Blackhawks host Wild with set tied 2-2
The Chicago Blackhawks and the Minnesota Wild are all knotted up at two games apiece in their second-round playoff series as they hit the ice together again in Game 5 on Sunday night.
The Wild have won two straight games against the Blackhawks heading into Game 5, including a 4-2 victory at +115 on the NHL betting lines in their most recent meeting on Friday night. Minnesota also won Game 3 by a 4-0 score on Tuesday.
Minnesota Wild vs Chicago Blackhawks Opening Odds and Betting Line
Computer Prediction: Minnesota Wild vs Chicago Blackhawks Pick
Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 3.3-2.8 win for the Blackhawks on Sunday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Chicago Blackhawks are 52-23-17 so far on the season. The Minnesota Wild, meanwhile, are 49-30-14. OVER/UNDER betting fans have seen Chicago go 45-44-3 and the Wild go 34-38-21 on the totals. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Chicago vs Minnesota injuries news.
According to new NHL Power Rankings here at Odds Shark, it's the No. 20-ranked Chicago Blackhawks and the No. 21-rated Minnesota Wild in this matchup.
How Minnesota Wild vs Chicago Blackhawks Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up the Chicago Blackhawks No. 1-ranked offense (3.24 goals per game) against a Minnesota Wild defense that ranks No. 9 at 2.55 goals per game allowed. The Blackhawks powerplay has clicked at a 19.16% rate while the Wild have a 79.65% rate on the penalty kill.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Minnesota Wild vs Chicago Blackhawks Betting Odds Trends
Minnesota is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Minnesota's last 7 games
Minnesota is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Minnesota's last 6 games on the road
Chicago is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
Chicago is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Chicago is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Chicago's last 10 games when playing at home against Minnesota
Next Betting Matchups
Minnesota home to Chicago, Tuesday, May 13th