Blackhawks vs. Preds Gm 2 Odds
NASHVILLE, TN (TheSpread) – After a devastating loss in Game 1, can the Nashville Predators bounce back in Game 2 when they host the Chicago Blackhawks at 9:30PM ET?
Nashville is now 47-26-10 on the season and 28-10-4 at home. Chicago is now 49-28-6 on the season and 25-16-1 on the road. Including the 4-3 double OT win in Game 1, the Blackhawks have now won three straight over Nashville and four of five meetings during the season. Chicago has also won two straight trips to Nashville and the two have hit the under in six of their last nine encounters.
According to oddsmakers at the online sports book GT Bets, this game is considered even, as both the Blackhawks and the Predators have been given a money line of -110 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals.
Game 1 of this series provided plenty of storylines, as the Predators took a 3-0 lead after one period, only to see that disappear in the second, with Chicago scoring three goals of its own. The two then went two whole periods without a goal before Duncan Keith found the net for the game-winner in double OT. After allowing three goals in the first, Chicago pulled goalie Corey Crawford and inserted Scott Darling, who went on to make 42 saves while leading Chicago to the win.