NHL Betting Line Favors the St. Louis Blues over the Chicago Blackhawks Saturday
The Chicago Blackhawks will be looking to even up their first-round playoff series against the St. Louis Blues when those teams meet in Game 2 of the set on Saturday afternoon.
Chicago Blackhawks vs St. Louis Blues Opening Odds and Betting Line
If you're going with the St. Louis Blues in this one, they were listed as moneyline Favorite of -115 on most NHL hockey betting menus early today for Saturday's contest. The over-under total was at 5 earlier at BetOnline.
Computer Prediction: Chicago Blackhawks vs St. Louis Blues Pick
Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 3.5-3.4 win for the Blues. 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 Blues sit at 53-23-7 on the season; in comparison, the Chicago Blackhawks are currently 46-21-16. Looking to wager on the totals? St. Louis is 36-39-8 OU, and Chicago is 40-42-1 OU. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and St. Louis vs Chicago injuries news.
The Blackhawks - Blues odds would favor the Blackhawks if the lines were set according to our power ranks. St. Louis is rated No. 25 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Chicago is at No. 20.
How Chicago Blackhawks vs St. Louis Blues Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up the St. Louis Blues No. 7-ranked offense (3.04 goals per game) against a Chicago Blackhawks defense that ranks No. 14 at 2.7 goals per game allowed. The Blues powerplay has clicked at a 19.51% rate while the Blackhawks have a 81.75% rate on the penalty kill.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Last time out for Chicago, they were a 4-3 loser as they battled the Blues on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Blues at -108 were rewarded, while the 7 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Chicago Blackhawks vs St. Louis Blues Betting Odds Trends
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chicago's last 6 games
Chicago is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chicago's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Chicago's last 13 games on the road
St. Louis is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of St. Louis's last 9 games
St. Louis is 16-8 SU in its last 24 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of St. Louis's last 6 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Chicago home to St. Louis, Monday, April 21st