Blackhawks can close out set with Blues
The Chicago Blackhawks have won three straight games against the St. Louis Blues to take a 3-2 series lead into Game 6 of their first-round best-of-seven NHL playoff set on Sunday.
The Blackhawks edged the Blues 3-2 to take that series lead in their last meeting on Friday night, turning in a PUSH result for totals bettors at the sportsbooks. The OVER/UNDER has gone 3-1-1 on the NHL odds over the first five games.
St. Louis Blues vs Chicago Blackhawks Opening Odds and Betting Line
If you're backing the visiting St. Louis Blues in this one, they Blues listed earlier today as underdogs of 130 at most Sportsbooks, including Bovada. Those over/under total betting saw the number open in the area of 5, depending on the book.
Computer Prediction: St. Louis Blues vs Chicago Blackhawks Pick
Odds Shark score prediction models pick a 3.5-3.4 result in favor of the Blues today. 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 Chicago Blackhawks sport a record of 49-21-17 heading into this matchup, while the St. Louis Blues sit at 54-24-9 on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 42-43-2 for the Blackhawks and 38-40-9 for the Blues. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Chicago vs St. Louis injuries news.
According to new NHL Power Rankings here at Odds Shark, it's the No. 20-ranked Chicago Blackhawks and the No. 25-rated St. Louis Blues in this matchup.
How St. Louis Blues vs Chicago Blackhawks Stats Matchup
The game also pits Chicago's No. 1-ranked offense, averaging 3.24 goals per game, against a Blues defense that ranks No. 4 at 2.37 goals allowed. The Blackhawks power play is averaging 18.91% while the Blues defense kills off 85.85% of their penalties.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
St. Louis Blues vs Chicago Blackhawks Betting Odds Trends
St. Louis is 2-9 SU in its last 11 games
St. Louis is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis's last 6 games on the road
St. Louis is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing Chicago
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chicago's last 6 games
Chicago is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Chicago is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chicago's last 6 games when playing St. Louis
Next Betting Matchups
St. Louis home to Chicago, Tuesday, April 29th