NHL Predictions and Free Picks December 22nd

After an exciting night in the NHL last night, which included Martin Brodeur breaking the record for career shutouts, tonight has slowed down a little with only 3 games on the schedule.  Although there aren’t many games tonight, there are some great matchups that will be fun to watch.  Get your free NHL predictions and picks below and get your bets in on the games!  Tonight’s NHL games include a battle of two top teams in the West with the San Jose Sharks in Chicago to take on the Blackhawks.  The Anaheim Ducks are in Colorado for a match up with the Avalanche.  And the Nashville Predators will take on Luongo and the Vancouver Canucks.  Get your NHL predictions and free picks below.

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NHL Predictions and Free Picks for December 22nd:

San Jose Sharks @ Chicago Blackhawks – These two teams are top in the West and are battling it out for the conference lead tonight.  The Sharks are 5-2-3 in their last 10 games, while the Blackhawks are 7-2-1 in their last 10.   Both teams are averaging about 3 goals per game.  The over is 4-0 in these two teams last 4 meetings.

Free Pick – Over 5.5 total goals (+115) – Don’t know how to read these odds? Learn at Sportsbook.com

Anaheim Ducks @ Colorado Avalanche – The Anaheim Ducks are sitting one point out of last place in the Western conference, while the surprising Avalanche team are in third in the West.  Anaheim is 4-3-3 in their last 10 games, and the Avs are 6-3-1 in their past 10.  The Ducks have had Colorado’s number as of late winning the past 4 meetings, but the Avalanche are 5-1 in their last 6 as home underdogs and the Ducks are 2-10 in their last 12 road games.

Free Pick – Avalanche to win (-115)

Nashville Predators @ Vancouver Canucks – Both teams are pretty hot as of late, with the Predators going 7-1-2 in their last 10 games and the Canucks 6-4 in their past 10.  Predators have won 4 in a row, while the Canucks are coming off a home loss to the Blues on Sunday night.  Nashville is 4-11-1 in their last 16 games in Vancouver, and the Canucks don’t lose twice in a row at home often.

Free Pick – Canucks to win (-155)