NHL Matchups  >>  Los Angeles Kings vs. Minnesota Wild Preview 04/23/2013

The Los Angeles Kings and the Minnesota Wild will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at Xcel Energy Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Kings listed as 116-moneyline favorites versus the Wild, while the game's total is sitting at 5.
Last time out for Los Angeles, they were a 4-3 winner as they battled the Stars at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Kings at -200 were rewarded, while the 7 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
In their last action, Minnesota was a 4-1 loser at home against the Flames. Bettors on Calgary at +245 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent PUSH bettors home happy as well.
Minnesota:
Team record: 24-18-3 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 16 of last 22 games when playing at home against Los Angeles
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games when playing Los Angeles
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Los Angeles
is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games

When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Florida are 3-3-2
After playing Calgary are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5

Los Angeles:
Team record: 26-14-5 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 8 of last 11 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 16 of last 22 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games when playing Minnesota

When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Dallas are 5-5
After playing Dallas are 3-7
After a win are 5-5


NEXT UP:
Los Angeles at Detroit, Wednesday, April 24
Minnesota home to Edmonton, Friday, April 26