St. Louis Blues vs Chicago Blackhawks Betting Matchup Report
Chicago Blackhawks vs St. Louis Blues Odds
The St. Louis Blues look to emerge victorious in NHL odds action as the Blackhawks arrive at Scottrade Center on Saturday.
The Blues sit at 28-17-2 on the season; in comparison, the Blackhawks are currently 36-6-5. Looking to wager on the totals? St. Louis is 20-21-6 OU, and Chicago is 18-25-4 OU.
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 8-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. 13-ranked offense (2.7 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 19.7% rate while the Blackhawks have a 87.1% rate on the penalty kill.
The Blackhawks were a 3-1 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Flames. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at -270 on the moneyline, while the total score (4) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Last time out for St. Louis, they were a 4-1 winner as they battled the Flames at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Blues at -245 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game PUSH for totals bettors.
Chicago Blackhawks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Edmonton are 5-5
After playing Calgary are 6-4
After a win are 8-2
St. Louis Blues Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Tampa Bay are 3-7
After playing Calgary are 5-5
After a win are 8-2
A few Blackhawks at Blues trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chicago's last 5 games on the road
Chicago is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Chicago is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing St. Louis
Chicago is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games
St. Louis is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of St. Louis' last 7 games at home
St. Louis is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of St. Louis' last 12 games