Red Wings vs. Blue Jackets Pick
The Detroit Red Wings have been struggling to keep opponents from scoring lately. Will that continue tonight against the Columbus Blue Jackets at 7PM ET?
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, this game is considered even, as both the Red Wings and the Blue Jackets are each getting a money line of -105 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals.
Columbus is 28-33-8 overall, 15-14-6 at home and 34-32 with the over. Detroit is 34-25-11 overall, 16-13-5 on the road and 33-25 with the under. The Blue Jackets have won seven of their last 10 against the Red Wings, including the last meeting. These two have pushed or hit the under in eight of their last 10 encounters.
On March 8, Columbus beat Detroit, 5-3 at home. The Red Wings have lost two straight and five of their last seven. Defense has not been a strength as they've allowed 23 goals in that span. Columbus has been even worse, allowing 16 goals in their last four games. Columbus is 13-6 with the over in their last 19 home games.
THURSDAY’S NHL FREE PICK: RED WINGS/BLUE JACKETS OVER 5