NHL Matchups  >>  Chicago Blackhawks vs. Nashville Predators Preview 04/06/2013

 
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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Saturday when the Chicago Blackhawks and the Nashville Predators meet at Bridgestone Arena.
Oddsmakers currently have the Blackhawks listed as 131-moneyline favorites versus the Predators, while the game's total is sitting at 5.
Last time out for Chicago, they were a 4-3 loser as they battled the Blues at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Blues at +128 were rewarded, while the 7 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Last time out for Nashville, they were a 3-1 loser as they battled the Blue Jackets at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Blue Jackets at +108 were rewarded, while the 4 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Nashville:
Team record: 15-15-8 SU, ATS

is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing at home against Chicago
is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games

When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Minnesota are 4-6
After playing Columbus are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6

Chicago:
Team record: 27-5-4 SU, ATS

is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games on the road
is 17-6 SU in its last 23 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 9 games

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Edmonton are 6-4
After playing St. Louis are 9-1
After a loss are 6-4


NEXT UP:
Nashville at Chicago, Sunday, April 7