Seeing Chicago at the top of the standings is not a shock but seeing the Predators right there as well is a big surprise. Chicago is the hockey betting favorite in this game since they are at home.
Bet on hockey has seen Chicago win 6 of the last 10 games against Nashville. Both teams will be playing again on Saturday so they would like to get the bet on hockey win here. The Predators are home vs. Minnesota tomorrow while the Blackhawks are in Pittsburgh. The Predators and Blackhawks have already met three times this hockey betting season. Chicago has won two of the three bet on hockey matchups and each was low scoring. The Blackhawks won 2-0 at home while the teams split two bet on hockey games in Nashville with the Predators winning 2-0 while the Blackhawks won 3-1. Chicago has won four of the last five home games against Nashville in this bet on hockey series.
Eight of the last ten games between the two teams have gone under the hockey betting total. That could happen again in bet on hockey odds since both teams have been excellent defensively this season. The games this season between the two teams have been low scoring and that result could happen again on Friday.
Nashville has been a huge surprise this bet on hockey year and it is all because of their defense and goaltending. The Predators are down near the bottom of the league in scoring but they are in the Top 10 in fewest goals allowed. Pekka Rinne has been excellent in goal and he has been giving Nashville a chance to win on a regular basis in bet on hockey action.
Chicago has been almost untouchable at home this season and those that bet on hockey have noticed. The Blackhawks have been good on the road as well but in the United Center they are a great hockey betting wager. The Blackhawks are one of a select few teams to rank in the Top 10 in both goals scored and fewest goals allowed as bet on hockey stats have it. Patrick Kane is one of the leading scorers while the combination of Cristobal Huet and Antti Niemi has been very good in goal.