Bet Jamaica NHL Preview: Chicago Blackhawks vs. Phoenix Coyotes

by Dirty on March 20, 2010

The Chicago Blackhawks and the Phoenix Coyotes will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Jobing.com Arena.

Oddsmakers currently have the Coyotes listed as 120-moneyline favorites versus the Blackhawks, while the game’s total is sitting at 5½.

Tomas Kopecky potted two goals to power the Blackhawks in a 3-0 win over the Kings on Thursday. The Blackhawks won the game as +105 underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the posted over/under (5.5).

Troy Brouwer added the other marker for the Blackhawks, and Antii Niemi stopped all 17 shots in the win.

The Coyotes scored three times in the third period and went on to defeat the Panthers 4-3 in a shootout on Thursday. Phoenix won the game as -135 favorites, while the teams made it OVER the posted over/under (5.5).

Martin Hanzal, Lee Stempniak, and Radim Vrbata answered in regulation for the Coyotes.

Current streak:
Phoenix has won 7 straight games.

Team records:
Chicago: 45-19-6
Phoenix: 44-22-5

Chicago most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Edmonton are 5-5
After playing Los Angeles are 6-4
After a win are 5-5

Phoenix most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Chicago are 4-6
After playing Florida are 4-6
After a win are 8-2

A few trends to consider:
Chicago is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Phoenix
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Chicago’s last 8 games when playing Phoenix
The total has gone OVER in 13 of Chicago’s last 18 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Chicago’s last 12 games
Phoenix is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Phoenix is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Phoenix’s last 8 games when playing Chicago
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Phoenix’s last 15 games

Next up:
Phoenix at Dallas, Sunday, March 21

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