NHL Matchups  >>  Chicago Blackhawks vs. Minnesota Wild Preview 04/09/2013

 
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The Chicago Blackhawks and the Minnesota Wild will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Xcel Energy Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Blackhawks listed as 116-moneyline favorites versus the Wild, while the game's total is sitting at 5.
The Blackhawks were a 5-3 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Predators. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at -200 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for OVER bettors.
Minnesota won its last outing, a 3-0 result against the Blue Jackets on April 7. Bettors who backed the Wild at -112 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Minnesota:
Team record: 22-14-2 SU, ATS

is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games when playing Chicago
is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games
is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games when playing at home against Chicago

When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Florida are 3-3-2
After playing Columbus are 5-5
After a win are 7-3

Chicago:
Team record: 29-5-4 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games on the road
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games when playing Minnesota

When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Edmonton are 6-4
After playing Nashville are 4-6
After a win are 6-4


NEXT UP:
Chicago home to Detroit, Friday, April 12
Minnesota home to St. Louis, Thursday, April 11