Hurricanes vs. Bruins NHL Prediction
The Hurricanes are on a 7-2-1-0 tear over their last 10 games but they’re in Boston on Tuesday night to face a Bruins team that they’ve struggled against in prior meetings. Will Carolina come through as an underdog or is Boston the better bet as home chalk?
027 Carolina Hurricanes (+120) at 028 Boston Bruins (-141); o/u 5.5
7:00 p.m. ET, Tuesday, January 18, 2022
Carolina Hurricanes DFS Spin
Antti Raanta (upper body) is on the ice for practice Monday. Raanta joined Frederik Andersen and Jack LaFontaine as the Hurricanes had three goalies on the ice. Raanta last played on New Year's Day and is 5-2-1 with a 2.35 GAA and a .908 save percentage. Still consider him day-to-day.
Boston Bruins DFS Spin
Tuukka Rask will start on Tuesday against Carolina. Rask stopped 25 of 27 shots in a 3-2 win over Philadelphia last Thursday during his season debut. He will go into his second start of the year with a 2.01 goals-against average and .926 save percentage.
Hurricanes vs. Bruins Betting Prediction
The Hurricanes are 8-21 in their last 29 games versus the Bruins and are 8-20 in their last 28 games in Boston. The favorite in this matchup is also 21-7 in the last 28 meetings, while the Bruins are 5-0 in their last five games overall and are 5-1 in their last six home games. Boston is also 23-8 in its last 31 games as a home favorite.
NHL BETTING PREDICTION: BOSTON BRUINS -141