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Canucks open as moneyline underdog vs Blues

Vancouver CanucksSt. Louis Blues
April 16, 8:00 PM | Scottrade Center

Vancouver Canucks vs St. Louis Blues Odds

24-12-6TEAM RECORD23-16-2

A key battle on the NHL odds menu sees visiting Vancouver duelling St. Louis on Tuesday at Scottrade Center.

The Blues are 23-16-2 so far on the season. The Canucks, meanwhile, are 24-12-6. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen St. Louis go 19-17-5 and the Canucks go 16-21-5 on the totals.

View Vancouver vs St Louis Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had the Blues as -126 moneyline favorites in this particular NHL matchup earlier. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 5 before betting started to move the line at 5Dimes.

Power Rankings:
The NHL Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Blues rated this week at No. 6 and the Canucks sitting at No. 12.

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How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up St. Louis' No. 15-ranked offense (2.7 goals per game) against a Canucks defense that ranks No. 5 at 2.4 goals per game allowed. The Blues powerplay has clicked at a 20% rate while the Canucks have a 83.8% rate on the penalty kill.

Vancouver won its last outing, a 5-2 result against the Predators on April 15. Bettors who backed the Canucks at -180 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

The Blues were a 2-0 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Blackhawks. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at +105 on the moneyline, while the total score (2) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Vancouver Canucks Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing San Jose are 5-5
After playing Nashville are 7-3
After a win are 8-2

St. Louis Blues Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Tampa Bay are 3-7
After playing Chicago are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4

A few Canucks at Blues trends to consider:
Vancouver is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Vancouver's last 11 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Vancouver's last 15 games
Vancouver is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of St. Louis' last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of St. Louis' last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of St. Louis' last 11 games when playing Vancouver
St. Louis is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games

Next up:
Vancouver at Dallas, Thursday, April 18
St. Louis home to Phoenix, Thursday, April 18

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