Wild vs. Blues Gm 2 Odds
ST. LOUIS, MO (TheSpread) – The St. Louis Blues could find themselves down 2-0 in their series with the Minnesota Wild when they host Minnesota today at 3PM ET.
St. Louis is 51-25-7 on the season and 27-13-2 at home while Minnesota was 47-28-8 overall and 25-15-2 on the road. Including Minnesota’s 4-2 win in Game 1 of the series, the Wild have now won three of their last four against the Blues. The Wild have also won four of their last six against St. Louis, dating back to last season. These two have hit the over in three straight meetings.
According to oddsmakers at the online sports book GT Bets, the Blues are favored at home in this contest, as St. Louis is getting odds of -145 to win, while the Wild are getting a money line of +125 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals.
The Wild never trailed in Game 1 of the series, as they jumped out to a 2-0 lead and never looked back. Minnesota had 29 shots in the game to 21 for the Blues and the Wild had just four penalty minutes, while the Blues had 18. Zach Parise had a pair of assists to lead Minnesota in the win while Kevin Shattenkirk had an assist on both goals for the Blues.