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Chicago Blackhawks vs San Jose Sharks in NHL odds

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Jan 15, 7:00 PM | United Center

San Jose Sharks vs Chicago Blackhawks Odds

25-11-5TEAM RECORD26-13-6

The hockey wagering menu sees a clash between Chicago and San Jose on Sunday, with the host Blackhawks trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.

The Blackhawks bring a 26-13-6 record to the battle against the 25-11-5 Sharks. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Chicago go 24-21 so far and the Sharks go 18-23.

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Betting Line:
Sportsbooks had installed the Blackhawks as -135 moneyline favorites in this particular NHL matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 5.5 before betting started to move the line.

Power Rankings:
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 9-rated Blackhawks and the No. 6-ranked Sharks, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.


How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Chicago's No. 4-ranked offense (3.2 goals per game) against a Sharks defense that ranks No. 5 at 2.3 goals per game allowed. The Blackhawks powerplay has clicked at a 18% rate while the Sharks have a 77.2% rate on the penalty kill.

Last time out for San Jose, they were a 2-1 winner as they battled the Blue Jackets on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Sharks at -190 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Chicago was a 3-2 loser in its last match on the road against the Red Wings. They lost as +140 underdogs, while the total score of 5 made winners of UNDER bettors.

San Jose Sharks Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Toronto are 4-6
After playing Columbus are 6-4
After a win are 7-3

Chicago Blackhawks Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Edmonton are 6-4
After playing Detroit are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4

A few Sharks at Blackhawks trends to consider:
San Jose is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of San Jose's last 11 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of San Jose's last 10 games
San Jose is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Chicago is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against San Jose
Chicago is 11-5 SU in its last 16 games when playing San Jose
Chicago is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Chicago's last 9 games when playing at home against San Jose

Next up:
San Jose home to Calgary, Tuesday, January 17
Chicago home to Buffalo, Wednesday, January 18