Wild vs. Blues Game 4 Prediction
After dropping the first game of the series at home, the Wild have won two straight versus the Blues to take a 2-1 lead in the teams’ Conference Quarterfinals matchup. Is Minnesota an excellent bet as moneyline favorites to also win Game 4 at 4:30 p.m. ET on Sunday?
023 Minnesota Wild (-115) at 024 St. Louis Blues (-105); o/u 6.5
4:30 p.m. ET, Sunday, May 8, 2022
Minnesota Wild DFS Spin
Mats Zuccarello found the back of the net Friday in a 5-1 road win over St. Louis. Zuccarello scored the lone goal of the second period to make it 3-0 as the Wild have a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven series. Zuccarello had a pair of assists in Game 2 after going pointless in Game 1. He had 24 goals and 79 points in 70 regular season games, the best of his NHL career.
St. Louis Blues DFS Spin
Ville Husso surrendered four goals on 32 shots in Friday's 5-1 loss to Minnesota in Game 3. Husso allowed two early goals in the first period and the Blues didn't score until the Wild had established a 4-0 lead. He gave up goals in the first minute of the first and third periods on Friday. Husso has permitted nine goals on 59 shots in the past two games after posting a shutout in Game 1.
Wild vs. Blues Game 4 Betting Prediction
The Wild are 21-6 in their last 27 games overall, are 4-1 in their last five road games and have won eight of their last 10 conference games. They’re also 7-1 in their last eight games after scoring five goals or more in their previous game, are 47-13 in their last 60 games when their opponent scores two goals or less in their previous game and are 37-17 in their last 54 games coming off a win. On the other side the Blues are just 1-7 in their last eight playoff games as an underdog and are 3-7 in their last 10 games as a home dog.
NHL PLAYOFFS BETTING PREDICTION: MINNESOTA WILD -115