Blackhawks vs. Ducks Odds
ANAHEIM, CA (TheSpread) – The Western Conference Finals get underway today when Game 1 between the Anaheim Ducks and Chicago Blackhawks is held at 3PM ET.
Chicago is 56-30-6 on the season and 27-18-1 on the road. Anaheim is 59-24-8 overall and 31-12-3 at home. These two teams met three times during the regular season, with Chicago winning two of the three games. The road team actually won all three games and the two hit the under in all three contest. Dating back further, Chicago has won four of its last five against Anaheim and the two have hit the under in six of their last seven meetings.
According to oddsmakers at the online sports book GT Bets, Anaheim is favored at home in this game, as the Ducks are getting odds of -130 to win, while the Blackhawks are getting a money line of +120 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals.
The Blackhawks reached the conference finals by beating the Predators in six games in the first round and then sweeping the Wild in the second round. Anaheim opened the playoffs by sweeping the Winnipeg Jets and then it defeated the Calgary Flames in five games. The Ducks are averaging 2.89 goals per game for the season while allowing 2.63 per contest. Chicago is averaging 2.74 goals per game while allowing 2.33 per game.