Wild try to tie up series against Hawks
The Minnesota Wild will get a chance to tie up their second-round series against the Chicago Blackhawks on Friday night as those two teams meet in Game 4 of the betting set.
Minnesota cut Chicago's series lead to 2-1 on Tuesday night with a 4-0 victory as a +116 home underdog on the NHL betting lines. The Blackhawks picked up 5-2 and 4-1 victories over the Wild in the first two games of the seven-game series.
Chicago Blackhawks vs Minnesota Wild Opening Odds and Betting Line
If you're going with the Minnesota Wild in this one, they were listed as moneyline underdogs of 118 on most NHL hockey betting menus early today for Friday's contest, including Bet365. The over-under total was at 5 earlier at BetDSI.
Computer Prediction: Chicago Blackhawks vs Minnesota Wild Pick
Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 3.4-2.8 win for the Blackhawks on Friday. 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
The Wild sit at 48-30-14 on the season; in comparison, the Chicago Blackhawks are currently 52-22-17. Looking to wager on the totals? Minnesota is 33-38-21 OU, and Chicago is 44-44-3 OU. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Minnesota vs Chicago injuries news.
The Minnesota Wild sit at No. 21 in the current NHL power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Chicago Blackhawks sit at a No. 20 on the same chart.
How Chicago Blackhawks vs Minnesota Wild Stats Matchup
The game also pits Minnesota's No. 23-ranked offense, averaging 2.57 goals per game, against a Blackhawks defense that ranks No. 11 at 2.65 goals allowed. The Wild power play is averaging 17.44% while the Blackhawks defense kills off 82.81% of their penalties.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Chicago lost its last outing, a 4-0 result against the Wild on May 6. Bettors who backed the Wild at +116 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Chicago Blackhawks vs Minnesota Wild Betting Odds Trends
Chicago is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
Chicago is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Chicago is 10-5 SU in its last 15 games when playing Minnesota
Chicago is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Minnesota's last 13 games
Minnesota is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
Minnesota is 5-10 SU in its last 15 games when playing Chicago
Minnesota is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Chicago
Next Betting Matchups
Chicago home to Minnesota, Sunday, May 11th