St. Louis Blues battle vs Chicago Blackhawks highlights NHL odds menu
Chicago Blackhawks vs St. Louis Blues Odds
The hockey wagering menu sees a clash between St. Louis and Chicago on Sunday, with the host Blues trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.
The Blues sport records of 23-15-2 heading into this matchup, while the Blackhawks sit at 31-5-4 on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 19-16-5 for the Blues and 16-21-3 for the Blackhawks.
Bettors looking to side with the Blues in this one found them earlier as -116 favorites 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.
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 6-rated Blues and the No. 1-ranked Blackhawks, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up St. Louis' No. 12-ranked offense (2.8 goals per game) against a Blackhawks defense that ranks No. 1 at 2.1 goals per game allowed. The Blues powerplay has clicked at a 20.5% rate while the Blackhawks have a 85.5% rate on the penalty kill.
Last time out for Chicago, they were a 3-2 winner as they battled the Red Wings at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Blackhawks at -185 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game PUSH for totals bettors.
St. Louis was a 4-1 loser in its last match on the road against the Blue Jackets. They lost as +101 underdogs, while the total score of 5 made winners of PUSH bettors.
Chicago Blackhawks Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Edmonton are 6-4
After playing Detroit are 4-6
After a win are 6-4
St. Louis Blues Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Tampa Bay are 3-7
After playing Columbus are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
A few Blackhawks at Blues trends to consider:
Chicago is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
Chicago is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Chicago is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chicago's last 6 games on the road
St. Louis is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis' last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis' last 5 games at home
St. Louis is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games at home
Chicago home to Dallas, Monday, April 15
St. Louis home to Vancouver, Tuesday, April 16