Predators vs. Canucks Prediction & Picks: Line, Spread, Over/Under – NHL Playoffs First Round Game 6

On Friday the Vancouver Canucks take the road against the Nashville Predators in Game 6 of the NHL Playoffs First Round, beginning at 7:00 PM ET on TNT, SportsNet, TVAS, BSSO, truTV, and Max. The Canucks have a 3-2 edge in the series. The Predators are favored (-125) against the Canucks (+105).

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Prepare for this NHL Playoffs First Round matchup with a glimpse at who we project to come out on top.

Predators vs. Canucks Predictions for Friday

Our computer projection model for this game calls for a final score of Predators 4, Canucks 3.

  • Moneyline Pick: Predators (-125)
  • Total Pick: Over 5.5 (computer predicts 6.1 goals on average)
  • Spread Pick: Canucks (+1.5)

Predators Splits and Trends

  • The Predators have a 47-30-5 record overall, with a 9-6-15 record in matchups that have needed overtime.
  • Nashville has 38 points (16-7-6) in the 29 games it has played that were decided by one goal.
  • In the seven games this season the Predators scored just one goal, they’ve finished 1-6-0 (two points).
  • Nashville has finished 7-15-0 in the 22 games this season when it scored exactly two goals (registering 14 points).
  • The Predators have scored more than two goals in 55 games (41-8-6, 88 points).
  • In the 33 games when Nashville has scored a single power-play goal, it registered 45 points after finishing 22-10-1.
  • In the 45 games this season in which it has outshot its opponent, Nashville is 26-16-3 (55 points).
  • The Predators have been outshot by opponents 38 times, and went 19-16-3 (41 points).

Canucks Splits and Trends

  • The Canucks have a record of 50-23-9 this season and are 7-9-16 in overtime games.
  • Vancouver has earned 49 points (21-8-7) in its 36 games decided by one goal.
  • This season the Canucks scored just one goal in 11 games and have gone 1-9-1 (three points).
  • Vancouver has earned 16 points (8-7-0 record) this season when scoring exactly two goals .
  • The Canucks have scored three or more goals in 59 games, earning 96 points from those contests.
  • This season, Vancouver has capitalized on a single power-play goal in 28 games has a record of 17-6-5 in those matchups.
  • When it outshoots its opponent this season, Vancouver has posted a record of 27-10-5 (59 points).
  • The Canucks have been outshot by opponents 43 times this season, and earned 54 points in those games.

Team Stats Comparison

Predators Rank Predators AVG Canucks AVG Canucks Rank
10th 3.24 Goals Scored 3.4 6th
13th 3.02 Goals Allowed 2.7 5th
8th 32.2 Shots 28.4 26th
23rd 30.6 Shots Allowed 28.6 6th
16th 21.56% Power Play % 22.57% 12th
22nd 76.92% Penalty Kill % 79.13% 17th

Predators vs. Canucks Game Time and TV Channel

  • When: Friday, May 3, 2024 at 7:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: TNT, SportsNet, TVAS, BSSO, truTV, and Max
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Max
  • Where: Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee

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