The Sharks have been one of the best home teams in the NHL this season and many gamblers who bet on NHL Playoffs action expect them to win this game on Sunday.
NHL betting playoffs numbers do give Anaheim a chance in this game. Before this NHL betting playoffs series began, the Ducks were 4-1 in their last 5 games as a road underdog. The only concern is that the Ducks are 2-6 in the last 8 meetings against San Jose. Many of the advantages in this series point to Anaheim though including defense and experience. The deciding factor could be in goal if J.S. Giguere regains his top notch form. If not, the Sharks are going to win.
The Sharks have a lot of great NHL betting playoffs stats on their side as well. The Sharks are 41-12 in their last 53 games as a home favorite. The Sharks are 20-7 in their last 27 Conference Quarterfinals NHL betting playoffs matchups. The Sharks are 13-5 in their last 18 vs. the Pacific.
In regards to the NHL betting playoffs total for this matchup we see that the Over was 5-0 in the Ducks last 5 road games, and 4-1 in the Ducks last 5 vs. the Pacific Division as NHL betting playoffs numbers indicate. The Under is 5-2-1 in the Ducks last 8 NHL betting playoffs games as an underdog.
The Over is 4-1-3 in the Sharks last 8 NHL betting playoffs games as a favorite. A couple of NHL betting playoffs trends do point to the under though as The Under is 19-7-2 in the Sharks last 28 vs. the Pacific. Hockey lovers that bet on NHL Playoffs action should be aware that the Under is 13-3-2 in the last 18 meetings between Anaheim and San Jose. This trend may not continue unless Anaheim gets better goaltending than they got for most of this season as J.S. Giguere did not have one of his better seasons.
The Ducks and Sharks should play a very competitive series that gamblers who bet on NHL Playoffs action will enjoy. You don’t want to miss out on any of the NHL betting playoffs action so make sure you open an account at SBG Global and bet on NHL Playoffs today.