St. Louis Blues take on Blackhawks in hockey test
St. Louis Blues vs Chicago Blackhawks Odds
St. Louis pays a visit to Chicago on Tuesday, hoping to shut down the Blackhawks bats in hockey action at United Center.
The Blackhawks sport records of 37-25-8 heading into this matchup, while the Blues sit at 45-18-7 on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 35-34-1 for the Blackhawks and 17-38-15 for the Blues.
The NHL Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the No. 5-rated Blues taking on the No. 12-rated Blackhawks in this contest.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Chicago's No. 7-ranked offense (3 goals per game) against a Blues defense that ranks No. 1 at 1.9 goals per game allowed. The Blackhawks powerplay has clicked at a 15.7% rate while the Blues have a 84.5% rate on the penalty kill.
Last time out for St. Louis, they were a 2-1 winner as they battled the Blue Jackets on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Blues at -175 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
The Blackhawks were a 3-2 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Kings. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at +117 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for PUSH bettors.
St. Louis Blues Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Tampa Bay are 3-7
After playing Columbus are 6-4
After a win are 8-2
Chicago Blackhawks Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Edmonton are 5-5
After playing Los Angeles are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
A few Blues at Blackhawks trends to consider:
St. Louis is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
St. Louis is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis' last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis' last 6 games
Chicago is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against St. Louis
Chicago is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games at home
Chicago is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Chicago is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing St. Louis
St. Louis at Carolina, Thursday, March 15
Chicago at Dallas, Friday, March 16