The uprising Anaheim Ducks are hosting the Vancouver Canucks in Honda Center in Anaheim, CA, on December 29, 2021.
- Anaheim Ducks vs Vancouver Canucks
- NHL – Regular season
- Date – 29/12/2021
- Starting time – 10 PM ET
- Venue: Honda Center, Anaheim, CA
Anaheim Ducks Stats & Form
After four games have been postponed, the Anaheim Ducks are back in the Honda Center to host the Canucks. The Ducks are currently second in the Pacific Division and third in the Western Conference with a 17-9-6 record.
Anaheim is coming off a surprising 6-5 overtime home loss to the Arizona Coyotes.
Hampus Lindholm had two goals and an assist for Anaheim, which had won four of its last five coming into the game. Trevor Zegras had a goal and an assist, and Kevin Shattenkirk and Derek Grant also scored.
The Ducks are 7-1-2 against the rest of their division. Anaheim is sixth in the Western Conference averaging 5.2 assists per game, led by Ryan Getzlaf with 0.7.
Troy Terry has 30 total points for the Ducks, 18 goals and 12 assists. Sonny Milano has three goals over the last 10 games for Anaheim.
Anaheim Ducks News
Josh Mahura and Adam Henrique will not suit up for the Ducks against Vancouver.
Vancouver Canucks Stats & Form
The Vancouver Canucks are one of the biggest disappointments this season in the NHL as they are seventh in the Pacific Division and 13th in the Western Conference with a 14-15-2 record.
After losing nine of ten games, Vancouver has won eight of their last nine games.
Most recently, the Canucks defeated the San Jose Sharks 5-2.
Brock Boeser scored twice and the Vancouver Canucks won their sixth straight game since coach Bruce Boudreau took over.
Bo Horvat, J.T. Miller and Jason Dickinson also scored as the Canucks extended their resurgence since Boudreau replaced the fired Travis Green three weeks ago. Thatcher Demko made 34 saves for Vancouver.
The Canucks are 3-3-2 against Pacific teams. Vancouver is 28th in the NHL with 33.3 shots per game and is averaging 2.5 goals.
J.T. Miller leads the Canucks with 10 goals and has 32 points. Brock Boeser has five goals and four assists over the last 10 games for Vancouver.
Vancouver Canucks News
Tyler Myers and Brad Hunt are out for Vancouver for the match against Anaheim.
Anaheim Ducks vs Vancouver Canucks Head-to-Head Stats
The Anaheim Ducks have won the last five and eight of the last ten against the Canucks. These two already played twice this season with the Ducks winning 5-1 and 3-2 in overtime. Six of their last ten matchups have finished under 5.5 goals.
Anaheim Ducks vs Vancouver Canucks Betting Odds
According to the odds, this game will be a close one. Anaheim is a slight favorite with 123 odds and Vancouver is at 167. The draw is set at 330.
The total goals margin is set at 5.5 with -104 to go over and -118 for under.
The Anaheim Ducks are clearly the better team which they proved in the first two games against Vancouver this season. The Canucks have played great before the break but their winning streak will snap when they visit Anaheim. The Ducks are +14 at home while the Canucks are -9 on the road which is another reason why you should place your bet on Anaheim’s win.
- Tip Quote (Home team win): 123 by 22bet
- Tip Quote (Draw): 330 by 22bet
- Tip Quote (Away team win): 167 by 22bet
- Expert betting tip: Anaheim Ducks to win (123 by 22bet)