Los Angeles favored by -136 against St. Louis on Tuesday
St. Louis Blues vs Los Angeles Kings Odds
St. Louis pays a visit to Los Angeles on Tuesday, hoping to shut down the Kings bats in hockey action at STAPLES Center.
The Kings sit at 11-7-2 on the season; in comparison, the Blues are currently 11-8-2. Looking to wager on the totals? Los Angeles is 7-8-5 OU, and St. Louis is 12-6-3 OU.
The Kings were listed earlier today as -136 moneyline favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark (including , while oddsmakers set the opening total around 5.
The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Kings at No. 11 and the Blues at No. 7 heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Los Angeles' No. 18-ranked offense (2.7 goals per game) against a Blues defense that ranks No. 19 at 2.9 goals per game allowed. The Kings powerplay has clicked at a 17.7% rate while the Blues have a 79.5% rate on the penalty kill.
Last time out for St. Louis, they were a 4-1 loser as they battled the Stars on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Stars at -110 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game PUSH for totals bettors.
In their last action, Los Angeles was a 5-1 winner at home against the Predators. Bettors on Los Angeles at -130 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
St. Louis Blues Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Tampa Bay are 3-7
After playing Dallas are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
Los Angeles Kings Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Dallas are 5-5
After playing Nashville are 4-6
After a win are 6-4
A few Blues at Kings trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of St. Louis' last 6 games when playing on the road against Los Angeles
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis' last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis' last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of St. Louis' last 12 games when playing Los Angeles
Los Angeles is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Los Angeles is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing St. Louis
Los Angeles is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Los Angeles' last 6 games when playing at home against St. Louis
St. Louis at Phoenix, Thursday, March 7
Los Angeles home to Dallas, Thursday, March 7