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The Columbus Blue Jackets and the Minnesota Wild will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Xcel Energy Center.
The Blue Jackets were a 4-3 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Sharks. That made winners of bettors who got San Jose at -118 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.
Minnesota won its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Rangers on March 13. Bettors who backed the Wild at -115 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Team record: 35-22-9 SU, ATS
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing Columbus
is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of last 16 games when playing at home against Columbus
is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games when playing at home against Columbus
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Florida are 4-6
After playing NY Rangers are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
Team record: 34-26-6 SU, ATS
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing Minnesota
is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of last 16 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games on the road
When playing on Saturday are 1-9
Before playing Carolina are 4-6
After playing San Jose are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
Columbus home to Carolina, Tuesday, March 18
Minnesota at Boston, Monday, March 17