The Blackhawks and Kraken are set to face off at 10:00 ET on TNT. The Kraken will host the NHL game at Climate Pledge Arena in Seattle, WA. The over/under goal line for this matchup is currently at 5.5 goals, and the Kraken are -1.5 goal favorite to win at home against the Blackhawks. Keep reading for our Blackhawks vs Kraken Odds and AI picks.
|Chicago Blackhawks vs Seattle Kraken
|Location of the Game: Climate Pledge Arena, Seattle WA
|Date and Time: Wednesday, January 24th 10:00 ET
|How to watch: watchlivesports.co
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|Over 5.5 -112
Blackhawks vs Kraken Odds
On the season, the Blackhawks have struggled, coming into this game with a record of 14-31-2. In the Western Conference, they are in 15th place, and in the Central Division, they are in 8th place. On the road, Chicago has gone 4-20-1, and they have lost seven straight games away from home. Over their last ten games, the Blackhawks have gone just 3-7, and they are 2-3 over their last five games.
As the underdog, Chicago has gone 13-30-2 this season, and they have been the underdog in 45 of their 47 games. Against Western Conference opponents, the Blackhawks have gone 8-19, and they have gone 3-13 in divisional games. Over their last three games, Chicago has gone 1-2.
Chicago’s puck line record for the season is 21-26, and they have 25 losses by more than one goal. In their last ten games, the Blackhawks have gone just 4-6 vs. the puck line.
This season, Chicago has been the underdog in 45 of their games and has a puck line record of 21-24 in those games. On the road, the NHL team‘s puck line record is 8-17, and their average scoring margin is at -2.2 goals per game.
So far, the Blackhawks have an over/under record of 18-27-2. Coming into the game, they have played 26 games that went beyond the 5.5 over/under line. Their games, on average, had 5.7 goals per game.
When looking at their offense, the Blackhawks have an average of 2.2 goals per game this season, positioning themselves 31st in the NHL. In terms of shots on goal per game, they are ranked 30th in the league. This season, the Blackhawks have a 1-9 record in games where they outshoot their opponent. In games with fewer shots on goal, they hold a 13-20 record.
Chicago defense takes on the Kraken ranked 7th in goals allowed. On average, opponents are averaging 32.3 shots per game against Chicago. They also are 25th in shutouts, with 1 shutouts.
At home this season, the Kraken are 9-9-3 and have lost four straight games. In the Pacific Division, Seattle is currently 5th and 11th in the Western Conference. Overall, the Kraken are 19-18-9 and have 47 points. Over their last ten games, Seattle has gone 6-4.
As the favorite, the Kraken have won six straight games and are 9-3-2 this season. Against other teams in the Western Conference, Seattle is 9-16. In their last three games, the Kraken have gone 0-3, and they are 1-4 over their last five games.
Seattle enters this game with a puck line record of 25-21 and has dropped four straight games against the puck line. Overall, the Kraken have 15 losses by more than one goal compared to nine wins by multiple goals.
As the favorite, Seattle has gone 6-8 against the puck line and has a NHL scoring margin of 1.3 goals per game in those contests. So far this year, the team’s average scoring differential sits at -.2 goals per game.
The Kraken come in with an over/under record of 19-24-3. Over the season, there have been 24 games that have surpassed the 5.5 over/under line. Their games, on average, are at 5.7 goals per game.
On offense, the Kraken are averaging 2.7 goals per game which is 27th in the NHL. In terms of shots on goal per game, they are 25th in the league. In terms of power play goals, the Kraken offense is 21st in power play goals. As for shorthanded goals, they are 28th in the NHL.
In terms of defense, the Kraken head into the game ranked 19th in goals allowed. On average, opponents are taking 29.6 shots per game against Seattle. So far, they are 16th in shutouts, achieving 2 shutouts.