Chicago Blackhawks vs San Jose Sharks Odds & Info
|Game||Chicago Blackhawks vs San Jose Sharks|
|Date & Time||Sunday November 9, 2014, 7:00 PM (EST)|
CHI -163 Total 5.5
The San Jose Sharks are heading to the United Center on the heels of a win against Dallas. They are 8-5-2 on the year and 5th in the Pacific Division. Their high scoring offense has kept them in games but they will be pressed and pushed to the limits against the dynastic Chicago Blackhawks. The Blackhawks are a well balanced team though they are still trying to find their footing in the early part of the season.
San Jose is averaging 3 goals per game while only giving up 2.6. Their power play efficiency is third in the league and it has been anchored by center Patrick Marleau. Marleau leads the team with 13 points on 9 assists and he has been a steady defensive contributor as well. he will be forced to try and keep up with Chicago's young and dynamic talent and he will be hard pressed to keep up with the task.
Chicago's game begins and ends with their young scorers in Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews. They are an elite offense that has the ability to put up 6 goals on any given night. Their goaltending, lead by Corey Crawford, has also been great.
Recent Betting Trends
Home team is 13-3 in the last 16 meetings.
Under is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings.
Sharks are 1-6 in the last 7 meetings in Chicago.
Blackhawks are 24-9 in their last 33 Sunday games.
Free NHL Pick:
The Sharks could have shot if it weren't for playing on road last night. Lack of rest gives the up and down Blackhawks all they need to get a win. Final Score Prediction, Chicago Blackhawks win 3-2.