|2014 NHL Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Friday, January 3|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 03 January 2014 06:30|
Friday's NHL Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL Schedule for Friday features a total of just four games. Here is a look at the odds and over/under totals for all four games.
The featured game of the day has the Pittsburgh Penguins hosting the New York Rangers at 7PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Penguins are favored at home, as they have odds of -170 to win, while the Rangers have a money line of +150 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5.5 goals. New York is 20-19-2 overall and 12-9 on the road while Pittsburgh is 29-12-1 overall and 17-3 at home. The home team has won four of the last five in this series and the two have hit the over in three of their last four meetings.
The other featured game of the day has the New Jersey Devils hosting the Chicago Blackhawks at 7PM T (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, Chicago is favored on the road, as the Blackhawks have odds of -155 to win, while the Devils have a money line of +135 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5.5 goals. Chicago is 28-7-8 overall and 13-5-3 on the road while New Jersey is 17-16-8 overall and 8-5-5 at home. The home team has won six of the last eight in this series and the two have hit the under in six of their last nine meetings.
For odds and over/under totals for the NHL games on Friday, see below.
2014 NHL Odds & Over/Under Totals for Friday, January 3
51 Chicago Blackhawks -155 (5.5)
52 New Jersey Devils +135
53 New York Rangers +150 (5.5)
54 Pittsburgh Penguins -170
55 Tampa Bay Lightning -120 (5.5)
56 Calgary Flames +100
57 Edmonton Oilers +210 (5.5)
58 Anaheim Ducks -250