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Los Angeles Kings vs. Chicago Blackhawks

The Los Angeles Kings and the Chicago Blackhawks will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at United Center.

The Kings were a 5-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Senators. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at -130 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.

The Blackhawks were a 7-3 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Maple Leafs. That made winners of bettors who got Toronto at +165 on the moneyline, while the total score (10) was good news for OVER bettors.

Chicago:
Team record: 23-7-5 SU, ATS

The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 7 games at home
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Los Angeles
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Los Angeles

When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Edmonton are 5-5
After playing Toronto are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3

Los Angeles:
Team record: 22-7-4 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 6 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Chicago
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of last 23 games when playing on the road against Chicago

When playing on Sunday are 8-2
Before playing Dallas are 6-4
After playing Ottawa are 4-6
After a win are 8-2

Next up:
Los Angeles home to Edmonton, Tuesday, December 17
Chicago at Nashville, Tuesday, December 17