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The division rival Columbus Blue Jackets and St. Louis Blues are set to renew hostilities on Friday when they meet at Scottrade Center.

Columbus won its last outing, a 3-1 result against the Predators on April 4. Bettors who backed the Blue Jackets at +108 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

St. Louis won its last outing, a 4-3 result against the Blackhawks on April 4. Bettors who backed the Blues at +128 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

St. Louis:
Team record: 19-14-2 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

is 14-3 SU in its last 17 games when playing at home against Columbus
is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games when playing Columbus
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 9 games
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home

When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Tampa Bay are 3-7
After playing Chicago are 5-5
After a win are 4-6

Columbus:
Team record: 16-14-7 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

is 11-5 SU in its last 16 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of last 15 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing on the road against St. Louis
is 4-12 SU in its last 16 games on the road

When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Minnesota are 5-5
After playing Nashville are 2-8
After a win are 8-2

Next up:
Columbus home to Minnesota, Sunday, April 7
St. Louis at Detroit, Sunday, April 7