Blackhawks meet Blues tonight
LAS VEGAS, NV (TheSpread) – Two Western Conference rivals add another chapter to their story tonight when the Chicago Blackhawks host the St. Louis Blues at 8PM ET.
Chicago is 15-8-1 on the season and 7-3-1 at home while the Blues are 16-6-2 overall and 7-3-1 on the road. These two have met once this season with the Blues picking up a 3-2 win at home thanks to a 31-24 shot advantage.
Oddsmakers see the Blackhawks having the edge in tonight’s meeting. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Hawks are favored at home, as they are getting odds of -140 to win, while the Blues have been given a money line of +120 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals.
The Blues come into tonight’s meeting having won four of their last five games while outshooting their opponent in six of their last nine outings. The Blackhawks have won six of their last seven games, with four of the wins coming by at least three goals. This will be Chicago’s first home game since Nov. 16, as it wrapped up a six-game road trip on Saturday.