English
Menu

OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

Columbus Blue Jackets Battle vs Minnesota Wild Highlights NHL Odds Menu

Columbus Blue Jackets

vs

Minnesota Wild
Monday, January 19, 2015 8:00 PM ET
Xcel Energy Center

The Minnesota Wild battle the visiting Columbus Blue Jackets on Monday in NHL betting odds action at Xcel Energy Center.

Columbus Blue Jackets vs Minnesota Wild Opening Odds and Betting Line

If you're backing the visiting Columbus Blue Jackets in this one, they Blue Jackets listed earlier today as underdogs of 144 at most Sportsbooks, including Bovada. Those over/under total betting saw the number open in the area of 5, depending on the book.

Computer Prediction: Columbus Blue Jackets vs Minnesota Wild Pick

Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 3.2-2.2 win for the Blue Jackets. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.

Columbus Blue Jackets vs Minnesota Wild Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Minnesota Wild bring a 20-19-5 record to the battle against the 19-21-3 Blue Jackets. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Minnesota go 19-20-5 so far and the Blue Jackets go 22-20-1. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Minnesota vs Columbus injuries news.

This game puts the Minnesota Wild, most recently No. 22 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Columbus Blue Jackets, who rate a No. 14 in the latest survey.

How Columbus Blue Jackets vs Minnesota Wild Stats Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up the Minnesota Wild No. 16-ranked offense (2.8 goals per game) against a Columbus Blue Jackets defense that ranks No. 26 at 3.19 goals per game allowed. The Wild powerplay has clicked at a 14.67% rate while the Blue Jackets have a 79.25% rate on the penalty kill.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Last time out for Columbus, they were a 3-1 winner as they battled the Bruins on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Blue Jackets at +256 were rewarded, while the 4 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Minnesota won its last outing, a 3-1 result against the Coyotes on January 17. Bettors who backed the Wild at -189 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Columbus Blue Jackets vs Minnesota Wild Betting Odds Trends

Columbus is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Columbus is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Columbus's last 5 games on the road
Columbus is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Minnesota
Minnesota is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
Minnesota is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games at home
Minnesota is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Columbus
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Minnesota's last 8 games when playing Columbus

Next Betting Matchups

Columbus at Winnipeg, Wednesday, January 21st
Minnesota at Detroit, Tuesday, January 20th

Comments