Carolina Hurricanes at Ottawa Senators
|Date & Time||Sunday January 6, 2019, 7:00 AM (EST)|
Canadien Tire Centre
Ottawa +135 // Carolina +155 // over-under: 5.5
Sunday NHL action features the Carolina Hurricanes visiting the Ottawa Senators.
The Carolina Hurricanes are eyeing a 4thstraight win after upending visiting Columbus 4-2 on Friday. Columbus received second period goals from Oliver Bjorkstrand and Artemi Panarin with Sergei Bobrovsky getting the loss with three goals allowed on 16 shots before Joonas Korpisalo stopped 14-14 shots in relief.
The balanced Carolina attack saw scoring from Micheal Ferland, Dougie Hamilton, Oliver Bjorkstrand and Sebastian Aho. Aho also had an assist with Curtis McElhinney picking up the win for the Hurricanes with 22 saves.
The Ottawa Senators recent slide reached seven games after a 4-3 loss to visiting Minnesota on Saturday. Matt Duchene, Ryan Dzingel and Mark Stone supplied markers for the Senators and Anders Nilsson gave up four goals on 26 shots to get the loss.
Jared Spurgeon paced Minnesota with a pair of tallies with Jordan Greenway and Zach Parise joining the scoring column. Parise and Charlie Coyle added two assists each and Devan Dubnyk picked up the win for the Wild with 24 saves.
Under is 4-0 in Hurricanes last 4 games playing on 1 days rest and under is 11-2 in Hurricanes last 13 vs. a team with a losing record and under is 5-1 in Hurricanes last 6 Sunday games. Senators are 0-5 in their last 5 vs. Metropolitan and Senators are 0-6 in their last 6 vs. Eastern Conference and Senators are 1-4 in their last 5 home games. Hurricanes are 4-0 in the last 4 meetings and under is 5-1 in the last 6 meetings and home team is 28-8 in the last 36 meetings.
I’ll do something on the Hurricanes but small to keep me interested…