Hockey Prediction New York Islanders vs Colorado Avalanche December 17th
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New York Islanders Preview
Look up consistency on the Internet and most likely the New York Islanders will appear. New York enters this contest 10th in the league in scoring with 2.7 gpg and 7th in goals against as they allow 2.3 per contest. The Islanders are 12th with the man advantage as they convert 19.5 percent of their power play chances and kill off 86.3 percent of their shorthanded situations, which is 4th in the league.
New York’s leading scorer is John Tavares (13 goals, 10 assists) which is no surprise. Imagine him on a Rangers squad? Sick.
- Islanders are 5-0 in their last five vs. Central
- Islanders are 10-1 in their last 11 vs. Western Conference
- Islanders are 7-2 in their last nine overall
Colorado Avalanche Preview
Colorado finally got their shit together and confidence has been on their side. It’s funny how this sport works, slumps stop and everything starts to click. There’s no explanation besides we are all human. Not robots.
Colorado has won three straight as they downed Nashville, St. Louis and Chicago, all on the road. The Avs enters this game 7th in the league in scoring with 2.8 goals per game and 22nd in goals against as they allow 2.8 per contest.
Colorado are just 24th with the man advantage as they score on 17 percent of their power play chances and stand 14th in penalty killing as they successfully kill off 81.3 percent of their shorthanded situations. Expect those numbers to get better if they continue their current surge.
Goaltender Semyon Varlamov is back as he’s 10-8-1 with one shutout, a 2.60 goals against average and a .914 save percentage
- Colorado are 3-7 in their last 10 at home
- Colorado are 3-8 in their last 11 vs. Metropolitan
- Colorado are 2-6 in their last eight vs. Eastern Conference
NHL Starting Goalies 12/17/15
New York Islanders – Jaroslav Halak
Colorado Avalanche – Semyon Varlamov
New York Islanders vs Colorado Avalanche Prediction 12/17/15
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