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San Jose Sharks vs. Columbus Blue Jackets

The San Jose Sharks and the Columbus Blue Jackets will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Nationwide Arena.

The Sharks were a 5-4 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Stars. That made winners of bettors who got Dallas at +180 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for OVER bettors.

Last time out for Columbus, they were a 3-0 loser as they battled the Wild at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Wild at -112 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Columbus:
Team record: 16-16-7 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 15 of last 18 games when playing at home against San Jose
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 9 games at home

When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing St. Louis are 5-5
After playing Minnesota are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7

San Jose:
Team record: 20-11-7 SU, ATS

is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of last 18 games when playing on the road against Columbus
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 12 games when playing Columbus

When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Toronto are 4-6
After playing Dallas are 7-3
After a loss are 5-5

Next up:
San Jose at Detroit, Thursday, April 11
Columbus home to St. Louis, Friday, April 12