Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, NV
When: Tuesday, December 10, 10:00 PM. ET.
The Vegas Golden Knights will be trying to snap their two-game losing streak when they take on the Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday night.
Blackhawks Going For Third Win In Four GamesThe Blackhawks had their two-game winning streak snapped by the Arizona Coyotes in their last game and will be trying to bounce back from the loss with a win over the Golden Knights, which will give them their second consecutive win over Vegas and third win in their last four games.
Chicago has struggled offensively this season, averaging 2.73 goals per game. Even though they have won two of their last three games, they haven’t played well offensively and are averaging 2.5 goals per game in their last four outings.
Patrick Kane has been the key to Chicago’s offensive success and leads the team with 14 goals, 22 assists, and 36 points. He has scored only one goal and has three assists in their last five games.
Chicago has played well defensively this season, holding opponents to 2.97 goals per game. However, the team has struggled in its last four games, giving up four goals per game, and will need to play better if they want to pick up the win on Tuesday night.
Golden Knights Looking For Fifth Win In Seven GamesThe Golden Knights followed up their four-game winning streak by losing their last two games and will be trying to get back on track with a win over the Blackhawks on Tuesday, which will give them their fifth win in their last seven games.
🎥 Gallant on Stephenson: We like what we've seen so far. We want to give him those opportunities because he's been good. pic.twitter.com/RlHOLhSVb6— Vegas Golden Knights (@GoldenKnights) December 9, 2019
Vegas hasn’t played well offensively, averaging 2.81 goals per game. Like the Blackhawks, they have struggled in their last four games and are giving up 2.5 goals per game during that span and will need to play better than they did in their last four games if they want to avoid their second consecutive loss to the Blackhawks.
Reilly Smith leads the Golden Knights with 12 goals. He has one goal and three assists in their last five games. William Karlsson leads the team with 17 assists, but he has struggled in recent games and has only two assists in their last five games. Max Pacioretty leads the team with 26 points but has only one goal in their last five games.
The Golden Knights have played well on the defensive end, holding opponents to 2.91 goals per game. They held their last four opponents to three points per game and will need to do a better job defensively to give themselves a chance to beat Chicago on Tuesday.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: Chicago is:
- 3-7 SU in their last 10 games.
- 1-5 SU in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Western Conference.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: Vegas is:
- 4-2 SU in their last 6 games.
- 7-1 in their last 8 games against Chicago.