Hockey odds preview - St. Louis vs. Phoenix

St. Louis BluesPhoenix Coyotes
March 25, 9:00 PM | Arena

St. Louis Blues vs Phoenix Coyotes Odds

46-20-9TEAM RECORD37-26-13

The Phoenix Coyotes look to emerge victorious in NHL odds action as the Blues arrive at Arena on Sunday.

The Blues will try to spoil to the party on Sunday; they are 46-20-9 this season, while the Coyotes are 37-26-13. St. Louis is 19-41-15 on the totals; Phoenix is 30-35-11.

View St Louis vs Phoenix Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Sportsbooks had set the Coyotes as +105 underdogs on the opening moneyline for this contest. The over under opened at 5 for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals.

Power Rankings:
This game matches up the No. 16 (Coyotes) and the No. 6 (Blues) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.


How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Phoenix's No. 19-ranked offense (2.6 goals per game) against a Blues defense that ranks No. 1 at 2 goals per game allowed. The Coyotes powerplay has clicked at a 13% rate while the Blues have a 85% rate on the penalty kill.

St. Louis lost its last outing, a 1-0 result against the Kings on March 22. Bettors who backed the Kings at -140 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (1) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

The Coyotes were a 4-3 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Sharks. That made winners of bettors who got San Jose at -147 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.

St. Louis Blues Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 9-1
Before playing Tampa Bay are 3-7
After playing Los Angeles are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4

Phoenix Coyotes Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 2-8
Before playing Chicago are 7-3
After playing San Jose are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4

A few Blues at Coyotes trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of St. Louis' last 8 games on the road
St. Louis is 10-5 SU in its last 15 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis' last 6 games
St. Louis is 7-13-1 SU in its last 21 games ,when playing on the road against Phoenix
Phoenix is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games at home
Phoenix is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
Phoenix is 4-9 SU in its last 13 games

Next up:
St. Louis home to Nashville, Tuesday, March 27
Phoenix home to San Jose, Thursday, March 29