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Chicago Blackhawks at Carolina Hurricanes Betting Pick

The Chicago Blackhawks will pay a visit to the Carolina Hurricanes in a National Hockey League tilt on Monday. The Chicago Blackhawks finally won a game on Saturday over the Ottawa Senators. The Blackhawks, with the win, moved to 15-37-3 on the season. They still have 33 points, which is the worst in all of the National Hockey League.

For Carolina, after their win on the road at Vegas on Saturday, they are now 32-17-5 on the season. Their 69 points is second to the Rangers in the Metro Division. The Hurricanes are 17-6-4 at home this season.

The Carolina Hurricanes are massive favorites. Carolina is -425. You can grab them on the puck line at -1.5 (-162).

Blackhawks Finally Grab Win

Jason Dickinson scored his 17th goal of the season with just under 2:00 to go in the game, and the Blackhawks snapped their long losing streak. That came after Connor Bedard finally got back in the scoring column after missing over a month of action. He scored his 16th of the season.

Chicago’s goaltending is anchored by Petr Mrazek, who came away with the win on Saturday. Mrazek has turned away with 40 shots on the game. Chicago ranks dead last in all of the National Hockey League, scoring just 2.06 goals per game. The defense is tied for 28th in the league, allowing 3.52 per game.

The Chicago Blackhawks head home for five straight games following this game. The Blackhawks host the Flyers, Jets, Red Wings, and Blue Jackets. The next road game for Chicago is March 4th in Denver.

Hurricanes Seek Third Straight

After the road trip started slow with a road loss at Dallas, the Hurricanes came back with wins in Arizona and Vegas to finish up. The Hurricanes allowed just a single goal in both wins. On the season, Carolina is 10th in the National Hockey League, as they are allowing 2.81 goals per game.

Offensively, Carolina is scoring 3.33 goals per game. The top scorers for the Hurricanes thus far have been Sebastian Aho and Seth Jarvis. Aho has 38 assists and 19 goals, while Jarvis sits with 26 assists and 18 goals. The Hurricanes expect to use Pyotr Kochetkov in between the pipes. He is allowing just 2.46 goals per game.

Carolina remains home after this game for two more games. They will host the Panthers on Thursday, and then welcome the Stars to town on Saturday. Carolina then starts a three game road trip, with stops in Buffalo, Minnesota and Columbus.

Hurricanes Top Blackhawks

With this game being played in Carolina, there is a really good chance the Hurricanes are going to win this game. We do not like the Hurricanes to win by one goal, because the betting odds just are not very good. So, we will take the Hurricanes on the puckline.

Which means the Hurricanes got to win this game by two goals or more. They will, so bet Carolina -1.5 (-162) over the Chicago Blackhawks. Enjoy the game and good luck!

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