NHL Betting: Will the Coyotes Get Off the Mark Against the Ducks?

Oct 10, 2018 03:40 PM EDT
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Matt Kartozian, USA Today Sports. Pictured: Oliver Ekman-Larsson

Betting odds: Arizona Coyotes at Anaheim Ducks

  • Coyotes moneyline: +144
  • Ducks moneyline: -159
  • Over/Under: 5.5 (+110/-130)
  • Puck drop: Wednesday, 10 p.m. ET

>> All odds as of 10 p.m. ET on Tuesday. Download The Action Network App to get real-time NHL odds and track your bets


The Arizona Coyotes have yet to score this season — albeit in two games — so a matchup with the league’s best goalie isn’t exactly what the doctor ordered.

John Gibson has started the season in spectacular fashion for the undefeated Ducks, posting a .964 5v5 save percentage (SV%) and 4.39 Goals Saved Above Average (GSAA) in three starts.

Gibson is among the league’s best goalies but he’s not going to keep standing on his head. His expected save percentage (xSV%) at 5v5 is .912 and Anaheim is getting shelled every night, so it’s hard to imagine Gibson will keep posting zeros.

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