Bookmakers have tasked Brock Nelson with beating goals, points and assists prop bets in Wednesday’s game against the Penguins. Let’s take a look at his performance this season on the ice and against the betting market.
Brock Nelson Prop Bets
Points Prop Insights
Nelson has averaged 0.6 points per game this season, 0.1 points more than Wednesday’s over/under.
Nelson has not covered his points prop bet total in more than half his games, covering only 25 out of 52 times (48.1%).
Teams are collecting 7.4 points per game against the Penguins this season, the 22nd-most given up by a squad.
Nelson has recorded 33 points, accounting for 8.2% of the Islanders’ output this season.
Nelson has averaged 17:50 of ice time in 56 games. He has scored points at a rate of 1.98 per 60 minutes.
Goals Prop Insights
Nelson’s 0.3 goals per game average is 0.2 less than his goals prop bet over/under in Wednesday’s matchup (0.50).
Nelson has hit the over on goals prop bets in just 25% of his games (13 of 52).
Opponents of the Penguins have averaged 2.8 goals per game this season, the 18th-most against any NHL squad.
Nelson has tallied 18 goals, accounting for 11.8% of the Islanders’ total this season.
Nelson has scored at a rate of 1.08 goals per 60 minutes.
Assists Prop Insights
Nelson’s year-long assists average — 0.3 per game — is 0.2 assists lower than Wednesday’s assists over/under (0.50).
In just 24.5% of his chances (13 out of 53), Nelson has covered his assists prop bet totals.
Teams are averaging 4.6 assists per game against the Penguins this season, the 22nd-most allowed by a squad.
The Islanders have totaled 248 assists so far this season. Nelson has tallied 6% of them.
Nelson has racked up 0.9 assists per 60 minutes across his 56 games.