|NHL Blackhawks vs. Canucks Picks & Predictions for January 29, 2014|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Wednesday, 29 January 2014 14:00|
Blackhawks vs. Canucks Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Blackhawks are -115 money line favorites over the Canucks, who are +106 money line underdogs. Chicago is 32-10-13 overall and 14-6-6 on the road, while Vancouver is 27-18-9 overall and 14-8-5 at home. The total for tonight's game is sitting at 5.5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Blackhawks opened as -109 money line favorites but their odds have jumped to -115. The Canucks' odds have gone from +101 up to +106, and the total has stayed at 5.5 after opening at that same number.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 71% of bettors favor the Blackhawks. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take Chicago. According to latest NHL trends, the Blackhawks are 6-0 in their last six games after allowing five goals or more in their previous contest. They're also 20-7 in their last 27 games following an overtime game on the previous day and 11-4 in their last 15 games versus the Pacific. On the other side, the Canucks are 4-10 in their last 14 games overall, 1-4 in their last five games playing on one day of rest and 1-6 in their last seven versus a team with a winning record. Chicago's too good to continue to lose like this and the price is right tonight against a struggling Vancouver team.
WEDNESDAY NHL FREE PICK: CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS -115