Columbus Blue Jackets at Tampa Bay Lightning 1/31/2015 Free NHL Picks & Predictions
by Tony Sink - 1/30/2015
Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 7:30 PM ET
Amalie Arena in Tampa
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The Columbus Blue Jackets head to Amalie Arena to take on the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday.
The Blue Jackets are 42-95 in their last 137 vs. a team with a winning record and 22-59 in their last 81 road games vs. a team with a home winning % of greater than .600. They are 6-17 in their last 23 after scoring 2 goals or less in their previous game. The under is 4-0 in the Blue Jackets last 4 games playing on 1 day rest and 4-0 in their last 4 road games.
The Lightning are 5-0 in their last 5 games playing on 1 day rest and 4-1 in their last 5 overall. They are 17-5 in their last 22 home games vs. a team with a losing road record. The under is 10-1 in the Lightning last 11 home games vs. a team with a losing road record. The under is 6-1 in their last 7 home games.
Head-to-head, the under is 7-1-1 in the last 9 meetings in Tampa Bay and 14-3-1 in the last 18 meetings. The home team is 9-3 in the last 12 meetings.
Columbus Blue Jackets Betting Trends
Columbus Blue Jackets are 21-26-0 Against the Spread
Columbus Blue Jackets are 22-21-0 against the Over/Under
Tampa Bay Lightning Betting Trends
Tampa Bay Lightning are 31-19-0 Against the Spread
Tampa Bay Lightning are 28-21-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
Columbus Blue Jackets
12/20/14 C Boone Jenner Back expected to miss 1-2 months
12/19/14 C Brian Gibbons Knee out indefinitely
10/05/14 RW Nathan Horton Back out indefinitely
01/29/15 D Ryan Murray Knee "?" Saturday vs Tampa Bay
01/28/15 LW Jeremy Morin Heart out indefinitely
01/23/15 GO Sergei Bobrovsky Groin out 4-6 weeks
Tampa Bay Lightning
10/06/14 D Mattias Ohlund Knee out indefinitely
01/17/15 D Matt Carle Abdominal out 6-8 weeks
01/05/15 D Radko Gudas Knee expected to miss 4 months
Tony's Pick: Take Columbus
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