Under should cash in Kings vs. Hawks
The under is 13-2-2 in the Blackhawks' last 17 games overall and should cash again tonight when the defending champs host the Kings at 8:30PM ET.
The Blackhawks have gone under in four of their last five games and they've gone under in 13 of their last 17 as well. The Kings, meanwhile, have gone over just three times in the last 24 playing on one days rest.
Diving deeper, the under is 4-1-1 in Chicago's last six games on Monday and 5-1-1 in the Hawks' last seven games versus a team with a win percentage above .600. On the other side, the under is 12-4-7 in the Kings' last 23 games following a win.
Oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI the Blackhawks are -120 money line favorites over the Kings, who have +100 odds to pull off the upset. As for the total, the number currently sits at 5 goals.
MONDAY NHL FREE PICK: KINGS/BLACKHAWKS UNDER 5