St. Louis Blues vs. Carolina Hurricanes - 2/4/20 NHL Pick, Odds & Prediction

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Carolina Hurricanes at St. Louis Blues

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 8:00 PM (Enterprise Center)

STL -135 . Total 5.5 .

The Carolina Hurricanes are on the road for a clash with the St. Louis Blues.  The Hurricanes are (30-19-3), coming off a 4-3 SO win over the Canucks.  The Blues are (31-14-8), after falling on the road to Winnipeg, 5-2.

In the Hurricanes win over the Canucks, Carolina was out shot by the Canucks, 35-32.  The Hurricanes out hit the Canucks, 31 to 29.  Carolina had goals from: Nino Niederriter, Sebastian Aho, Andrei Svechnikov, while Teravainen and Williams added SO goals.  James Reimer was in goal for the Hurricanes, stopping 32 shots out of a possible 35 saves.

In the Blues loss to the Jets, St. Louis out shot the Jets, 40 to 33.  The Blues were out hit by the Jets, 16 to 14.  St. Louis had goals from: Brayden Schenn and Ryan O'Reilly.  Jordan Binnington was in goal for the Blues, turning away 28 shots, out of a possible 31 saves.

Recent Betting Trends:

Hurricanes are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games against St. Louis. 

Hurricanes are 2-5 SU in their last 7 road games in St. Louis. 

The under is 7-2 in Hurricanes last 9 games.

Blues are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games.

Blues are 9-1 SU in their last 10 home games.

The over is 8-4 in Blues last 12 games.

The Hurricanes are playing better recently than the Blues, as Carolina has won 3 of their last 4.  The Blues struggled on their road trip through Canada, going 1-4.  St. Louis will be glad to be back at home, where the Blues have posted a 17-4-4 record at home.  The Blues scoring defense has faltered as of late, while the Hurricanes rank 4th in scoring defense.  The Hurricanes have struggled in St. Louis and against the Blues in general in recent games.  St. Louis has been great at home.  I look for the Blues to get back on track at home, as Coach Craig Berube probably amped up the practice on Monday.  Final score prediction, Blues will win 3-1. 

Chris’s Pick ST. LOUIS BLUES -135

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a Sports Chat Place site consensus.