NHL Prediction: Los Angeles Kings vs Colorado Avalanche on 19.01.2021 North America, on 20.01.2021 Europe
The Avalanche will arrive in Los Angeles on January 20, where they will try to beat the Kings. Will the Kings be able to show themselves somehow? You will find out further.
Los Angeles Kings
Los Angeles ultimately failed last season. The team earned points only at the home arena, and on the road, the game did not work out for them at all. The Kings’ only record was a seven-game win streak towards the end of the regular season, which had no impact on their standings. This year for the Kings began with two defeats from Minnesota. Both meetings went according to the same scenario, Los Angeles dominated the entire match but conceded two goals in the end, thereby giving the opponent an equalizer. And in overtime, Wild also twice turned out to be stronger.
At the end of last season, Colorado was one of the leaders in the Western Conference table. The team was able to take second place, gaining 92 points. Only two was not enough to get ahead of St. Louis. The Avalanche also performed well in the Stanley Cup. Only Dallas managed to stop them in the quarterfinals. The Avs started this year with a defeat to their principal rival, St. Louis (4-1). Goalkeeper Grubauer played unreliably, reflecting only 87% of the shots. But in the return match, Colorado didn’t leave a chance for the Blues, defeating them 8-0. It was a full-scale blowout!
Los Angeles Kings – Colorado Avalanche prediction
Los Angeles looks much weaker than their opponent, even at home, where the Kings earn most of their points. Colorado, in the last meeting, showed an incredible play, which the Kings definitely cannot cope with. So the Avalanche has an excellent chance of a second win this season.
Our prediction is a confident victory of Colorado.