Chicago Blackhawks vs Phoenix Coyotes Odds
The Coyotes get a visit from the Chicago Blackhawks in hockey action on Thursday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.
Supporters of the Blackhawks have seen them go 8-0-2 so far this season, while the Coyotes are at 4-4-2. In totals betting, the Coyotes are 6-4, while the Blackhawks are 3-7.
Bettors looking to side with the Coyotes in this one will find them as -105 favorites on the NHL money line. Betting the over under instead? It was hovering near 5 at its open earlier today.
This game puts the Coyotes, most recently No. 6 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Blackhawks, who rate a No. 12 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Phoenix's No. 11-ranked offense, averaging 2.9 goals per game, against a Blackhawks defense that ranks No. 6 at 2.3 goals allowed. The Coyotes power play is averaging 21.4% while the Blackhawks defense kills off 94.9% of their penalties.
The Blackhawks were a 5-3 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Sharks. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at +102 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for OVER bettors.
In their last action, Phoenix was a 2-1 winner at home against the Wild. Bettors on Phoenix at -130 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Chicago Blackhawks Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing Edmonton are 5-5
After playing San Jose are 6-4
After a win are 6-4
Phoenix Coyotes Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 8-2
Before playing Chicago are 6-4
After playing Minnesota are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
A few Blackhawks at Coyotes trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Chicago's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chicago's last 6 games on the road
Chicago is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games
Chicago is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Phoenix's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Phoenix's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Phoenix's last 5 games when playing Chicago
Phoenix is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing Chicago
Chicago at Nashville, Sunday, February 10
Phoenix at San Jose, Saturday, February 9