Blackhawks vs. Predators Pick
NASHVILLE, TN (The Spread)– The under could be a solid play tonight for bettors when the Predators host the Blackhawks at 8:00PM ET.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Blackhawks are -128 money line favorites over the Predators, who are +116 money line underdogs for tonight’s game. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5.5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Blackhawks opened as -119 money line favorites but their odds have jumped to -128, while the Predators’ odds have gone from +108 up to +116. The total hasn’t budged since opening at 5.5 goals at most online and Vegas sports books.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 73% of bettors favor the Blackhawks. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take Chicago. According to latest NHL trends, the under is 4-1 in the last five meetings between these two teams and 4-0 in the Blackhawks’ last four games versus Central opponents. The under is also 4-1 in the Hawks’ last five games overall, 5-2-1 in their last eight Thursday games and 8-3-1 in their last 12 road games versus a team with a home winning percentage of greater than .600. On the other side, the under is 5-1 in the Predators’ last six games overall, 5-1-1 in their last seven games on Thursday and 4-1 in their last five games versus Western Conference foes.
THURSDAY NHL FREE PICK: BLACKHAWKS/PREDATORS UNDER 5.5