Canucks set to host Blues tonight
VANCOUVER, BC (TheSpread) – The Vancouver Canucks face a tough challenge at home tonight when they host the St. Louis Blues at 9:30PM ET.
Vancouver is 35-23-2 overall and 16-11 at home while St. Louis is 39-18-2 overall and 17-10-1 on the road. Vancouver has won four straight meetings with the Blues, including a 4-1 win at St. Louis back on Oct. 23. These two have pushed or hit the under in nine of their last 10 meetings.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, St. Louis is the favorite on the road, as they are getting odds of -120 to win, while the Canucks are getting a money line of +100 at home. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals.
St. Louis has been struggling as of late, winning just two of its last five. The Blues are also coming off a game last night in Edmonton. The Blues have hit the over in three of their last four games. The Canucks are coming off a loss on Thursday, ending a five-game road trip. The Canucks have had just two home games in their last 10, winning both of them. Vancouver has pushed or hit the over in eight of its last 10 games.