St. Louis Blues vs. New York Rangers - 1/11/20 NHL Pick, Odds & Prediction

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New York Rangers at St. Louis Blues

Saturday, January 11, 2020 at 8:00 PM (Enterprise Center)

STL -210 . Total 6.0

The New York Rangers are on the road for a battle with the St. Louis Blues.  The Rangers are (21-18-4), coming off a 6-3 win over the New Jersey Devils.  The Blues are (28-10-7), after upending the Sabers, 5-1.

In the Rangers win over the Devils, New York was out shot, 49 to 37.  The Rangers had goals from: Artemi Panarin, Tony DeAngelo (3), Chris Kreider, and Jesper Fast.  The Rangers were also out hit by the Devils, 20 to 19.  Igor Shesterkin was huge in goal for the Rangers, turning away 46 shots out of a possible 49 saves.

In the Blues win over the Sabers, St. Louis out shot Buffalo 31 to 19.  The Blues were out hit 23 to 16 in the win.  The Blues had goals from: Robert Thomas, Tyler Bozak, David Perron, and Alex Steen (2). Steen's 2 goals were his first 2 goals of the season.  Jordan Binnington was in goal for St. Louis, stopping 18 shots.

Recent Betting Trends:

Rangers are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 vs the Central.

Rangers are 1-5 in their last 6 road games.

The over is 11-1-1 in Rangers last 13 overall.

Blues are 7-0 in their last 7 games as the home favorite.

Blues are 10-3 in their last 13 overall.

The over is 7-3 in Blues last 10 home games.

The Rangers have a losing record on the road, having gone 9-10-2 thus far.  St. Louis is 15-4-3 at home this season.  Defensively, the Rangers rank 26th in goals allowed, while being 30th in shots allowed.  The Blues have had 4 of their last 6 wins decided by multiple goals. St. Louis has the 3rd best defense when at home.  I'll side with the Blues to win by multiple goals.  Final score prediction, Blues win 4-1.   

 

Chris’s Pick ST. LOUIS BLUES -1.5

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