Red Wings vs. Kraken Player Props & Predictions – Monday, Feb. 19

Apr 22, 2023; Seattle, Washington, USA; Seattle Kraken defenseman Vince Dunn (29) passes the puck against the Colorado Avalanche in game three of the first round of the 2023 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Climate Pledge Arena.
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We have your Detroit Red Wings vs. Seattle Kraken prop betting and game preview needs covered as the Detroit Red Wings hit the road to face the Seattle Kraken.

The Detroit Red Wings (28-20-6) are set to clash with the Seattle Kraken (23-21-10) in an intriguing NHL showdown. With both teams eager to secure a win to bolster their playoff aspirations, this matchup promises to be a competitive battle on the ice.

Detroit Red Wings vs. Seattle Kraken Odds Info

Moneyline: Detroit Red Wings +110 (DraftKings) / Seattle Kraken -130 (DraftKings)

Puck Line: -1.5 – Detroit Red Wings -210 (BetMGM) / Seattle Kraken +180 (FanDuel)

Total: 6.0 – +100 (BetMGM) / -120 (BetMGM)

Game Info

Date: Monday, Feb. 19

Time: 03:30 PM

Location: Climate Pledge Arena – Seattle, WA


Detroit Red Wings Betting Trends

  • This season, the Detroit Red Wings have hit 30 overs and 24 unders.
  • On the road this season, the Detroit Red Wings have hit 15 overs and 11 unders.
  • As the underdog this season, the Detroit Red Wings have hit 20 overs and 18 unders.

Seattle Kraken Betting Trends

  • This season, the Seattle Kraken have hit 22 overs and 32 unders.
  • At home this season, the Seattle Kraken have hit 10 overs and 14 unders.
  • As the favorite this season, the Seattle Kraken have hit 11 overs and 8 unders.

Historic Head-to-Head Stats and Analysis

Over the last two seasons, the Detroit Red Wings and the Seattle Kraken have faced off three times, with the Kraken emerging victorious in all encounters. These games were spread across the 2022-2023 and 2023-2024 seasons, showcasing a consistent performance by the Kraken against the Red Wings. In terms of betting statistics, the Kraken covered the spread twice, while the Red Wings managed to do so once. The over/under betting results leaned towards high-scoring games, with the total score going over the set line twice and under once. The most recent game between these two teams saw the Kraken win as the visiting team, which has been a common theme as the visitors have won two out of the three games. The home team has only secured a win once in these matchups. Key statistics from these games include the Kraken’s ability to outshoot the Red Wings in two of the three games and both teams showing a tendency to incur similar penalty minutes. The faceoff battle has been relatively even, with each team having an edge in this area in different games.

The most recent game, played on October 24, 2023, ended with a 5-4 victory for the Seattle Kraken in an overtime thriller. The Kraken, who were the visitors, managed to overcome the Red Wings despite the latter’s home advantage. The game was a high-scoring affair with the total score surpassing the over/under line of 6.5, marking it as an ‘over’ result. The Kraken’s victory was characterized by a strong offensive display, with 38 shots on goal and a total of 14 points from their players. The Red Wings, despite the loss, showed resilience by tying the game in the third period, only to be outdone in overtime. The Kraken’s goaltender, Joey Daccord, saved 23 out of 27 shots, while the Red Wings’ Ville Husso saved 33 out of 38. The Kraken’s power play was effective, contributing to two of their five goals, whereas the Red Wings capitalized on their power play opportunities, scoring three out of their four goals during man-advantage situations.

Detroit Red Wings vs. Seattle Kraken Predictions

The Detroit Red Wings are heading into the game with a recent victory that has kept them in the thick of the playoff race in the Eastern Conference. Their captain, Dylan Larkin, leads the team with 24 goals and 48 points, showcasing his crucial role in the team’s offensive play. Lucas Raymond has also been a key playmaker, contributing 29 assists. The Red Wings will be looking to leverage their offensive prowess, which has been instrumental in their current standing within their division.

On the other side, the Seattle Kraken are coming off a two-game winning streak, aiming to continue their push for a playoff spot in the Western Conference. The Kraken’s offense is spearheaded by Jared McCann and Oliver Bjorkstrand, who have been consistent contributors throughout the season. Defensively, they’ve had their struggles but will look to goaltender Joey Daccord to provide stability between the pipes. The Kraken’s performance at home at the Climate Pledge Arena will be a critical factor in their quest for victory.

This game will feature a head-to-head matchup to watch between the Red Wings’ top scorer, Dylan Larkin, and the Kraken’s defensive leader, Vince Dunn. Both teams have had their ups and downs this season, but with playoff positioning on the line, expect a tightly contested game with both sides bringing their best effort. The Red Wings’ fifth-ranked offense will test the Kraken’s defense, which has shown resilience in recent games. As the teams face off, it will be a test of the Red Wings’ scoring ability against the Kraken’s determination to protect their home ice advantage.

Detroit Red Wings vs. Seattle Kraken Pick

The upcoming game between the Detroit Red Wings and the Seattle Kraken presents a compelling case for the under on the total line of 6.0. Historically, these two teams have had a tendency to go over, but the current season trends suggest a different narrative. The Kraken have hit the under in 32 out of 54 games this season, indicating a pattern of lower-scoring games. Additionally, the Kraken’s recent home games have also leaned towards the under, with 14 unders hit in 24 home games. This suggests that despite the Red Wings’ offensive capabilities, they may face a challenge in breaking through the Kraken’s defense, especially with the Kraken’s recent form showing a 2 game winning streak and a determination to secure their playoff position.

Moreover, the Red Wings’ road games have resulted in 11 unders out of 26, which further supports the under pick for this matchup. While the Red Wings’ scoring ability is not to be underestimated, the Kraken’s recent defensive performances and the pressure of playoff implications are likely to result in a more cautious and defensively-oriented game. Considering the Kraken’s low-scoring trend this season and the Red Wings’ mixed results on the road, the under seems to be the more prudent choice for this NHL showdown at the Climate Pledge Arena.

The Pick: Under 6.0 +100 (BetMGM)

Detroit Red Wings vs. Seattle Kraken Player Prop Picks

Here are the players who have hit over their current prop line in at least 7 of their last 10 games.

Detroit Red Wings

Player Name Prop Line Over Rate Over Odds Under Odds Last 10 Average Projection
J.T. Compher Points 0.5 8/10 -110 -120 0.8 0.80
Dylan Larkin Points 0.5 7/10 -166 +130 0.9 0.87

Seattle Kraken

Player Name Prop Line Over Rate Over Odds Under Odds Last 10 Average Projection
Jared McCann Points 0.5 9/10 -120 -110 1.1 1.12