Team Russia are heavy 85.5 percent favorites over the Latvia. The Russia are favored by AccuScore simulations partly because they have a +10 edge in shots on goal and are projected for 30 shots on goal vs 20 shots for the Latvians. The Russia goalie(s) have the edge in save percentage at 91.3% compared to the Latvians goalie(s) who have a forecasted save percentage of 86.4%. KEY PLAYER STATISTICAL DATA --- SAVES: Andrey Vasilevskiy 18, Merzlikins Elvis 26 SHOTS: Alex Ovechkin 2.8, Bukarts Rihards 3.8 GOALS: Alex Ovechkin 0.55, Cibulskis Oskars 0.27 PTS: Nikita Kucherov has a 65% chance of scoring at least 1 point and Galvins Guntis has a 50% chance of 1+PTs

UNITS EDGE FAVORS: Russia

RussiaRECORDLatviaRECORDUNITS EDGE
Record on the Road0-0 No GamesRecord at Home1-1, 50% -63Russia
VS Latvia0-0 No GamesVS Russia0-0 No GamesN/A
vs Team .500 or Better1-0, 100% 37vs Team .500 or Better0-1, 0% -100Russia
Record as Road Favorite0-0 No GamesRecord as Home Underdog0-1, 0% -100Russia
After 1 or More Days Off3-0, 100% -6After 1 or More Days Off2-0, 100% -60Russia

PAST 30 DAYS

RussiaRECORDLatviaRECORDUNITS EDGE
Record on the Road0-0 No GamesRecord at Home1-1, 50% -63Russia
VS Latvia0-0 No GamesVS Russia0-0 No GamesN/A
vs Team .500 or Better1-0, 100% 37vs Team .500 or Better0-1, 0% -100Russia
Record as Road Favorite0-0 No GamesRecord as Home Underdog0-1, 0% -100Russia
After 1 or More Days Off3-0, 100% -6After 1 or More Days Off2-0, 100% -60Russia

OVER-UNDER TRENDS

RECORDRECORDO-U EDGE
0-0 No Games0-0 No GamesN/A
0-0 No Games0-0 No GamesN/A
0-0 No Games0-0 No GamesN/A
0-0 No Games0-0 No GamesN/A

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