Columbus Blue Jackets take on Predators in hockey test
Columbus Blue Jackets vs Nashville Predators Odds
The Nashville Predators will look to bolster their win total and reward moneyline bettors when the Columbus Blue Jackets invade Bridgestone Arena on Saturday.
The Blue Jackets will look to vanquish their hosts on Saturday, as they are 29-46-7 this season, while the Predators are 48-26-8. Columbus is 40-39-3 against the total, while Nashville is 34-39-9 versus the number.
The Predators - Blue Jackets odds would favor the Predators if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Nashville is rated No. 12 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Columbus is at No. 29.
How They Match Up:
Columbus won its last outing, a 7-3 result against the Islanders on April 7. Bettors who backed the Blue Jackets at -115 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (10) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Last time out for Nashville, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Coyotes on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Coyotes at -108 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Columbus Blue Jackets Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Detroit are 1-9
After playing NY Islanders are 3-3-2
After a win are 6-4
Nashville Predators Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Minnesota are 4-6
After playing Phoenix are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
A few Blue Jackets at Predators trends to consider:
Columbus is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Columbus' last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Columbus' last 6 games on the road
Columbus is 7-14 SU in its last 21 games on the road
Nashville is 19-1 SU in its last 20 games when playing at home against Columbus
Nashville is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing Columbus
Nashville is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Nashville's last 7 games
Columbus home to Detroit, Monday, January 21
Nashville home to St. Louis, Monday, January 21