. Defensively, the Vegas Golden Knights are allowing 3 goals per game and are killing 82 percent of their opponent’s power plays. Robin Lehner has given up 44 goals on 503 shots faced, and Laurent Brossoit has allowed 12 goals on 134 shots.
The Nashville Predators are averaging 2.7 goals per game and are scoring on 28.9 percent of their power play opportunities. Matt Duchene leads Nashville with 12 goals, Mikael Granlund has 15 assists and Roman Josi has 55 shots on goal. Defensively, the Nashville Predators are allowing 2.8 goals per game and are killing 78 percent of their opponent’s power plays. Juuse Saros has allowed 35 goals on 438 shots faced, and Connor Ingram has allowed 6 goals on 64 shots.
The Golden Knights are 1-4 in their last 5 Wednesday games and 9-1 in their last 10 games playing on 1 days rest. The Predators are 4-0 in their last 4 home games and 9-4 in their last 13 overall. The over is 7-2-1 in Golden Knights last 10 overall. The under is 7-0 in Predators last 7 home games. The underdog is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings.
The Nashville Predators have put together some impressive results as of late, and that includes a lot of wins over winning teams. However, we’re getting a rare plus money spot with the Golden Knights, a team that makes you money and has won 10 of their last 14 games overall. You can’t go wrong with Vegas in the underdog role.