Predators vs. Blues Prediction
Will the Predators knock off the Blues when the two Western Conference postseason contenders clash at 4:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Blues are now -135 on the money line to beat the Predators after they opened with -140 odds. As for Nashville, the Predators opened with +120 odds but those are down to +115.
NASHVILLE KEY TRENDS: The Predators are a perfect 6-0 in their last six games against Western Conference foes and are 5-1 in their last six games when playing a team with a winning record. They're also 4-1 in their last five games playing the second game of a back-to-back and are 6-2 in their last eight divisional games.
ST. LOUIS KEY TRENDS: The Blues have won 11 of their last 14 games overall and are 4-1 in their last five home games. They're also 10-2 in their last 12 games on Sunday, are 4-0 in their last four games after scoring two goals or less in their previous game, and are 7-3 in their last 10 games when playing on one day of rest.
OUR PREDICTION: The Predators have won four of their last five games against the Blues and are 8-3 in their last 11 games overall. They're also 5-1 in their last six games when their opponent scores two goals or less in its previous game and has cashed in all four of its last four games played on Sunday.
SUNDAY NHL PREDICTION: NASHVILLE PREDATORS +115