Colorado Avalanche vs Chicago Blackhawks Betting Preview
Chicago Blackhawks vs Colorado Avalanche Odds
The Chicago Blackhawks will look to grab a road win when they take on the Avalanche in Colorado at Pepsi Center on Friday in hockey odds action.
This season the Avalanche are 8-10-4 overall while the Blackhawks are 21-0-3. As for the totals, Colorado is 7-13-2 on the OU, and Chicago is 7-16-1.
The Avalanche sit at No. 30 in the current NHL power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Blackhawks sit at a No. 1 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Colorado's No. 24-ranked offense, averaging 2.4 goals per game, against a Blackhawks defense that ranks No. 1 at 1.9 goals allowed. The Avalanche power play is averaging 11.9% while the Blackhawks defense kills off 89% of their penalties.
Colorado lost its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Blackhawks on March 6. Bettors who backed the Blackhawks at -220 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Chicago Blackhawks Trends:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Edmonton are 6-4
After playing Colorado are 3-7
After a win are 10-0
Colorado Avalanche Trends:
When playing on Friday are 1-9
Before playing Buffalo are 7-3
After playing Chicago are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
A few Blackhawks at Avalanche trends to consider:
Chicago is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Chicago is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chicago's last 6 games when playing on the road against Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Chicago's last 10 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Colorado's last 6 games when playing at home against Chicago
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games
Colorado is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Chicago
Colorado is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games at home
Chicago home to Edmonton, Sunday, March 10
Colorado home to San Jose, Sunday, March 10