The Minnesota Wild and Anaheim Ducks will face off on Friday night at 10 p.m. EST at Honda Center in Anaheim.
The moneylines are set at Wild -165 and Ducks +140 with the O/U at 5.5.
And the BetQL Model sees 3-star value on the Wild -165 moneyline against the Ducks.
BetQL projects the Wild will score 3.3 goals to the Ducks’ 2.3 in this one. The Wild have a projected win percentage of 73.9, while the Ducks have a projected win percentage of 26.1.
The BetQL sharp bettor report shows that 89 percent of the tickets and 99 percent of the money have been on the Wild moneyline.
Another trend favoring the Wild on the moneyline is that Dallas Eakins is 19-44 (30.2 percent) after playing a home game while coaching the Ducks.
Cam Talbot is set to be starting goalie in this one for the Ducks and Anthony Stolarz is starting in goal for the Ducks. BetQL gives Talbot a B grade, while Stolarz gets a D+. The Wild's offense is also given an A grade and the Ducks' offense received a D-. The Wild get a B+ in this matchup while the Ducks are looking at a D+.
The Ducks are 1-0 this season, but the BetQL Model sees 3-star value on the Wild -165 moneyline on Friday night.
The BetQL Model has gone 64-41 (61%) on Wild moneyline bets. Join BetQL for more NHL projections and picks!