Making on a bet on this NHL game featuring the Kraken versus the Kings? The puck drops at 9:30 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on Max. The game will be played at Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles, CA. The over/under for this game is set at 5.5 goals, and the Kings are favored by -1.5 against the Kraken in a Pacific division matchup.

SEATTLE KRAKEN VS LOS ANGELES KINGS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Los Angeles Kings -1.5

This game will be played at Crypto.com Arena at 9:30 ET on Wednesday, April 3rd.

WHY BET THE LOS ANGELES KINGS:

  • Based on our analysis, we foresee the Kings winning the game with a predicted score of 4-2.
  • Take the Kings on the moneyline
  • The Kings should also cover at -1.5

Does Seattle Stand a Chance on the Road?

Seattle enters this game with a record of 31-30-13, putting them in 11th place in the Western Conference. In the Pacific Division, the Kraken are in 5th place with a record of 11-12. On the road this season, Seattle has gone 15-13-7.

Over their last ten games, the Kraken have gone just 3-7, and they have lost two of their last three games. As the underdog this season, Seattle has gone 16-22-9, and they have been the underdog in 47 of their 74 games.

As the underdog, Seattle has gone 29-18 vs. the puck line this season. Overall, the Kraken’s puck line record is 41-33, and they have dropped 24 games by more than one goal.

Seattle’s average scoring differential on the road is -.3 goals per game, and they have gone 7-3 vs. the puck line in their last ten road games. So far, the Kraken have 19 wins by multiple goals.

On average, Seattle’s games have finished with 5.5 goals per game. The season’s average over/under line stands at 6. In total, the Kraken come in with an over/under record of 32-38-4.

When looking at their past three road matchups, Seattle has an puck line record of 2-1 while averaging 2 per game. The team went 1-2 overall in these games.

When looking at their offense, the Kraken have an average of 2.6 goals per game this season, positioning themselves 29th in the NHL. In terms of shots on goal per game, they are ranked 24th in the league. Seattle’s offense comes into the game ranked 18th in power play goals. And in terms of shorthanded goals, they are 24th in the NHL.

The leading scorer for Seattle’s offense is Jared McCann. Coming into the game he has 28 goals, ranking 41st in the NHL. Along with his scoring, he has come up with 31 assists so far.

Defensively, the Kings are currently 29th in goals allowed. On average, opponents are taking 28.2 shots per game against Los Angeles. They also are 3rd in shutouts, coming in with 7 shutouts.

Goalie Joey Daccord gets the start and has made 43 starts this season. His record at this point is 18-16, and his save percentage is 0.875%.

Will Los Angeles Win at Home?

At home this season, the Kings have gone 17-11-7, and they have won their last four games at home. Over their last ten games, the Kings have gone 5-5, and they have lost three straight games. For the season, Los Angeles has gone 38-25-11.

Against other teams in the Western Conference, the Kings have gone 21-21, and they are in 8th place in the conference. In the Pacific Division, Los Angeles is in 4th place with a record of 10-10. As the favorite, the Kings have gone 26-16-7 this season.

On the season, the Kings have a puck line record of 35-39 and a puck line record at home of 15-20. So far, they have had 25 wins by multiple goals and 13 wins by just one goal.

Over their last ten games at home, the Kings have a puck line record of 5-5, and their average scoring margin at home this year is +.5 goals per game. In their last ten games overall, the Kings have a puck line record of 5-5.

This season, Los Angeles’ games are averaging 5.8 goals per game. Their average over/under line is 6.1. The Kings currently have an over/under record of 28-43-3.

Across their last three road contests, Seattle has a 2-1 record vs the spread. Their overall mark in these games was 1-2, while averaging 2 goals per game.

On the offensive side, the Kings are scoring an 3.1 goals per game this season, ranking 18th in the NHL. When it came to shots on target per game, they are 8th in the league. In terms of power play goals, the Kings offense is 15th in power play goals. As for shorthanded goals, they are 7th in the NHL.

Los Angeles will be looking for a good game from Trevor Moore who leads the team in scoring with 26 goals, ranking 57th in the NHL. In addition to his goal scoring, Moore has 24 assists this season.

Defensively, the Kings are currently 29th in goals allowed. On average, opponents are taking 28.2 shots per game against Los Angeles. They also are 3rd in shutouts, coming in with 7 shutouts.

Goalie Cam Talbot comes into the game having made 46 starts this season. So far, his record is 23-18 and he has a save percentage of 0.893%.