Chicago Blackhawks take on Wild in hockey test
|6-2-3||October 28, 2013, 08:00 PM | Xcel Energy Center||6-3-3|
The Wild get a visit from the Chicago Blackhawks in hockey action on Monday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.
The Wild bring a 6-3-3 record to the battle against the 6-2-3 Blackhawks. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Minnesota go 3-7-2 so far and the Blackhawks go 3-8.
View Chicago Blackhawks vs Minnesota Wild Odds and Stats.
The Blackhawks were listed as -110 favorites on the hockey moneyline earlier at Bovada. The total was set at 5 before betting started earlier on Monday at BetOnline.
This game puts the Wild, most recently No. 5 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Blackhawks, who rate a No. 4 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Minnesota's No. 22-ranked offense (2.42 goals per game) against a Blackhawks defense that ranks No. 20 at 2.91 goals per game allowed. The Wild powerplay has clicked at a 26% rate while the Blackhawks have a 72.22% rate on the penalty kill.
Chicago at Ottawa, Tuesday, October 29th
Minnesota at Montreal, Friday, November 1st