Free NHL Betting Odds & Picks on the Vancouver Canucks vs. Carolina Hurricanes Thursday matchup. The Canucks are -175 road favorites. The over/under is set at 5.5. The home side has won six straight encounters dating back to the 2002-03 season, with Vancouver prevailing in four of those six games. Ryan Kesler has 14 points in his last 11 games, Jeff Skinner and Joni Pitkanen are out. Eric Staal is good vs. Vancouver.