Red Wings vs. Blues NHL Free Pick
ODDS: Oddsmakers have installed the Blues as –135 money line favorites over the Red Wings, while the over/under total for this game is currently sitting at 5 goals. Detroit enters play with a 47-25-5 record and is 34-42 UNDER this year, while St. Louis is 48-21-10 overall and 21-43 UNDER.
LINE MOVEMENT: The total opened up at 5, while the Blues opened as -140 favorites and have moved down to -135.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers placed on tonight’s game, 51% of NHL public bettors currently favor the Red Wings. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided for the most up-to-date public betting numbers.
NHL FREE PICK: Take the UNDER 5. According to latest NHL trends, the UNDER is 0-5 the last 5 meetings between these teams. St. Louis is 6-18-10 Under is 18-6-10 in last 34 after scoring 2 goals or less in their previous game, 15-38-15 UDNER L68 overall, 12-33-11 UNDER L56 vs. Western Conference and 7-19-5 UNDER L31 when their opponent scores 2 goals or less in their previous game. Detroit is 4-16-1 UNDER last 21 vs. Central, 7-21-2 UNDER L30 vs. a team with a winning record and 9-20-2 UNDER L31 after scoring 2 goals or less in their previous game. St. Louis struggled in their last two games defensive and that will be the focus tonight. When these two teams get together, the games are usually low scoring. Detroit has won three straight games between these teams and St. Louis has scored a combined three goals in those three games.This one will be another low-scoring affair.
WEDNESDAY NHL FREE PICK: RED WINGS/BLUES UNDER 5