Blackhawks vs. Predators Odds
NASHVILLE, TN (TheSpread) – The Nashville Predators are the underdog in their series with the Chicago Blackhawks. Are they also the underdog in Game 1 at home tonight at 8:30PM ET?
Nashville was 47-25-10 on the season and 28-9-4 at home. Chicago was 48-28-6 on the season and 24-16-1 on the road. These two have met four times during the regular season, and Chicago won three of the four meetings, including a 3-1 win in Nashville on Dec. 6. These two hit the under in three of their four meetings this season and have hit the under in six of their last eight encounters, dating back to last season.
According to oddsmakers at the online sports book GT Bets, the Predators are the slim favorite at home in this game, as they are getting odds of -115 to win, while the Blackhawks are getting a money line of -105 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals.
The Blackhawks allowed just 189 goals this season while scoring a total of 229. Nashville posted 232 goals while allowing 208. Chicago is riding a four-game losing streak coming into tonight’s contest and they have pushed or hit the under in all four games. Nashville is riding a six-game losing streak entering today’s Game 1 and they have pushed or hit the over in eight of their last nine games.