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St. Louis Blues vs. Minnesota Wild

The St. Louis Blues and the Minnesota Wild will meet on the ice at Xcel Energy Center on Thursday in a battle of division rivals.

Last time out for St. Louis, they were a 4-1 loser as they battled the Capitals at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Capitals at +210 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Minnesota won its last outing, a 4-3 result against the Bruins on April 8. Bettors who backed the Wild at +122 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Minnesota:
Team record: 42-26-12 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against St. Louis
is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing St. Louis

When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Florida are 4-6
After playing Boston are 7-7-1
After a win are 5-5

St. Louis:
Team record: 52-20-7 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games on the road

When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Tampa Bay are 4-6
After playing Washington are 4-4-1
After a loss are 6-4

Next up:
St. Louis at Dallas, Friday, April 11
Minnesota home to Nashville, Sunday, April 13