Vancouver Canucks vs St. Louis Blues Betting Matchup Report
St. Louis Blues vs Vancouver Canucks Odds
NHL wagering interest swings to the Vancouver vs St. Louis battle on Sunday at Rogers Arena as the Canucks try to defend home turf and reward moneyline bettors.
The Blues will look to vanquish their hosts on Sunday, as they are 8-5-1 this season, while the Canucks are 8-3-2. St. Louis is 10-2-2 against the total, while Vancouver is 3-8-2 versus the number.
This game puts the Canucks, most recently No. 8 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Blues, who rate a No. 2 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Vancouver's No. 8-ranked offense, averaging 2.9 goals per game, against a Blues defense that ranks No. 23 at 3.2 goals allowed. The Canucks power play is averaging 16.4% while the Blues defense kills off 77.4% of their penalties.
Last time out for St. Louis, they were a 5-2 winner as they battled the Flames on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Blues at -122 were rewarded, while the 7 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
The Canucks were a 4-3 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Stars. That made winners of bettors who got Dallas at +170 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.
St. Louis Blues Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Tampa Bay are 3-7
After playing Calgary are 4-6
After a win are 7-3
Vancouver Canucks Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing San Jose are 7-3
After playing Dallas are 8-2
After a loss are 5-5
A few Blues at Canucks trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of St. Louis' last 5 games when playing on the road against Vancouver
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of St. Louis' last 9 games when playing Vancouver
The total has gone OVER in 6 of St. Louis' last 7 games
St. Louis is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Vancouver's last 5 games when playing at home against St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Vancouver's last 9 games when playing St. Louis
Vancouver is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
Vancouver is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
St. Louis home to San Jose, Tuesday, February 19
Vancouver at Chicago, Tuesday, February 19