Predators vs. Blackhawks Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Blackhawks are -216 money line favorites over the Predators, who are +198 on the ML. Nashville enters play with a 30-31-10 record and is 15-14-6 on the road this year, while Chicago is 41-15-15 overall and 23-6-7 at home. The total for tonight's game is currently sitting at 5.5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Blackhawks opened as -215 money line favorites but their odds have been bet up to -216, while the Predators' odds have gone from +197 up to +198. The total has stayed at 5.5.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 89% 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 the over. According to latest NHL trends, the over is 3-1-1 in the last five meetings between these two teams in Chicago and 4-0 in the Blackhawks' last four games when their opponent allows five goals or more in their previous contest. The over is also 7-2-2 in the Predators' last 11 road games, 14-6-1 in their last 21 games playing on one day of rest and 6-2-2 in their last 10 road games versus a team with a home winning percentage of greater than .600.
SUNDAY NHL FREE PICK: PREDATORS/BLACKHAWKS OVER 5.5