|NHL Blues vs. Blackhawks Picks & Predictions for April 6, 2014|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Sunday, 06 April 2014 08:00|
Blues vs. Blackhawks Free Pick
CHICAGO (TheSpread) – The St. Louis Blues and Chicago Blackhawks renew their rivalry today at 12:30PM ET. Who will come out on top?
ODDS: According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, this game is even, as each team has been given odds of -110 to win the game. The over/under for goals has been set at 5.5. St. Louis is 52-18-7 overall and 24-11-3 on the road while Chicago is 44-19-15 overall and 25-7-7 at home.
LINE MOVEMENT: Oddsmakers have seen this game even the whole way, with the money lines for both teams holding strong at the opening mark of -110. The over/under opened at 5 goals and then was bumped up to 5.5.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on the game, 51% 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: Go with Chicago at home. According to the latest NHL trends, the Blues are just 7-19 in their last 26 road games with Chicago and the home team has won four of the last five in this series. Chicago is also 18-7 in its last 25 games on Sundays. With St. Louis playing on Saturday and Chicago having a day to rest up, it should be energized for this early start and find a way to get past the Blues.
SUNDAY’S NHL FREE PICK: CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS -110