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St. Louis Blues vs Los Angeles Kings Odds
The St. Louis Blues will look to grab a road win when they take on the Kings in Los Angeles at STAPLES Center on Saturday in hockey odds action.
The Kings bring a 27-16-5 record to the battle against the 29-17-2 Blues. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Los Angeles go 19-18-11 so far and the Blues go 20-22-6.
The visitors opened as +-157 moneyline underdogs in this one at most online sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including 5Dimes. The total opened at 4.5 for those preferring over under wagers, watch for the line updates during the day at Bovada.
This game matches up the No. 5 (Kings) and the No. 7 (Blues) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Los Angeles' No. 9-ranked offense (2.8 goals per game) against a Blues defense that ranks No. 5 at 2.4 goals per game allowed. The Kings powerplay has clicked at a 19.9% rate while the Blues have a 84.7% rate on the penalty kill.
Los Angeles was a 2-1 loser in its last match on the road against the Blues. They lost as +115 underdogs, while the total score of 3 made winners of UNDER bettors.
St. Louis Blues Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Tampa Bay are 3-7
After playing Los Angeles are 6-4
After a win are 8-2
Los Angeles Kings Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Dallas are 5-5
After playing St. Louis are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
A few Blues at Kings trends to consider:
St. Louis is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis' last 5 games
St. Louis is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of St. Louis' last 7 games when playing on the road against 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 at home against St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Los Angeles' last 5 games
Los Angeles is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games when playing St. Louis
St. Louis at Los Angeles, Monday, May 6