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St. Louis Blues take on Bruins in hockey test

St. Louis Blues

Boston Bruins
14-3-3 November 21, 2013, 07:00 PM | TD Garden 14-6-1

A key battle on the NHL odds menu sees visiting St. Louis duelling Boston on Thursday at TD Garden.

This season the Bruins are 14-6-1 overall while the Blues are 14-3-3. As for the totals, Boston is 3-11-7 on the OU, and St. Louis is 9-9-2.

View St. Louis Blues vs Boston Bruins Odds and Stats.

Sportsbooks such as Bovada had the Bruins as -136 moneyline Favorite in this particular NHL matchup earlier. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 5 before betting started to move the line at 5Dimes.

It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 10-rated Bruins and the No. 2-ranked Blues, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.


In their last action, St. Louis was a 4-1 winner on the road against the Sabres. Bettors on St. Louis at -180 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent PUSH bettors home happy as well.

Last time out for Boston, they were a 2-1 winner as they battled the Rangers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Bruins at +110 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

How They Match Up:
The game also pits Boston's No. 15-ranked offense, averaging 2.81 goals per game, against a Blues defense that ranks No. 8 at 2.35 goals allowed. The Bruins power play is averaging 18.18% while the Blues defense kills off 83.1% of their penalties.

A few Blues at Bruins trends to consider:
St. Louis is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
St. Louis is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
St. Louis is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games when playing Boston
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis's last 5 games when playing Boston
Boston is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
Boston is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
Boston is 4-14-2 SU in its last 20 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games when playing St. Louis

Next up:
St. Louis home to Dallas, Saturday, November 23rd
Boston home to Hartford , Saturday, November 23rd