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With their overall record of 19-25-2, the Ottawa Senators are in 16th place in the Eastern Conference. In the Atlantic Division, Ottawa is in 8th place. Over their last ten games, the Senators have gone 5-5, and they are 3-2 in their last five games.
When playing on the road this season, Ottawa has gone 6-13-0, and they have won two straight games away from home. As the underdog, the Senators have gone 7-16-2 this season. Against the Eastern Conference, Ottawa has a record of 14-14.
On the season, Ottawa has a puck line record of 20-26 and an average scoring margin of -0.3 goals per game. So far, the Senators have 14 wins by multiple goals and 20 losses by multiple goals.
As the underdog, Ottawa has gone 12-13 against the puck line this season, including a current streak of three straight games covering the puck line. In their last ten road games, the Senators have a puck line record of just 3-7.
For the season, the average number of goals per game in matchups featuring Ottawa is 7. The season’s average over/under line is currently at 6.6. The Senators come in with an over/under record of 26-17-3.
Detroit looks to improve its record
At home this season, the Detroit Red Wings are 14-8-4 and have won two straight games. In the Eastern Conference, Detroit is in 7th place and 5th in the Atlantic Division. Against teams from the East, the Red Wings have gone 16-14 this season.
Overall, in the NHL standings, Detroit has a record of 26-18-5 and has won three of their last five games. As the favorite, the Red Wings have gone 11-2-3 this season and have won six straight games when favored.
At home this season, the Red Wings have a puck line record of 15-11. Overall, Detroit has gone 30-19 vs. the puck line, including a mark of 8-2 in their last 10 games.
So far, the Red Wings have won 16 games by multiple goals and have an average scoring margin of +.3 goals per game. In their last five home games, Detroit has gone 5-0 vs. the puck line.
This season, Detroit’s games have an average of 6.8 goals per game. The average over/under number for the season is 6.4. The Red Wings come in with an over/under performance of 28-21-0.
Let’s see the Senators vs Red Wings Prediction below
|OTTAWA SENATORS vs DETROIT RED WINGS
|Location of the Game: Little Caesars Arena, Detroit
|Date and Time: Wednesday, January 31st 7:00 ET
|Reason: 2023-2024 NHL Regular Season
|How to watch: ESPN+
AI Predictions and Sport Betting AI Picks
|Sport Betting AI PICKS
AI Picks: Ottawa Senators 4 – Detroit Red Wings 3
Sport Betting AI Picks: ATS Senators +1.5 | ML Senators Ev | OVER 7
Senators vs Red Wings Prediction Odds
Ottawa Senators Game Analysis
On the offensive side, the Senators are scoring an 3.3 goals per game this season, ranking 14th in the NHL. When it came to shots on target per game, they are 14th in the league. Coming into the game, the Senators have a 13-15 record when they have more shots on goal than their opponent. When they have fewer shots on goal, they are 6-10.
Defensively, the Senators are currently 27th in goals allowed. On average, opponents are taking 30.3 shots per game against Ottawa. They also are 27th in shutouts, coming in with 1 shutouts. Anton Forsberg (groin) is out for this game, meanwhile Travis Hamonic (upper body) is questionable, affecting their NHL player stats due to their absence of this matchup.
Detroit Red Wings Game Analysis
The Red Wings come into the game scoring an average of 3.5 goals per game, putting them 5th in the NHL. Regarding shots targeted at the goal per game, they are 24th in the league. The Detroit offense is ranked 4th in power play goals. As for shorthanded goals, they find themselves at 11th in the NHL.
In terms of defense, the Red Wings head into the game ranked 7th in goals allowed. On average, opponents are taking 32.2 shots per game against Detroit. So far, they are 12th in shutouts, achieving 3 shutouts. Based on the NHL Injury Report, Patrick Kane (Lower Body), Ben Chiarot (Upper Body) and Matt Luff (Arm) are out of this game.
Ottawa Senators vs Detroit Red Wings Head-to-Head
The last three times the Senators have travelled to take on the Red Wings, they are 2-1. In addition to going 2-1 vs. the puck line in the last three head-to-head games vs. the Senators, the Red Wings are 2-1 puck line the last three times they have hosted the Senators.
Across the last three head to head matchups between the Senators and Red Wings, the teams have averaged 7 goals per game with an over/under record of 2-1. The last three times they have faced off with the Red Wings as the home team, the OU record is 3-0.