|NHL Blackhawks vs. Ducks Picks & Predictions for February 5, 2013|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Wednesday, 05 February 2014 13:50|
Blackhawks vs. Ducks Free Picks
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Ducks are -113 money line favorites over the Blackhawks, who are +104 money line underdogs for tonight’s game. Chicago enters play with a 34-10-14 record and is 16-6-7 on the road this season, while Anaheim is 40-13-5 overall and 22-4-2 at home. The total for this game is currently sitting at 5.5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Blackhakws opened as +111 money line underdogs and their odds have dropped to +104, while the Ducks’ line opened at -120 and their odds have dropped to -113. As for the total, it opened at 5.5 and that’s where it currently sits.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 62% 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 Anaheim. According to latest NHL trends, the Blackhawks are 5-21-2 in their last 28 road games versus Anaheim and 1-5 in their last six games overall versus the Ducks. They’re also 2-5 in their last seven games overall, 2-5 in their last seven road games and 0-4 in their last four road games versus a team with a home winning percentage of greater than .600. The Ducks, meanwhile, are 4-1 in their last five Wednesday games, 23-8 in their last 31 versus the Western Conference and 10-1 in their last 11 when their opponent scores five goals or more in their previous game.
WEDNESDAY NHL FREE PICK: ANAHEIM DUCKS -113