Kings look for 3-1 series lead on Hawks
The Los Angeles Kings can take a commanding 3-1 series lead on the Chicago Blackhawks in the Western Conference final when those teams meet in NHL betting action on Monday night.
Los Angeles went up 2-1 on Chicago on Saturday night with a 4-3 victory at home at -130 on the NHL betting lines at the sportsbooks. The OVER has now paid out for totals bettors three times in the last four games between the two teams.
Chicago Blackhawks vs Los Angeles Kings Opening Odds and Betting Line
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had the Los Angeles Kings as -131 moneyline Favorite in this particular NHL betting matchup earlier. The over under total, meanwhile, was set early at 5 before betting started to move the line at 5Dimes.
Computer Prediction: Chicago Blackhawks vs Los Angeles Kings Pick
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 3.2-3.1 result in favor of the Blackhawks. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
This season the Los Angeles Kings are 56-34-9 overall while the Chicago Blackhawks are 55-25-17. As for the totals, Los Angeles is 31-46-22 on the OU, and Chicago is 47-47-3. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Los Angeles vs Chicago injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 2 (Los Angeles Kings) and the No. 20 (Chicago Blackhawks) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
How Chicago Blackhawks vs Los Angeles Kings Stats Matchup
The game also pits Los Angeles's No. 19-ranked offense, averaging 2.65 goals per game, against a Blackhawks defense that ranks No. 11 at 2.66 goals allowed. The Kings power play is averaging 16.72% while the Blackhawks defense kills off 82.51% of their penalties.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Last time out for Chicago, they were a 4-3 loser as they battled the Kings on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Kings at -130 were rewarded, while the 7 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Chicago Blackhawks vs Los Angeles Kings Betting Odds Trends
Chicago is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games
Chicago is 3-12 SU in its last 15 games on the road
Chicago is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Los Angeles
Chicago is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing on the road against Los Angeles
Los Angeles is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Los Angeles's last 6 games
Los Angeles is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
Los Angeles is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games when playing Chicago
Next Betting Matchups
Chicago home to Los Angeles, Wednesday, May 28th