Colorado Avalanche vs. Boston Bruins
|Date & Time||Thursday October 10, 2019, 9:00 PM (EDT)|
COL -120 O/U 6
The Boston Bruins look for a fourth consecutive win on Thursday during a visit to the Rocky Mountains to play the Colorado Avalanche. Boston improved to 3-0 on the season with a 4-3 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on Tuesday. Brad Marchand scored two goals and assisted on another helping lead the Bruins to the victory on the road.
Brad Marchand leads Boston in goals scored with three and in points with four. David Pastrnak is the leader in assists with two. Tuukka Rask is 2-0-0 with goals against of 2.00 and saves percentage of .937. Boston is scoring an average of 2.33 goals per game while allowing an average of 1.33 per game.
Colorado improved to 2-0 on the season Saturday with a 4-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild. Mikko Rantanen scored one goal and assisted on another, while Gabriel Landeskog’s goal late in the second period broke a tie. Philipp Grubauer stopped 29 shots in net including a pair late in the final period to preserve the win.
Mikko Rantanen leads Colorado in goals scored with three and in points with four. Nathan MacKinnon leads the Avalanche in assists with three. Philipp Grubauer is 2-0-0 with goals against of 2.50 and .918 saves percentage. Colorado is scoring an average of 4.50 goals per game while allowing an average of 2.50 per game.
Boston is 16-5 in its last 21 on the road
The UNDER has cashed in 6 of the Bruins last 8
Colorado is 17-4 in its last 21 at home
The OVER has cashed in 12 of the Avalanche’s last 18 following a win
Colorado is difficult to beat on its home ice winning 17 of its last 21. The Avalanche has won 13 of its last 16 as the favorite on home ice and 9 of its last 13 overall. Boston has lost 4 of the last 5 head-to-head with Colorado, 8 of its last 10 versus an opponent from the Central Division, and 8 of its last 10 versus an opponent from the Western Conference. Final Score Prediction, Colorado Avalanche wins 5-4