CHICAGO, IL (The Spread) - The Blackhawks host the Penguins today at 12:30PM ET in a series that has seen the under cash at the betting window.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Blackhawks are a sizable home favorite in this matchup at -149 on the money line, while the Penguins are +135 money line underdogs. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5.5 goals.
The under is 5-1 in the last six meetings between these two teams and 6-2 in the last eight meetings in Chicago. The under is also 13-3-1 in the Hawks' last 17 games versus Metropolitan opponents and 6-2 in their last eight games overall.
On the other side, the under is 6-1-1 in the Penguins' last eight games overall and 5-1-1 in their last seven road games. The under is also 8-3 in Pittsburgh's last 11 games versus Central opponents and 21-8-3 in its last 32 games versus Western Conference foes.