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Port Adelaide vs Carlton Tips - Blues to cover line in rematch against Crows
- Round 22 game set at Adelaide Oval on Saturday
- Port Adelaide have won their last 4 games
- Carlton lost to the Suns in the last round
- The Power battered the Blues in Round 5
Carlton and Port Adelaide go at it again this week. (Dylan Burns/AFL Photos via Getty Images)
Had Carlton beaten the Suns last week — as they arguably should have — this might have been one of Round 22’s biggest blockbusters.
But with the Blues now out of the AFL Finals race, it’s billing is perhaps down a rung. Still, the Power can seal a Top 4 spot with four points here.
They’re a short $1.04 with Palmerbet to finish inside the double-chance spots with Palmerbet, however a loss here would set up an intriguing Round 23 clash against the Bulldogs given Brisbane (fifth) have a relatively straightforward run to finish (Collingwood and West Coast).
The Power have a stranglehold over Carlton and start solid favourites. Earlier this season they comfortably took care of David Teague’s side at the MCG — their fifth-straight win over the Blues. Speaking of Teague, a poor performance here could see him out the door sooner than later…