NHL Matchups  >>  Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Nashville Predators Preview 03/23/2013

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The Columbus Blue Jackets and the Nashville Predators will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Bridgestone Arena.
Oddsmakers currently have the Predators listed as 147-moneyline favorites versus the Blue Jackets, while the game's total is sitting at 5.
The Blue Jackets were a 5-1 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Flames. That made winners of bettors who got Columbus at -141 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for OVER bettors.
Last time out for Nashville, they were a 5-3 winner as they battled the Flames at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Predators at -135 were rewarded, while the 8 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Nashville:
Team record: 12-13-6 SU, ATS

is 19-2 SU in its last 21 games when playing at home against Columbus
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games
is 15-6 SU in its last 21 games when playing Columbus
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home

When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Minnesota are 4-6
After playing Calgary are 2-8
After a win are 4-6

Columbus:
Team record: 13-12-6 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games on the road
is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games
is 6-15 SU in its last 21 games when playing Nashville

When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing Vancouver are 3-7
After playing Calgary are 3-7
After a win are 6-4


NEXT UP:
Columbus at Vancouver, Tuesday, March 26
Nashville home to Edmonton, Monday, March 25