Hawks seek series tie with the Blues
The Chicago Blackhawks are down 2-1 in their first-round NHL playoff series with the St. Louis Blues as those two teams take to the ice in Game 4 of their set on Wednesday night.
Chicago blanked St. Louis 2-0 to cut the Blues' series advantage in half last time out, producing the first UNDER result of the set for totals bettors. The Blackhawks are 4-6 over their last 10 games against the Blues on the NHL odds.
St. Louis Blues vs Chicago Blackhawks Opening Odds and Betting Line
Computer Prediction: St. Louis Blues vs Chicago Blackhawks Pick
A 3.5-3.4 result in favor of the Blues is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The St. Louis Blues will look to vanquish their hosts on Wednesday, as they are 54-24-7 this season, while the Blackhawks are 47-21-17. St. Louis is 37-40-8 against the total, while Chicago is 41-43-1 versus the number. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Chicago vs St. Louis injuries news.
The NHL Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Chicago Blackhawks rated this week at No. 20 and the St. Louis Blues sitting at No. 25.
How St. Louis Blues vs Chicago Blackhawks Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up the Chicago Blackhawks No. 1-ranked offense (3.24 goals per game) against a St. Louis Blues defense that ranks No. 3 at 2.34 goals per game allowed. The Blackhawks powerplay has clicked at a 18.82% rate while the Blues have a 85.99% rate on the penalty kill.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Blues were a 2-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Blackhawks. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at -145 on the moneyline, while the total score (2) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Next Betting Matchups
St. Louis home to Chicago, Friday, April 25th