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Columbus Blue Jackets vs Minnesota Wild Pick and Betting Preview

The Columbus Blue Jackets will look to grab a road win when they take on the Wild in Minnesota at Xcel Energy Center on Saturday in NHL betting odds action.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Sportsbooks such as Bovada had the Minnesota Wild as -133 moneyline favorites in this particular NHL betting matchup earlier. The over under total, meanwhile, was set early at 5.5 before betting started to move the line at Bet365.

Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 3.2-2.8 win for the Blue Jackets. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.

Columbus Blue Jackets vs Minnesota Wild Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Minnesota Wild currently sport a record of 1-1-1. The Columbus Blue Jackets are 3-1-0. Betting totals have seen the Wild post a 3-0 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Blue Jackets have gone 1-3 against the number. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Minnesota vs Columbus injuries news.

The Blue Jackets - Wild odds would favor the Wild if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Minnesota is rated No. 16 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Columbus is at No. 25.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Last time out for Columbus, they were a 3-1 winner as they battled the Rangers at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Blue Jackets at -146 were rewarded, while the 4 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

In their last action, Minnesota was a 5-2 winner on the road against the Blackhawks. Bettors on Minnesota at +115 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

Betting Trends
  • Columbus is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
  • Columbus is 5-13 SU in its last 18 games
  • Columbus is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
  • Columbus is 2-9 SU in its last 11 games on the road
  • Minnesota is 8-16 ATS in its last 24 games
  • Minnesota is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games
  • Minnesota is 4-8 ATS in its last 12 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Columbus at Winnipeg, Tuesday, October 17th
Minnesota at Winnipeg, Friday, October 20th