(SPORT TV@@) Ottawa Senators v Columbus Blue Jackets live free 02.04.2023
19 goals per game on the season. The Senators are 19th in goals against as they allow an average of 3. 24 goals per contest this year. Ottawa is 6th with the man advantage as they have cashed in 24. 7% of their chances with the man advantage this season. The Senators are 10th in penalty killing as they successfully navigate 81. 7% of their shorthanded situations this season. Against Toronto, Ottawa was unable to get things going offensively despite their fair share of opportunities Saturday night. The Senators held a 10-5 advantage in shots on goal in the opening period of play but the game was scoreless after the opening 20 minutes of play. In the second period, Ottawa was outshot by an 11-8 margin and they were outscored 3-0 to trail by that score at the second intermission.
The Senators entered late Saturday night 37-34-5 on the season and were sixth in the Atlantic Division standings, 44 points behind the Bruins for the division lead. They were 17 points behind the Lightning for the final guaranteed playoff spot and six behind the Panthers for the final wild card spot. Ottawa is 18th in offense as they average 3.
Ottawa Senators vs. Columbus Blue Jackets Prediction, Preview, and Odds - 4-2-2023A pair of teams outside the playoff picture in the Eastern Conference take the ice in the Buckeye State. The Ottawa Senators are on the road as they take on the Columbus Blue Jackets Sunday evening. Both teams are playing the second game of a back-to-back situation here. Ottawa was shut out as they fell 3-0 at the hands of Toronto at home Saturday night in their previous contest. Columbus was blasted 7-0 at home by Florida in their most recent game Saturday night. In the last 10 meetings between the teams, the Blue Jackets own a 5-3-2 advantage but the Senators have won three straight meetings. That includes a 5-2 home victory in the most recent meeting on March 4. I won $14, 619 in parlay tickets in the month of November, hit a 47-1 parlay to kick off the New Year plus 10 more four-teamers worth more than $10, 000 in the last six weeks! Don't miss out on another big payday! Click here to get a month of my parlays for only $50 (normally $100)! Ottawa Senators Seek Fourth Straight Win Over Blue JacketsOttawa had won two straight and three of four but couldn’t get the puck past Ilya Samsonov and the Maple Leafs in the latest chapter in the Battle of Ontario.
Michael Hutchinson made 42 saves for Columbus, who was outshot 49-21, in the loss. Daniil Tarasov is expected to get the start in goal for the Blue Jackets in this contest. Best Bets for this Game Full-Game Side Bet Insiders Status: Rating: Both teams struggled mightily in their losses on Saturday night but while the Senators at least have some faint hopes for the postseason, the Blue Jackets have seemingly been out of contention since before Thanksgiving.
The Blue Jackets entered Sunday 23-44-8 and in the basement of the Metropolitan Division, 51 points behind the division-leading Hurricanes. They are one of the two teams in the Eastern Conference to be eliminated from playoff contention. Columbus is 30th in goals per game as they put up an average of 2. 61 goals per contest. The Blue Jackets are 31st in the league in goals against as they allow an average of 3. 93 goals a game this season. Columbus is 25th in the league in power play success as they cash in 18. 9% of their chances with the man advantage this season. The Blue Jackets are 22nd in penalty killing as they successfully get through 75. 7% of their shorthanded situations on the year. In Saturday’s game against Florida, Columbus was battered from pillar to post as they looked completely outclassed in a one-sided defeat.
The Senators turned up the pressure in the final stanza, outshooting Toronto 13-4, but neither team lit the lamp, leaving the hosts on the wrong end of the scoreboard. Mads Sogaard made 13 saves on 16 shots before getting lifted after the second period. Cam Talbot stopped all four shots he faced in relief as Ottawa held a 31-20 advantage in shots on goal in the contest. Talbot is expected to get the start in goal here. No House Advantage: Bet on player over/unders VS THE HOUSE to 21x your bet OR play in PICK 'EM contests against other people! Click here to get a 1st deposit match up to $100 1st w/ promocode WandW! Columbus Blue Jackets Seeking to Play SpoilerColumbus was pasted at home by Florida Saturday night, suffering their fourth straight defeat in the process.
The Blue Jackets were outshot 13-5 in the opening period and trailed 2-0 on the scoreboard after 20 minutes of play. In the second period, Columbus was outshot 15-7 and outscored 2-0 to trail 4-0 at the second intermission. Things got no better in the final stanza as the Blue Jackets were drubbed to the tune of 21-9 in shots on goal and outscored 3-0 on the scoreboard to turn things into a complete rout.
The Senators have posted an average total of 6. 43 goals per game on the season though that number inches up slightly to an average of 6. 71 goals per game as the visiting team. Columbus comes into this game with the over putting up a 40-33-2 record in their 75 games this season. The Blue Jackets have seen an average total of 6. 62 goals per game this season though that number trends up to 6. 72 goals per game at home. That’s mainly because Columbus’ offense dries up as the visiting team as they average only 2. 41 goals per game away from home.
Ottawa has shown the ability to hang in and beat good teams this season. The Bruins have had a tough time with Ottawa, as has Toronto at times. Both those teams are infinitely more talented, not to mention successful, than Columbus. The Blue Jackets are the worst team in the Eastern Conference and they don’t have much in the way of top-level talent at most positions. Based on what we’ve seen, home ice isn’t going to help the Blue Jackets here. Take the Senators on the road as they get the win. Prediction: Ottawa Senators -165 Full-Game Total Pick Ottawa has seen the under post a 39-36-1 mark in their 76 games in relation to the total this season entering Sunday night.
With both teams playing the second game of a back-to-back, there may be a bit more passive play with dump and chase hockey. That helps keep this game under the total. Prediction: Under 7 Written By Chris King, "Chris King" Chris King has been immersed in the world of professional and collegiate sports for more than three decades. Whether it's playing pickup games or being involved in organized sports to being a fan, he's checked all the boxes. From the NFL to arena football, the NHL to the KHL, the NBA to the WNBA to college hoops, and even MLB to the KBO. If it's out there, he's covered it and bet on it as well, as Chris has been an expert bettor in his career. Before joining Winners and Whiners back in 2015, his work appeared around the internet and in print.