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Sharks vs. Avalanche Predictions, Odds, Preview

May 1, 2021
Matt Blunt
NHL Expert
VegasInsider.com


San Jose Sharks vs. Colorado Avalanche Predictions

Score Prediction Avalanche 5 Sharks 4

Here we go again with that situation I've discussed a few times in recent weeks with the Sharks off a game where they scored one goal or less. Had a power-play goal not been called back with about 10 minutes left because of offside last night, who knows if the Sharks could have fought back in the game because defensively they did alright.

I doubt that effort repeats itself against a Colorado team that has gotten healthy and shook off the rust last night. San Jose's scored so many goals in this spot in the past that a team total 'over' with the Sharks is also a possibility, but there is no need to be too high on the Sharks side overall. The 'over' still has a great chance to cash if Colorado gives dominant offensive performance from the outset.

San Jose Sharks vs. Colorado Avalanche Best Bets

  • OVER

The Colorado Avalanche host the San Jose Sharks on Saturday night inside Ball Arena, where the Avs have won 11 straight games played at night. (AP)

San Jose Sharks vs. Colorado Avalanche Betting Analysis

Colorado sits in second place of the West Division standings with a 32-12-4 record. San Jose is currently sitting in the sixth position of the West Division table with a 20-25-5 record. Colorado is currently 23 points ahead of San Jose.

  • Venue: Ball Arena
  • Location: Denver, Colorado
  • Time: 8:00 p.m. ET

San Jose Sharks vs. Colorado Avalanche Form

San Jose is coming off a 0-3 loss to the Colorado Avalance, snapping a two-game winning streak for the Sharks. Colorado's 0-3 win over San Jose snapped a three-game losing streak for the Avalanche.

San Jose Sharks vs. Colorado Avalanche Head To Head

Colorado has shutout San Jose in two straight games, as well as three of the last four meetings. The goal total, as a result, has gone UNDER in three of the last four games between both clubs.

San Jose Sharks vs. Colorado Avalanche Game Odds

  • Sharks +230
  • Avalanche -275
  • Sharks (+1.5) -105
  • Avalanche (-1.5) -115
  • Over 6 -120
  • Under 6 +100

Odds per BetMGM - Subject to Change


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