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NHL Betting Line Favors the Tampa Bay Lightning over the St. Louis Blues Saturday

Amalie Arena hosts an NHL battle on the odds menu between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the visiting St. Louis Blues on Saturday.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Betting fans looking to back the visiting St. Louis Blues before puck drop in this match found them as 113 moneyline underdogs at 5Dimes. They saw an opening total of 5.5, according to BetOnline.

Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 3.5-2.4 result in favor of the Lightning. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.

St. Louis Blues vs Tampa Bay Lightning Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Tampa Bay Lightning bring a 3-1-0 record to the battle against the 4-1-0 Blues. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Tampa Bay go 4-0 so far and the Blues go 3-2. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Tampa Bay vs St. Louis injuries news.

The NHL Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Tampa Bay Lightning rated this week at No. 6 and the St. Louis Blues sitting at No. 7.

Statistical Matchup

The game also pits Tampa Bay's No. 4-ranked offense, averaging 4.5 goals per game, against a Blues defense that ranks No. 12 at 2.8 goals allowed. The Lightning power play is averaging 26.32% while the Blues defense kills off 83.33% of their penalties.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

St. Louis was a 5-2 loser in its last match on the road against the Panthers. They lost as +117 underdogs, while the total score of 7 made winners of OVER bettors.

In their last action, Tampa Bay was a 5-4 winner at home against the Penguins. Bettors on Tampa Bay at -139 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

Betting Trends
  • St. Louis is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games
  • St. Louis is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games
  • St. Louis is 16-5 ATS in its last 21 games on the road
  • St. Louis is 15-6 SU in its last 21 games on the road
  • Tampa Bay is 8-3 ATS in its last 11 games
  • Tampa Bay is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 5 games
  • Tampa Bay is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

St. Louis home to Chicago, Wednesday, October 18th
Tampa Bay at Detroit, Monday, October 16th