|NHL Blues vs. Stars Picks & Predictions for April 11, 2014|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 11 April 2014 15:00|
Blues vs. Stars Free Pick
DALLAS, TX (TheSpread) – The St. Louis Blues are battling for playoff position today when they face the Dallas Stars at 8:30PM ET.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, St. Louis is the slight favorite on the road, as the Blues have odds of -120 to win, while the Stars have a money line of +100 to win. The over/under total has been set at 5.5 goals. Dallas is 39-30-11 overall and 22-11-7 at home while St. Louis is 52-21-7 overall and 24-13-3 on the road.
LINE MOVEMENT: Oddsmakers had the game as even to begin, with both teams getting odds of -105 to win, but the line eventually moved toward the Blues, as the odds grew to -120 for St. Louis. The over/under total hasn’t changed since opening at 5.5 goals.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on the game, 61% of bettors favor the Blues. 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 St. Louis. According to the latest NHL trends, the Stars are 1-4 in their last 5 home games against a team with a winning record on the road. St. Louis is also 37-18 in its last 55 divisional games. The Blues have also won seven of their last 10 games against the Stars.
FRIDAYS’S NHL FREE PICK: ST. LOUIS BLUES -120