NHL Matchups  >>  Detroit Red Wings vs. Columbus Blue Jackets Preview 01/21/2013

 
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The fans at Nationwide Arena will be treated to a game between the Detroit Red Wings and the Columbus Blue Jackets when they take their seats on Monday.
Oddsmakers currently have the Red Wings listed as 116-moneyline favorites versus the Blue Jackets, while the game's total is sitting at 5½.
Detroit lost its last outing, a 6-0 result against the Blues on January 19. Bettors who backed the Blues at -135 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
The Blue Jackets were a 3-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Predators. That made winners of bettors who got Columbus at +154 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Columbus:
Team record: 1-0-0 SU, ATS

is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games at home
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games when playing at home against Detroit

When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Phoenix are 4-6
After playing Nashville are 2-8
After a win are 6-4

Detroit:
Team record: 0-1-0 SU, ATS

is 18-5 SU in its last 23 games when playing Columbus
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games when playing on the road against Columbus
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Columbus
is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games when playing on the road against Columbus

When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Edmonton are 7-3
After playing St. Louis are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7


NEXT UP:
Detroit home to Dallas, Tuesday, January 22
Columbus at Phoenix, Wednesday, January 23