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The Chicago Blackhawks and the Columbus Blue Jackets will meet on the ice at Nationwide Arena on Thursday in a battle of division rivals.
Last time out for Chicago, they were a 6-5 loser as they battled the Oilers at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Oilers at +185 were rewarded, while the 11 goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Columbus was a 2-1 loser in its last match at home against the Canucks. They lost as +125 underdogs, while the total score of 3 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Team record: 10-12-5 SU, ATS
The total has gone OVER in 9 of last 10 games when playing at home against Chicago
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing Phoenix are 4-6
After playing Vancouver are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
Team record: 21-2-3 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Columbus
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Columbus
The total has gone OVER in 9 of last 10 games when playing on the road against Columbus
is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
When playing on Thursday are 7-3
Before playing Edmonton are 6-4
After playing Edmonton are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
Chicago at Dallas, Saturday, March 16
Columbus home to Phoenix, Saturday, March 16