Red Wings vs. Hawks Game 1 Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Blackhawks are -191 money line favorites over the Red Wings, who are +175 on the ML. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Blackhawks opened as -193 money line favorites but their odds dropped to -191, while the Red Wings' odds have fallen from +177 down to +175.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 73% 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 the under. According to latest NHL trends, the under is 4-0-1 in the last five meetings between these two teams in Chicago and 18-7-1 in the last 26 meetings overall. The under is also 6-2-2 in the Blackhawks' last 10 games overall, 12-5-2 in their last 19 games versus the Central and 4-1 in their last five games on Wednesday. On the other side, the under is 7-2-1 in the Red Wings' last 10 games versus the Central and 6-1-3 in their last 10 road games.
2013 STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS: RED WINGS/BLACKHAWKS UNDER 5