Vegas Golden Knights vs. Carolina Hurricanes Prediction, Odds, NHL Picks [12/19/2023]

Vegas Golden Knights vs. Carolina Hurricanes Prediction, Odds, NHL Picks  [12/19/2023]

The Carolina Hurricanes will face the Vegas Golden Knights in NHL action at PNC Arena on Tuesday, commencing at 7:00PM ET.'s in-depth betting preview for Tuesday's Golden Knights vs. Hurricanes matchup includes the latest betting odds, as well as our predictions and picks for the game.

Golden Knights vs. Hurricanes Prediction: Who Will Win, Cover the Spread

We have used powerful machine learning and statistical analysis to simulate the outcome of Tuesday's NHL matchup between the Golden Knights and Hurricanes 10,000 times, in line with our coverage of NHL predictions.

Our proven predictive analytics model gives the Hurricanes a 53% chance of beating the Golden Knights.

According to our model, the Golden Knights (+1.5) have a 69% chance of covering the puck line, while the Over/Under total of 6 goals has a 53% chance of going under.

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Golden Knights vs. Hurricanes Odds

We have researched the best betting odds in America for this game, which are listed here:

Bet Type Golden Knights Hurricanes
Puck Line +1.5 (-210) -1.5 (+185)
Moneyline +116 -135
Total o6 (-120) u6 (+100)
  • The Hurricanes are currently -1.5 favorites versus the Golden Knights, with +185 at DraftKings Sportsbook the best odds currently available.
  • For the underdog Golden Knights (+1.5) to cover the puck line, BetMGM Sportsbook has the best odds currently on offer at -210.
  • BetMGM currently has the best moneyline odds for the Hurricanes at -135, which means you can risk $135 to win $100 for a total payout of $235 if they get the W.
  • Meanwhile, FanDuel Sportsbook currently has the best moneyline odds for the Golden Knights at +116, where you can bet $100 to profit $116, earning a total payout of $216 if they win.
  • The Over/Under for total goals scored sits at 6 with BetMGM, which currently has the best odds for the Over at -120, as well as the best odds for the Under at +100.

All odds are correct at the time of publication and are subject to change.

As always, make sure you check all of the legal sports betting sites that are available in your state for the best NHL odds and lines.

Golden Knights vs. Hurricanes Picks

By comparing our probabilities to the odds listed above, we have found the best betting picks to make on this game:

Bet Type Our Pick Best Odds
Puck Line Golden Knights +1.5 -210
Moneyline Golden Knights +116
Total Under 6 +100


While the Hurricanes are more likely to win the game, betting on the Golden Knights moneyline is the best option because of the 1.0% edge identified when comparing our data-led probabilities to the betting odds currently available.

Taking advantage of the edges seen here at Dimers is one of the keys to achieving long-term profitability as a sports bettor.

Our best NHL bets are based on complex simulations and gambling intelligence to bring you the best possible plays every time.

Golden Knights vs. Hurricanes Player Props

Who will score the first goal in Golden Knights vs. Hurricanes?

According to our model, Carolina's Sebastian Aho is most likely to score the first goal in Golden Knights vs. Hurricanes.

Our projections give Aho a 7.1% chance of scoring the first goal at PNC Arena, while the Hurricanes star is a 32.4% chance of netting an anytime goal.

First Goal Scorer Predictions

Vegas Golden Knights

Player First Goal Probability
Jack Eichel 6.1%
Mark Stone 5.1%
Pavel Dorofeyev 5.1%
Jonathan Marchessault 5.0%
Ivan Barbashev 4.1%

Carolina Hurricanes

Player First Goal Probability
Sebastian Aho 7.1%
Martin Necas 4.7%
Andrei Svechnikov 4.7%
Teuvo Teravainen 4.4%
Seth Jarvis 4.1%

Anytime Goal Scorer Predictions

Vegas Golden Knights

Player Anytime Goal Probability
Jack Eichel 31.0%
Jonathan Marchessault 27.4%
Mark Stone 25.8%
Pavel Dorofeyev 24.9%
Ivan Barbashev 20.2%

Carolina Hurricanes

Player Anytime Goal Probability
Sebastian Aho 32.4%
Martin Necas 24.7%
Andrei Svechnikov 24.0%
Seth Jarvis 23.2%
Teuvo Teravainen 21.4%
Remember, our model updates frequently, so keep checking this page for any changes to our betting analysis before the Golden Knights vs. Hurricanes on Tuesday December 19, 2023.

Golden Knights vs. Hurricanes Game Information

Tuesday's game between the Hurricanes and Golden Knights at PNC Arena is scheduled to begin at 7:00PM ET.


Our full coverage of Golden Knights vs. Hurricanes includes pregame predictions, betting picks, and live win probabilities.

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