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The Minnesota Wild and the Columbus Blue Jackets will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at Nationwide Arena.
The Wild were a 4-3 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Blackhawks. That made winners of bettors who got Minnesota at +107 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.
Last time out for Columbus, they were a 1-0 winner as they battled the Lightning at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Blue Jackets at -110 were rewarded, while the 1 goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Team record: 11-14-3 SU, ATS
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Minnesota
is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games when playing at home against Minnesota
is 6-12 SU in its last 18 games
is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games at home
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Pittsburgh are 3-7
After playing Tampa Bay are 3-7
After a win are 3-7
Team record: 17-8-5 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Columbus
is 14-7 SU in its last 21 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games
is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Florida are 4-6
After playing Chicago are 3-7
After a win are 7-3
Minnesota home to San Jose, Sunday, December 8
Columbus at Pittsburgh, Monday, December 9