Kings vs. Blues Monday Prediction
Will the Blues make it five straight to start the season and two in a row against the Kings when the Western Conference foes clash again at Enterprise Center on Monday night at 8:00 p.m. ET?
055 Los Angeles Kings (+155) at 056 St. Louis Blues (-175); o/u 5.5
8:00 p.m. ET, Monday, October 25, 2021
Los Angeles Kings DFS Spin
Cal Petersen allowed seven goals during Saturday's 7-3 loss to the St. Louis Blues. Petersen had an incredibly tough night in this matchup, as he made 33 saves on 40 shots to finish his night with a save percentage of .825. Petersen allowed two goals in both the first and third period. However, it was the second period that really sealed a loss for the Kings, as Petersen gave up three goals within seven minutes. This loss drops his record to 1-2-0.
St. Louis Blues DFS Spin
Jordan Binnington made 32 saves during Saturday's 7-3 win over the Los Angeles Kings. Binnington allowed three goals on 35 shots to finish his night with a save percentage of .914. He gave up one goal just over 11 minutes after puck drop, but then kept Los Angeles at bay the entire second period. In the third, Binnington allowed two more goals but the Blues had already built a dominating lead by that point. This was Binnington's fourth consecutive win and his record now sits at 4-0-0 to kick off his year.
Kings vs. Blues Betting Prediction
The Kings are 0-4 in their last four games, are 1-4 in their last five games when playing the third game of a 3-in-4 situation and are 7-19 in their last 26 games when facing an opponent with a winning record. The Blues, meanwhile, are 4-0 to start the season, are 68-27 in their last 95 games when facing an opponent with a winning percentage below .400 and are 47-22 in their last 69 games coming off a win.
NHL BETTING PREDICTION: ST. LOUIS BLUES -175