Red Wings vs. Hawks Game 5 Pick

blackhawks red wings nhl free picks predictions odds trends

CHICAGO, IL (The Spread) - The Red Wings will look to complete their upset of the Blackhawks tonight when the two teams battle for Game 5 at 8:00PM ET at the United Center.

View Latest NHL Lines

ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Blackhawks are -180 money line favorites over the Red Wings, who are +165 underdogs. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5 goals.

LINE MOVEMENT: The Blackhawks are -180 money line favorites now after opening with -200 odds. The Red Wings, meanwhile, opened with +183 odds and now they're +165 on the ML.

PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 69% 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 Detroit. According to latest NHL trends, the Red Wings are 5-1 in their last six games versus Central opponents and 5-1 in their last six games overall. They're also 9-2 in their last 11 games playing on one day of rest, 6-2 in their last eight Conference Semifinals games and 5-0 in their last five games after scoring two goals or less in their previous game. Jimmy Howard has been fantastic in this series for Detroit, while Jonathan Towes has been a ghost for Chicago. At these odds, the Red Wings are a massive value considering how dominant they've been in this series. Take the dog tonight in Detroit.

2013 STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS: DETROIT RED WINGS +165

Bet NHL Games

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

NHL Top Stories

Thumbnail Crosby focused on resuscitating Pens Riding a nine-game winning streak, Washington is the hottest team in hockey right now. But will the league’s third-leading scorer throw a wrench into the Caps’...
Thumbnail Western Conference titans clash shortly John Gibson is acclimating quite nicely to his new role as the Ducks’ workhorse in net. Still, can the 23-year-old cool off the Blues tonight?
Thumbnail Elite netminders lock horns in Montreal Two of the NHL’s most explosive offenses are preparing to collide in Quebec. With Carey Price and Henrik Lundqvist on the scene, however, will stellar...
Thumbnail Note goalie wades into hostile territory So far, Jake Allen's first season as the Blues' undisputed No. 1 netminder has not gone according to plan. But can he reverse the...
Thumbnail Ovechkin targets another major milestone It’s always a treat to see Eastern Conference powerhouses Pittsburgh and Washington do battle. Tonight’s meeting in the nation’s capital, however, should have...

NHL Headlines

NHL Team Pages