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The division rival Chicago Blackhawks and Minnesota Wild are set to renew hostilities on Thursday when they meet at Xcel Energy Center.

Chicago lost its last outing, a 4-3 result against the Stars on December 3. Bettors who backed the Stars at +195 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

In their last action, Minnesota was a 2-0 winner at home against the Flyers. Bettors on Minnesota at -145 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (2) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Team record: 16-8-5 SU, ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games
is 11-3 SU in its last 14 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Chicago

When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Florida are 4-6
After playing Philadelphia are 2-8
After a win are 6-4

Team record: 20-5-4 SU, ATS

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 10 of last 13 games

When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing Edmonton are 5-5
After playing Dallas are 9-1
After a loss are 7-3

Next up:
Chicago home to Anaheim, Friday, December 6
Minnesota at Columbus, Friday, December 6