The Chicago Blackhawks have put an end to their losing streak but things do not look promising as the conference leader Colorado Avalanche is visiting the United Center in Chicago, IL on January 28, 2022.
- Chicago Blackhawks vs Colorado Avalanche
- NHL – Regular season
- Date – 28/1/2022
- Starting time – 8.30 PM ET
- Venue: United Center, Chicago, IL
Chicago Blackhawks Stats & Form
The Chicago Blackhawks still cannot recover from a terrible start of the season as they lost the first nine and 11 of the first 12 games. They are currently 7th in the Central Division and 14th in the Western Conference with a 16-20-7 record.
They are coming off an 8-5 win over the Detroit Red Wings which put an end to their four-game losing streak.
Dylan Strome scored three goals in Chicago’s highest-scoring game of the season. Alex DeBrincat added two third-period goals and Dominik Kubalik, Sam Lafferty and Brandon Hagel also scored for Chicago.
The Blackhawks are 3-7-4 against the rest of their division. Chicago scores 2.4 goals per game, the least in the Western Conference. Alex DeBrincat leads them with 26 total goals.
DeBrincat leads the Blackhawks with 26 goals and has 36 points. Strome has four goals and four assists over the last 10 games for Chicago.
Chicago Blackhawks News
Bowen Byram will not suit up for the Blackhawks tonight because of a concussion.
Colorado Avalanche Stats & Form
The Colorado Avalanche are absolutely dominating the NHL as they have lost only two games in the last two months of the season. Colorado is on top of the Western Conference with a 30-8-3 record.
The Avalanche have won the last eight games and they are coming off a 4-3 overtime victory over the Boston Bruins.
Gabriel Landeskog tied the game with 36.5 seconds left in regulation and Cale Makar scored a power-play goal 3:01 into overtime. Kurtis MacDermid and Samuel Girard also scored for Colorado.
The Avalanche are 10-3-1 against opponents in the Central. Colorado is first in the NHL with 34.9 shots per game and is averaging 4.1 goals.
Mikko Rantanen leads the Avalanche with 22 goals and has 49 points. Cale Makar has nine assists over the last 10 games for Colorado.
Colorado Avalanche News
Bowen Byram, Darren Helm and Ryan Murray are all questionable for Colorado.
Chicago Blackhawks vs Colorado Avalanche Head-to-Head Stats
The Colorado Avalanche have won 8 of the last 10 games against the Chicago Blackhawks. These two team met twice already this month with the Avalanche winning 2-0 and 4-3 in overtime. Seven of their last ten games have gone over 5.5 goals.
Chicago Blackhawks vs Colorado Avalanche Betting Odds
The Avalanche are favorites to win this one with -139 odds while Chicago is at 276.
The draw is set at 386.
The total goals margin is set at 6 with the odds for over standing at -125 while the under is at -105.
The Colorado Avalanche were on the edge of dropping their last game to the Boston Bruins but came back and now are traveling to Chicago even more confident. They have been dominating the Blackhawks lately and that will be the case when these two collide on Friday night. Chicago is coming off their best performance of the season but they will stand no chance when the best team in the West visits the Windy City. Colorado will win this one in a game that will go over 5.5 goals.