Pittsburgh Penguins vs Anaheim Ducks 2-10-23 Best Picks, Prediction and Analysis

Pittsburgh Penguins vs Anaheim Ducks 2/10/23 – Both the Anaheim Ducks and Pittsburgh Penguins will be facing off this season. The Penguins are currently in the middle of the Metropolitan Division with a record of 25-16-9, while the Ducks are last in the Pacific Division with a record 17-29-6. Both teams want to improve their divisions, and the upcoming match should prove successful. On the team’s record it’s clear that Penguins will lead in this game according to the latest NHL betting tips.

Pittsburgh Penguins vs Anaheim Ducks

Date & Time: Friday, February 10, 2023 at 10:00 PM ET

Location: Honda Center

Pittsburgh Penguins vs Anaheim Ducks Betting Odds

Penguins

Moneyline: -192

Puckline: -1.5 (+105)

Total: 4.5 over (-500)

Ducks

Moneyline: +155

Puckline: +1.5 (-125)

Total: 4.5 under (+350)

Pittsburgh Penguins vs Anaheim Ducks Analysis

The Pittsburgh Penguins are enjoying a fantastic season, with their offense scoring 3.24 goals per match. Sidney Crosby, Evegeni Malkin and Jake Guentzel have combined for 63 goals, 96 assists to the offense. Rickard Rakell, Bryan Rust and Jason Zucker have combined for 43 goals, 52 assists while Jeff Carter and Kris Letang have added eight goals, 29 assists, and 8 goals, to propel the offense above the rest. While the offense has been outstanding, defense has allowed 3.06 goals per match. Brian Dumoulin and Marcus Pettersson have combined for 4.5 defensive points shares and 193 blocked shots. However, the rest of the team has struggled, allowing the puck to flow into the offensive zone and creating open chances on the net. Casey DeSmith, the goaltender, has had a low save percentage of 0.905 and an average of 3.23 goals against on 751 shots. This is a combined score of -0.2 goals.

With their offense failing and scoring 2.44 goals per match, the Anaheim Ducks have had a disappointing season. They scored only five goals in their last two games. Troy Terry and Trevor Zegras lead the offensive line with 31 goals and 54 assists, but the rest have struggled. Four skaters have more than 11 goals and the opposing defense can stop this hapless offense. While the offense has been a problem for the Ducks, the defense has struggled to stop 3.98 goals per match. Dmitry Kulikov and Cam Fowler have combined to score 3.6 defensive points. However, the rest of the team has struggled, allowing opponents open shots on the net at will. John Gibson, the goaltender, has had an awful season with a 0.900 save rate and an average of 3.89 goals against on 1257 shots. With -7.4 goals saved more than average, Gibson is also a disaster.

Pittsburgh Penguins vs Anaheim Ducks Against the Spread

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Pittsburgh’s last 6 games. Pittsburgh are 6-12 SU in their last 18 games. Pittsburgh are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games against Anaheim. Pittsburgh are 1-8 SU in their last 9 games on the road. Pittsburgh are 11-3 SU in their last 14 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.

The total has gone OVER in 10 of Anaheim’s last 13 games. Anaheim are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games. The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Anaheim’s last 5 games against Pittsburgh. The total has gone OVER in 4 of Anaheim’s last 5 games at home. The total has gone OVER in 6 of Anaheim’s last 6 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.

Pittsburgh Penguins vs Anaheim Ducks Free Pick

While the Ducks want to win at home, the Penguins are among the best teams in the NHL. They will be looking to dominate this game.The Penguins will win the game and take control of the puckline based on the NHL betting odds and picks.

Free Pick: Pittsburgh Penguins -1.5 (+105)