ST. LOUIS, MO (The Spread) - The Blues have won five-straight games but they'll need to buck the trends if they're going to make it six straight tonight.
The Blues host the Red Wings tonight at 8:00PM ET and are -165 money line favorites according to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI. Detroit, meanwhile, is a +149 money line underdog for tonight's contest while the total is currently sitting at 5.5 goals.
The road team is a perfect 5-0 in the last five meetings between these two teams while the Red Wings are 22-10-1 in their last 33 games in St. Louis. They're also 53-26-4 in their last 83 games overall versus the Blues.
The Red Wings are also 4-0 in their last four Thursday games, 4-1 in their last five games versus Central opponents and 7-2 in their last nine games versus Western Conference foes.