Colorado vs Boston: prediction for the NHL game
The Avalanche take on the Bruins in the National Hockey League on January 27. What to expect from this fixture? Look out for our predictions in the article below.
Colorado are in 1st place in the Western Conference and in the overall league standings. The team seems unstoppable and their winning streak has reached seven games.
In the last two home games, the Avalanche defeated Montreal (3:2 OT) and Chicago (2:0). They conceded less than three goals in the four matches before that. Jared Bednar's men are very powerful at home - they lost only three games in regulation this season.
Boston are in 8th place in the East and cannot strengthen their standings due to the tight competition for the playoff spots. The Bruins have been showing solid results lately - they beat Washington (4:3) and Winnipeg (3:2) at home, but lost to Anaheim (3:5).
Bruce Cassidy's men also look good on their travels. On average, they score about 3-4 goals per game. The Bruins usually show their best performance in first and third periods.
In four out of five games, Colorado scored at least four goals against Boston.
In 4 out of 5 games between the clubs, more than one goal was scored in the first period.
At the moment, Colorado are on top form and should defeat Boston. The Avalanche lead the head-to-head and they have a home-court advantage.
Our prediction - Colorado to win
In recent games against Boston, Colorado scored large numbers goals. The Avalanche are among the highest-scoring teams in the NHL this season, and we belive they will score at least four goals in the upcoming fixture.
Second bet - Colorado IT over 3.5 goals