The OVER has only paid off three times in the last 10 games between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Boston Bruins as those two teams meet in NHL betting action at the online sportsbooks on Thursday night.
Chicago and Boston split their two meetings last season, with the Blackhawks winning 3-2 at home as a -150 favorite and the Bruins winning 3-0 at home as a -134 favorite. The UNDER paid out for totals bettors in both of those games.
Chicago Blackhawks vs Boston Bruins Opening Odds and Betting Line
Betting fans looking to back visiting Chicago Blackhawks before puck drop in this match found them as -120-moneyline favorites at 5Dimes. They saw an opening total of 5, according to BetOnline.
Computer Prediction: Chicago Blackhawks vs Boston Bruins Pick
Odds – VSB
prediction models pick the Blackhawks to win this game 3.9-2.6. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.
Chicago Blackhawks vs Boston Bruins Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
This season the Boston Bruins are 15-12-1 overall while the Chicago Blackhawks are 19-8-1. As for the totals, Boston is 11-14-3 on the OU, and Chicago is 7-15-6. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Boston vs Chicago injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 19 (Boston Bruins) and the No. 5 (Chicago Blackhawks) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
How Chicago Blackhawks vs Boston Bruins Stats Matchup
The game also pits Boston’s No. 20-ranked offense, averaging 2.57 goals per game, against a Blackhawks defense that ranks No. 1 at 1.96 goals allowed. The Bruins power play is averaging 18.18% while the Blackhawks defense kills off 91.25% of their penalties.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Last time out for Chicago, they were a 3-2 winner as they battled the Devils on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Blackhawks at -200 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game PUSH for totals bettors.
Boston won its last outing, a 5-2 result against the Coyotes on December 6. Bettors who backed the Bruins at -138 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Chicago Blackhawks vs Boston Bruins Betting Odds Trends
Chicago is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Chicago is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chicago’s last 6 games on the road
Chicago is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Boston
Boston is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
Boston is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston’s last 5 games at home
Boston is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Chicago
Next Betting Matchups
Chicago at New York, Saturday, December 13th
Boston home to Ottawa, Saturday, December 13th