Tuesday, January 12, 2016
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The Nashville Predators travel to United Center to play the Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday, January 12, 2016. The opening line for this game has the Predators at +162 and the Blackhawks at -180. The over/under has been set at 5.
Nashville comes into this matchup having played 42 games. They have an overall record of 19-16-7 and on the road they have a record of 7-10-4. Currently they are 5th in the Central Division. They've scored 107 goals and given up 115 goals for a point differential of -8. Chicago shows up with a record of 27-13-4 including 18-5-1 at home this season. They are 2nd in the Central Division. They've scored 126 goals and surrendered 104 for a goal differential of +22.
Shea Weber has accumulated 26 total points this season for the Predators. He has 11 goals this season with 100 shots on goal giving him a shooting percentage of 11%. He has a total of 15 assists on the season and averages 25 minutes played per game. Filip Forsberg has averaged 19 minutes of ice time per game this year. In that time he has a shooting percentage of 9% by scoring 11 goals on 122 shots. He has 16 assists giving him a total of 27 points on the season. Pekka Rinne has 16 wins and 13 losses this season in net for the Predators. He has had 923 shots against him and has given up 87 goals. He has made 836 saves for a save percentage of 91%.
Patrick Kane has accumulated 62 total points this season for the Blackhawks. He has 25 goals this season with 161 shots on goal giving him a shooting percentage of 16%. He has a total of 37 assists on the season and averages 21 minutes played per game. Jonathan Toews has averaged 20 minutes of ice time per game. In that time he has a shooting percentage of 15% by scoring 16 goals on 106 shots. He has 15 assists giving him a total of 31 points on the season. Corey Crawford has 23 wins and 10 losses this season in net for the Blackhawks. He has had 1032 shots against him and has given up 76 goals. He has made 956 saves for a save percentage of 93%.
The Predators have 45 total points this season. They have scored 105 goals while giving up 114 goals. They have had 138 power play opportunities and have scored 27 goals on those chances for a percentage of 20%. The Predators have allowed 126 power play opportunities and given up 31 goals on those chances for a penalty kill percentage of 75%. They average 31 shots per game and as a team are shooting 8.08% for the season to this point. They allow 27 shots to their opposition per contest and have a team save percentage of 90%.
The Blackhawks have a total of 58 points on the season. They have 30 power play goals on 131 opportunities thus far for a percentage of 23%. They have allowed 122 power play opportunities and have given up 22 goals on those chances for a penalty kill percentage of 82%. As a team, the Predators have a total of 125 goals scored while they've given up 104 goals to this point. They average 31 shots per contest and have a team shooting percentage of 9.07%. As a team they give up 30 shots per game and have a save percentage of 92%.
Nashville Predators Betting Trends
The Nashville Predators are 17-23 straight up
The Nashville Predators are 16-19-7 against the over/under
Chicago Blackhawks Betting Trends
The Chicago Blackhawks are 26-17 straight up
The Chicago Blackhawks are 15-21-7 against the over/under
Nashville Predators Injuries
11/28/15 LW Gabriel Bourque Upper Body out indefinitely
Chicago Blackhawks Injuries
12/19/15 C Marcus Kruger Wrist expected to miss 4 months
01/10/16 LW Richard Panik Undisclosed "?" Tuesday vs Nashville
Josh's Pick: Take Chicago
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