Los Angeles Kings vs Chicago Blackhawks 1-22-23 NHL Analysis, Best Pick and Odds

Los Angeles Kings vs Chicago Blackhawks 1/22/23 – The Los Angeles Kings will take on the Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center. Los Angeles holds a record of 25-16-6. Chicago’s record is 13-26-4. Each team won one match against the other in this season’s battle. The Los Angeles Kings was the leading team as NHL betting experts predicted them to win.

Los Angeles Kings vs Chicago Blackhawks

Date & Time: Sunday, January 22, 2023 at 7:00 PM ET

Location: United Center

Los Angeles Kings vs Chicago Blackhawks Betting Odds

Kings

Moneyline: -175

Puckline: -1.5 (+132)

Total: 6.5 over (-102)

Blackhawks

Moneyline: +141

Puckline: +1.5 (-164)

Total: 6.5 under (-120)

Los Angeles Kings vs Chicago Blackhawks Analysis

Los Angeles Kings is at the back of a back-to-back road. Los Angeles has been a strong offensive player in recent times. In six of their last 10 games, they scored at least three goals. Los Angeles is ranked 14th in goals per match and 10th for shots per match. Kevin Fiala is the leader of the team with 47 points. Adrian Kempe is the leader of the Kings with 18 goals. Anze Kopitar is on track for 35 points. Viktor Arvidsson, Philip Danault and Philip Danault have 33 points each. While the defense has been excellent, LA’s goaltending has been inconsistent this season. They are 23rd in goals allowed per game and 6th in shots against per match.

Chicago is at the back of a back to back. This season, Chicago’s offense has been extremely poor. The Blackhawks are 31st for goals per game and 31st for shots per game. In five of their last 10 games, they scored no more than two goals. Max Domi is the leader of the team with 30 points. Patrick Kane is the leader with 29 points, while Jonathan Toews is second with 27. Both defense and goaltending have been difficult for the Blackhawks this year. They are 26th in shots allowed per game and 27th in goals against per match.

Los Angeles Kings vs Chicago Blackhawks Against the Spread

The Kings are 3-2 in their last 5 games. The Kings are 2-3 in their last 5 games against the spread. Kings are 13-9 in their road games against the spread. The totals have gone OVER in 3 of Kings’ last 5 games. The totals have gone OVER in 13 of Kings’ 25 last games at home.

The Blackhawks are 3-2 in their last 5 games. Blackhawks are 3-2 in their last 5 games against the spread. Blackhawks are 7-10 in their road games against the spread. The totals have gone OVER in 2 of the Blackhawks’ last 5 games. The totals have gone OVER in 16 of Blackhawks’ 26 last games at home.

Los Angeles Kings vs Chicago Blackhawks Free Pick

The Blackhawks have struggled in defense and goaltending this season. Chicago has the league’s lowest number of wins. Los Angeles is the better team overall and will win this matchup according to the latest NHL betting predictions.

Free Pick: Los Angeles Kings -1.5