Canada vs. United States Prediction: 2019 IIHF World Hockey Championship Odds
After rolling Beyond Denmark, Canada should have sufficient momentum Going into a pivotal Experience with Team USA at the IIHF World Hockey Championship in Slovakia on Wednesday.
The Canadians earned a 5-0 triumph over Denmark on Monday to move into second place in Group A, and may bolster their chances of completing atop the group against the rival Americans, who are coming off a 3-1 win over Germany last time outside.
Canada vs. United States Betting Odds
Moneyline: Canada -125
Date: Tuesday, May 21, 2:15 p.m. ET
Steel Arena, Kosice, Slovakia
World Hockey Championship Odds and Betting Diagnosis This ought to be one of the most competitive games in group play — and the two teams should be plenty motivated heading into this one. The Americans would be the underdogs (+100) despite both groups boasting similar championship resumes through six matches, with Canada at +22 and the U.S. in +15. And Canada would love nothing more than to avenge a 4-1 loss the last time these countries faced off in the third-place match at last year’s event in Denmark.
Oddsmakers are expecting this one for a lower-scoring affair than these teams have become used to in this tournament — and that makes sense, given that both clubs converted the under last time outside. But while the amount is put in 5.5, bettors have made their feelings known — transferring the over all of the way to -182 while the U5.5 is set at +150. Four of the last five meetings between the teams have produced at least six goals.
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