The Chicago Blackhawks will be looking for revenge for a loss to the Detroit Red Wings earlier in the season as those former division rivals take the ice together in top NHL betting action at the sportsbooks on Wednesday night.
Detroit beat Chicago 4-1 as +116 home underdogs on the NHL odds in the first meeting of the season between the two teams back on November 14, in a PUSH result for totals bettors. Overall, though, the Blackhawks are 4-2 in their past six meetings, with the OVER/UNDER sitting at 2-2-2.
Detroit Red Wings vs Chicago Blackhawks Opening Odds and Betting Line
Betting fans looking to side with the Chicago Blackhawks in this one found them earlier as -160 Favorite on the NHL money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under total instead? It was hovering near 5 at its open earlier today at BetOnline and may have moved.
Computer Prediction: Detroit Red Wings vs Chicago Blackhawks Pick
Odds – VSB
score prediction models pick a 3.1-2.9 result in favor of the Red Wings today. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.
Detroit Red Wings vs Chicago Blackhawks Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Detroit Red Wings will try to spoil to the party on Wednesday; they are 31-14-10 this season, while the Blackhawks are 35-18-4. Detroit is 23-26-6 on the totals; Chicago is 20-30-7. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Chicago vs Detroit injuries news.
The Red Wings – Blackhawks odds would favor the Red Wings if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Chicago is rated No. 18 in the current Odds – VSB
poll, while Detroit is at No. 1.
How Detroit Red Wings vs Chicago Blackhawks Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up the Chicago Blackhawks No. 7-ranked offense (3.02 goals per game) against a Detroit Red Wings defense that ranks No. 8 at 2.56 goals per game allowed. The Blackhawks powerplay has clicked at a 18.97% rate while the Red Wings have a 82.98% rate on the penalty kill.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Last time out for Detroit, they were a 2-0 loser as they battled the Canadiens at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Canadiens at +113 were rewarded, while the 2 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Chicago won its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Penguins on February 15. Bettors who backed the Blackhawks at -150 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Detroit Red Wings vs Chicago Blackhawks Betting Odds Trends
Detroit is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit’s last 6 games
Detroit is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Detroit’s last 9 games on the road
Chicago is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Chicago’s last 9 games
Chicago is 14-6 SU in its last 20 games at home
Chicago is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games when playing Detroit
Next Betting Matchups
Detroit at Dallas, Saturday, February 21st
Chicago home to Colorado, Friday, February 20th