Nashville Predators vs. Chicago Blackhawks - 11/28/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Chicago Blackhawks (12-8-3) at Nashville Predators (14-6-3)
NHL Hockey: Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 8:00 pm (Bridgestone Arena)
The Line: Nashville Predators -104 / Chicago Blackhawks -114 --- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Chicago Blackhawks and Nashville Predators meet Tuesday in NHL action at the Bridgestone Arena.
The Chicago Blackhawks look for another victory after winning five of their last seven games. The Chicago Blackhawks are averaging three goals per game and are scoring on 16.3 percent of their power play opportunities. Artem Anisimov leads Chicago with 10 goals, Patrick Kane has 13 assists and Jonathan Toews has 63 shots on goal. Defensively, the Chicago Blackhawks are allowing 2.6 goals per game and are killing 85.2 percent of their opponents power plays. Corey Crawford has given up 39 goals on 596 shots faced and Anton Forsberg has allowed 15 goals on 156 shots. The Chicago Blackhawks have allowed three or less goals in their last five games.
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The Nashville Predators look to keep the puck rolling after winning nine of their last 11 games. The Nashville Predators are averaging 3.1 goals per game and are scoring on 25.8 percent of their power play opportunities. Filip Forsberg leads Nashville with 11 goals, P.K. Subban has 14 assists and Viktor Arvidsson has 77 shots on goal. Defensively, the Nashville Predators are allowing 2.8 goals per game and are killing 83.8 percent of their opponents power plays. Pekka Rinne has given up 42 goals on 572 shots faced and Juuse Saros has allowed 19 goals on 146 shots. The Nashville Predators have allowed three or less goals in eight of their last 11 games.
The Blackhawks are 0-4 in their last 4 games playing on 0 days rest, 2-9 in their last 11 vs. Central and 3-13 in their last 16 vs. Western Conference. The Predators are 45-21 in their last 66 home games, 4-1 in their last 5 games playing on 1 days rest and 9-2 in their last 11 overall. The Blackhawks are 1-5 in the last 6 meetings and the under is 3-0-3 in the last 6 meetings.
The Blackhawks haven't had success on the end of back to backs this season, and they're now heading to Nashville to play one of the hottest teams in the league right now. The Nashville Predators are one of those teams that's firing on all cylinders right now, and they're even tougher to play on their home ice. Nashville has also won five of the last six meetings against Chicago, which includes a 2-1 win about a month ago. Give me the Predators and the cheap price.