Columbus Blue Jackets at Dallas Stars 1/6/2015 Free NHL Picks & Predictions
by Guy Bruhn - 1/5/2015
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 8:30 PM ET
American Airlines Center in Dallas
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The Columbus Blue Jackets will play the Dallas Stars in the American Airlines Center. Columbus is beat the Colorado Avalanche on Sunday by a score of 4-3. The Dallas Stars took a 4-5 overtime loss to the Chicago Blackhawks most recently.
The under is 4-1 in the Blue Jackets last 5 in the third game of a 3-in-4 days situation. The over is 4-1 in their last 5 overall. Columbus is 4-1 in their last 5 against a team with a losing record.
The over is 5-0 in the Stars last 5 games versus a team with a losing record and 5-1 in their last 6 games playing on 1 days rest. The Stars are 1-4 in their last 5 Tuesday games.
Keep an eye on Shawn Horcoff. He has been placed on injured reserve with an illness. He is questionable to play against the Blue Jackets on Tuesday.
In this head-to-head matchup, the under is 6-1 in the last 7 meetings in Dallas with the road team going 4-1 in the last 5 meetings. The under is 13-5 in the last 18 meetings.
Columbus Blue Jackets Betting Trends
Columbus Blue Jackets are 17-20-0 Against the Spread
Columbus Blue Jackets are 19-16-0 against the Over/Under
Dallas Stars Betting Trends
Dallas Stars are 18-20-0 Against the Spread
Dallas Stars are 21-16-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
Columbus Blue Jackets
12/30/14 RW Cam Atkinson Shoulder expected to miss 5-7 days
12/20/14 C Boone Jenner Back expected to miss 1-2 months
12/19/14 C Brian Gibbons Knee expected to miss 2-3 weeks
12/02/14 C Mark Letestu Groin expected to miss 6 weeks
12/01/14 C Artem Anisimov Tricep expected to miss 2-3 months
11/06/14 D Ryan Murray Knee out indefinitely
10/05/14 RW Nathan Horton Back out indefinitely
12/03/14 RW Patrick Eaves Foot expected to miss 1-2 months
11/15/14 RW Valeri Nichushkin Hip expected to miss 4 months
10/20/14 D Patrick Nemeth Arm out for season
10/05/14 C Rich Peverley Heart out indefinitely
01/04/15 C Shawn Horcoff Illness "?" Tuesday vs Columbus
Guy's Pick: Take Dallas
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