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We've got the Columbus Blue Jackets taking on the Minnesota Wild in the NHL in this one. In their latest game, the Columbus Blue Jackets won 5-3 over the Winnipeg Jets. Brandon Saad scored once for the Columbus Blue Jackets. Brandon Saad has been an effective player with 14 goals and 16 assists this season. Nick Foligno had a very offensively productive game with 1 goals and 2 assists. The Columbus Blue Jackets received two goals from Alexander Wennberg. Zach Werenski had a great assist night with two helpers. The Minnesota Wild have not played since Thursday.
Devan Dubnyk will try to be a brick wall in net for the Minnesota Wild. Over 28 appearances, he has delivered a 1.67 GAA and 0.944 SV% this season. His team gave him a average workload in his last game, allowing 4 goals on 28 shots. He has been mediocre recently, with a 0.910 save percentage in his last 3 appearances.
It looks like Sergei Bobrovsky will get the call in this one. We've seen a great 0.934% save percentage from Sergei Bobrovsky this year. In his latest game, he was average, allowing 3 goals.
The Minnesota Wild are 13-3-0 when playing at home this season. The Columbus Blue Jackets have gone 11-2-3 on the road. The Minnesota Wild have gone 2-3 when playing Eastern-Metropolitan opponents this season. The Columbus Blue Jackets have gone 5-0 when playing Western-Central opponents this season. Wild have gone 8-8 when taking on winning teams.
All of the value in this line is on the road club. The Columbus Blue Jackets have the best shot for this one.
Game Time: 6:05 PM ET
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