Penguins Vs Avalanche: NHL Betting Lines, Odds And Trends – April 5, 2022

Written By Staff on April 4, 2022

The Penguins are -115 on the moneyline to win, while the Avalanche have -105 odds to come out on top when the teams meet on Tuesday. This matchup has an over/under of 6.

The betting facts in this article reflect odds as of April 5, 2022 at 4:13 PM ET.

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Penguins Vs. Avalanche Betting Odds

Penguins Vs. Avalanche Player Props

Injury Report as of April 5

Penguins: Nathan Beaulieu: Out (Lower Body), Kasperi Kapanen: Probable (Illness), Jason Zucker: Questionable (Leg), Brock McGinn: Out (Upper Body), Danton Heinen: Questionable (Illness), Anthony Angello: Questionable (Illness)

Avalanche: Nazem Kadri: Out (Upper Body), Ryan Murray: Out (Hand), Valeri Nichushkin: Questionable (Illness), Gabriel Landeskog: Out (Knee), Samuel Girard: Out (Lower Body), Bowen Byram: Probable (Head)

Stat Rankings

Penguins Offense Stats (Rank) Avalanche Defense
3.30 (9) Goals/Game 2.74 (7)
34.5 (7) Shots/Game 31.4 (15)
9.6% (15) Shooting % 8.7% (6)
7.7 (11) Giveaways/Game vs Takeaways/Game 7.3 (9)
Avalanche Offense Stats (Rank) Penguins Defense
3.77 (3) Goals/Game 2.61 (4)
35.3 (4) Shots/Game 30.4 (9)
10.7% (7) Shooting % 8.6% (4)
6.3 (2) Giveaways/Game vs Takeaways/Game 7.7 (7)
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Penguins And Avalanche Betting Trends

  • The Penguins have been a moneyline favorite 48 times this season, and have gone 31-17 in those games.
  • Pittsburgh has a record of 31-17 in games it has played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -115 or shorter (64.6% win percentage).
  • The Penguins have an implied moneyline win probability of 53.5% in this contest.
  • The Avalanche have won two of the four games they have played while the underdog this season.
  • Colorado has entered four games this season as an underdog by -105 or more and is 2-2 in those contests.
  • Bookmakers have implied, given the moneyline set for this matchup, that the Avalanche have a 51.2% chance to win.

Head to Head

In the most recent meeting between these squads, Colorado secured a 3-2 win. Sidney Crosby (one goal) and Michael Matheson (one goal) led the Penguins. Devon Toews and Nicolas Aube-Kubel were among the three Avalanche skaters to score one goal each.

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Result
4/2/2022 Avalanche Avalanche -1.5 6.5 3-2 COL

Penguins Leaders

  • Crosby has been important to Pittsburgh’s offense this season, putting up 72 points in 58 games.
  • With 32 goals and 36 assists, Jake Guentzel is one of the top offensive options for Pittsburgh with his 68 points (1.1 per game).
  • With 60 points through 66 games (seven goals and 53 assists), Kris Letang has been an important part of Pittsburgh’s offensive attack this season.
  • As Pittsburgh’s top goalie, Tristan Jarry has recorded 29 wins and 14 losses this season while allowing 124 goals with 1451 saves.

Avalanche Leaders

  • Nazem Kadri’s 83 points make him an important offensive option for Colorado. He has 26 goals and 57 assists in 65 games.
  • Mikko Rantanen is a top offensive contributor for Colorado with 82 total points this season. He has scored 34 goals and added 48 assists in 66 games.
  • Colorado’s Cale Makar is among the leaders on the team with 75 total points (24 goals and 51 assists).
  • Darcy Kuemper has a 32-8-0 record this season, with a .925 save percentage (fourth-best in the league). He has 1321 saves, and has allowed 107 goals (2.4 goals against average).


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