NHL Picks: Wild vs Kings

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As the Wild hit the road, they face a formidable opponent in the Kings. Can the Kings emerge victorious? In this NHL Picks: Wild vs Kings article, I will give you the best picks and all the information about both teams.

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Minnesota Wild vs Los Angeles Kings

Amidst the frenetic action of the NHL season, the Minnesota Wild find themselves perched at the 10th spot in the Western Conference standings with a record of 38-33-9. Despite their middling position, the Wild have showcased offensive prowess, netting an average of 3.03 goals per game. However, their defensive efforts have left something to be desired, conceding an average of 3.19 goals against per game, presenting a formidable challenge as they navigate through the competitive Western Conference landscape.

In contrast, the Los Angeles Kings hold a more favorable position, currently occupying the seventh spot in the Western Conference standings with an impressive record of 43-26-11. Fresh off a triumphant victory against the Anaheim Ducks, with a decisive 3-1 scoreline, the Kings exude confidence as they prepare for their next challenge. This season, the Kings have proven to be a force to be reckoned with on both ends of the ice, averaging 3.10 goals per game while boasting an enviable defensive record, allowing a mere 2.54 goals against per game.

 

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Minnesota Wild vs Los Angeles Kings
SportsbookMinnesota Wild Moneyline OddsLos Angeles Kings Moneyline Odds
BetOBet+138-172
iBet+138-164
PowerPlay SportsTBCTBC
Odds were correct at the time of writing. Please check the specific site for the most up-to-date odds.
SportsbookMinnesota Wild Puck Line OddsLos Angeles Kings Puck Line Odds
BetOBet(-208) +1.5(+139) -1.5
iBet(-182) +1.5(+148) -1.5
PowerPlay SportsTBCTBC
Odds were correct at the time of writing. Please check the specific site for the most up-to-date odds.

How the game will play out

With the Los Angeles Kings hosting the game in their home arena, my anticipation leans towards them securing the victory.

My pick: The Los Angeles Kings to win this game.

Minnesota Wild Injury Report

  • Frederick Gaudreau
  • Mats Zuccarello
  • Marcus Foligno
  • Jared Spurgeon

Los Angeles Kings Injury Report

  • Anze Kopitar
  • Alex Turcotte
  • Carl Grundstrom
  • Pheonix Copley

These were my NHL Picks: Wild vs Kings. You can check our online sportsbook reviews for all the details about Canadian sportsbooks. Have a look at SNNOW to watch all NHL games.

About the Author

João Pedro Freitas

João Pedro Freitas has been working in online gambling since 2022, being the most recent addition to the team. He loves to write sports articles and likes to analyse all kinds of sports, especially soccer and UFC. João focuses on writing content and creating strategies to ensure that the team is up to date on all Canadian and American sports.
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