Moneyline favors Blackhawks in battle with Predators
Nashville Predators vs Chicago Blackhawks Odds
The Nashville Predators will look to grab a road win when they take on the Blackhawks in Chicago at United Center on Monday in hockey odds action.
The Predators will try to spoil to the party on Monday; they are 14-14-7 this season, while the Blackhawks are 26-5-3. Nashville is 14-18-3 on the totals; Chicago is 14-19-1.
The Predators were listed as +-173 underdogs on the hockey moneyline earlier at . The total was set at 5 before betting started earlier on Monday at BetOnline.
According to new NHL Power Rankings here, it's the No. 1-ranked Blackhawks and the No. 26-rated Predators in this matchup.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Chicago's No. 2-ranked offense (3.4 goals per game) against a Predators defense that ranks No. 14 at 2.7 goals per game allowed. The Blackhawks powerplay has clicked at a 17.9% rate while the Predators have a 76.6% rate on the penalty kill.
The Predators were a 1-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Avalanche. That made winners of bettors who got Colorado at -115 on the moneyline, while the total score (1) was good news for UNDER bettors.
The Blackhawks were a 7-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Red Wings. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at +100 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for OVER bettors.
Nashville Predators Trends:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing Minnesota are 4-6
After playing Colorado are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6
Chicago Blackhawks Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Edmonton are 6-4
After playing Detroit are 3-7
After a win are 7-3
A few Predators at Blackhawks trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Nashville's last 6 games
Nashville is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Chicago
Nashville is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games
Nashville is 6-12 SU in its last 18 games when playing on the road against Chicago
Chicago is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games at home
Chicago is 16-5 SU in its last 21 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chicago's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Chicago's last 19 games at home
Nashville home to Colorado, Tuesday, April 2
Chicago home to St. Louis, Thursday, April 4