Moneyline favors Bruins in battle with Blue Jackets
Columbus Blue Jackets
|2-1-0||October 12, 2013, 02:00 PM | Nationwide Arena||2-1-0|
The Columbus Blue Jackets will look to bolster their win total and reward moneyline bettors when the Boston Bruins invade Nationwide Arena on Saturday.
The Bruins will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 2-1-0 this season, while the Blue Jackets are 2-1-0. Boston is 0-3 on the totals; Columbus is 1-1-1.
View Boston Bruins vs Columbus Blue Jackets Odds and Stats.
Bettors looking to side with the Blue Jackets in this one found them earlier as 110 underdogs on the NHL money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was hovering near 5 at its open earlier today at BetOnline and may have moved.
The NHL Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the No. 9-rated Bruins taking on the No. 10-rated Blue Jackets in this contest.
In their last action, Boston was a 2-0 loser at home against the Avalanche. Bettors on Colorado at +175 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (2) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Last time out for Columbus, they were a 4-1 winner as they battled the Sabres on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Blue Jackets at -110 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game PUSH for totals bettors.
A few Bruins at Blue Jackets trends to consider:
Boston is 3-10 SU in its last 13 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 5 games
Boston is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing Columbus
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 6 games when playing Columbus
Columbus is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Columbus's last 12 games
Columbus is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Columbus's last 13 games at home
Boston at Detroit, Monday, October 14th
Columbus at Detroit, Tuesday, October 15th