St. Louis Blues vs. Seattle Kraken NHL Betting Tips and Predictions
Blues vs. Kraken Betting Picks & Predictions
Two clubs at opposite ends of the Western Conference standings will meet when the St. Louis Blues (39-20-10, fourth place) host the Seattle Kraken (22-41-6, 15th) on Wednesday at 8:00 PM ET. The oddsmakers have made the Blues heavy favorites at -275 on the moneyline, and the Kraken are at +215. Find more below on the Blues vs. Kraken betting line, injury report, head-to-head stats, best bets and more.
Blues vs. Kraken Betting Line
Blues vs Kraken Betting Information
Blues vs. Kraken Game Info
- Game Day: Wednesday, April 6, 2022
- Game Time: 8:00 PM ET
- Location: St. Louis, Missouri
- Arena: Enterprise Center
Computer Predictions for Blues vs. Kraken
Computer picks for Blues vs Kraken
Blues 5 Kraken 2
Blues vs. Kraken Betting Trends
Through 44 games as the moneyline favorite this season, St. Louis has won 27 of those matchups.
In four games with moneyline odds shorter than -275, the Blues have two wins.
St. Louis has a 73.3% chance of winning this game, based on the moneyline odds.
St. Louis Blues Leaders
Jordan Kyrou has been a big player for St. Louis this season, with 62 points in 62 games.
Through 62 games, Vladimir Tarasenko has 25 goals and 36 assists.
Robert Thomas has 59 total points for St. Louis, with 15 goals and 44 assists.
Ville Husso has a record of 20-6-5. He has allowed 77 goals (2.41 goals against average) and recorded 919 saves.
St. Louis Blues Season Stats
The Blues offense’s 248 total goals (3.6 per game) are ranked fourth in the league this year.
On defense, the Blues are one of the best squads in league action, conceding 199 goals to rank 10th.
The squad has the league’s sixth-best goal differential at +49 this season.
The Blues’ 52 power-play goals they’ve put up this season (on 197 power-play chances) are the fourth-most in the NHL.
The Blues have the league’s second-best power-play conversion rate at 26.4%.
The Blues’ offense has recorded nine shorthanded goals this season (fourth among all teams).
The Blues’ penalty-kill percentage (83.1%) is the NHL’s seventh-best.
With a 50.4% faceoff win rate, the Blues have the 14th-ranked percentage in the NHL.
The Blues have an 11.8% shooting percentage as a team (leading the league).
The Blues’ players are looking for their first shutout win this season. As a team, they are averaging 20.7 hits and 12.4 blocked shots per game.
Kraken vs. Blues Betting Trends
The Kraken have been an underdog in 54 games this season, with 15 upset wins (27.8%).
Seattle is 1-6 when it is underdogs of +215 or longer on the moneyline.
The moneyline set in this matchup implies a 31.7% chance for the Kraken to win.
Seattle Kraken Leaders
Jared McCann’s 25 goals and 15 assists in 61 matchups give him 40 points on the season, making him a key part of his team’s offense.
Yanni Gourde has made a major impact for Seattle this season with 40 points, thanks to 17 goals and 23 assists.
Seattle’s Jordan Eberle has 37 points, courtesy of 16 goals (third on team) and 21 assists (fourth).
Philipp Grubauer has a 15-28-5 record this season, with an .888 save percentage (47th in the league). In 49 games, he has 1159 saves, and has conceded 146 goals (3.2 goals against average).
Seattle Kraken Season Stats
The Kraken have the league’s 27th-ranked scoring offense (180 total goals, 2.6 per game).
The Kraken’s 241 total goals given up (3.5 per game) rank 24th in the league.
Their 27th-ranked goal differential is -61.
The Kraken have put up 27 power-play goals this season (on 184 power-play chances). That ranks 30th in the NHL.
The Kraken have a 14.7% power-play conversion rate, the NHL’s No. 29 percentage.
The Kraken have scored eight shorthanded goals this season (seventh in the NHL).
The Kraken’s 29th-ranked penalty kill rate is 74.3%.
The Kraken have the NHL’s 26th-ranked faceoff win percentage (47.6%).
The Kraken’s collective 9% shooting percentage ranks 25th in the league.
The Kraken have not had a shutout victory yet this season.
Blues and Kraken Injury Report
Blues: Tyler Bozak: Out (Lower-body), Torey Krug: Out (Upper-body), Scott Perunovich: Out (Wrist), Logan Brown: Day To Day (Illness)
Kraken: Jaden Schwartz: Day To Day (Upper Body), Haydn Fleury: Day To Day (Upper Body), Brandon Tanev: Out For Season (Knee)
We have the Blues predicted as the best bet on the moneyline in this contest, and our pick against the spread is the . Our computer model has the scoring going under the total of goals when all is said and done.
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