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Colorado Avalanche at Minnesota Wild 4/29/22 - NHL Picks & Predictions

Minnesota Wild vs Colorado Avalanche Odds & Info

Game Minnesota Wild vs Colorado Avalanche
Date & Time Friday April 29, 2022, 8:00 PM (EDT)
Location
Xcel Energy Center Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul, USA
Latest odds
COL -130 ; O/U 6.5
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The Colorado Avalanche hosted Nashville on Thursday night before heading to Minnesota for Friday night's game against the Wild. Colorado are the leaders of the Western Conference with a 56-18-6 record. The Avalanche have won six of their last ten games and beat the Blues 5-3 on Tuesday. 

The Colorado Avalanche carry a 24-13-3 road record. Pavel Francouz will make the start in goal for Colorado. Francouz is 15-4-1 on the season with two shutouts. Francouz has allowed 48 goals and carries a 2.52 goals against average. 

The Minnesota Wild remain at home on Friday after losing 5-3 to Arizona on Tuesday. The Wild are 3rd in the Western Conference with a 51-22-7 record. Minnesota has won eight of their last ten games and carry a 29-8-2 home ice record. The Wild average 3.73 goals per game which ranks 5th best in the NHL. 

Marc-Andre Fleury will make his 56th start in goal for the Wild. Fleury is 27-23-5 on the season with four shutouts. Fleury has allowed 158 goals and carries a 2.87 goals against average.

Recent Betting Trends

  • The Avalanche are 24-13-3 on the road.
  • The Avalanche are 42-33-5 O/U.
  • The Wild are 47-30-3 O/U.
  • The Wild are 29-8-2 at home.

Free NHL Pick:

Minnesota Wild +110

The Minnesota Wild show value as a home underdog on Friday. Colorado gets caught playing on back to back nights. Get behind the home team on Friday. Final Score Prediction, Minnesota Wild win 3-2. 

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