|2014 NHL Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Sunday, January 5|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Sunday, 05 January 2014 06:00|
Sunday's NHL Odds
LAS VEGAS, NV (The Spread) - With only five games on Sunday's NHL schedule, let's take a look at the odds and totals for each matchup.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Penguins are -210 money line favorites over the Jets while the Predators are +115 money line underdogs versus the Hurricanes, who are -135 on the money line.
The Ducks are also -155 money line favorites over the Canucks, who are +135 on the ML, while the Lightning are -140 money line road favorites versus the Oilers, who are +120. And in the final game of the night, the Blackhawks are -140 money line favorites versus the Sharks in Chicago.
The home team in the Jets-Penguins series is 4-1 in the last five meetings while the over is 6-2 in the last eight meetings in Pittsburgh. The Jets are also 13-38 in their last 51 games versus the Penguins overall and 4-21 in their last 25 games in Pittsburgh.
The over, meanwhile, is 4-0 in the last four meetings between the Hurricanes and Predators while the Sharks are 0-6 in their last six games versus the Hawks in Chicago and 4-0 in their last four games overall versus the Blackhawks. The home team is also 5-1 in the Lightning and Oilers' last six meetings.
Sunday's NHL Odds for January 5
51 Winnipeg Jets +175 (5.5)
52 Pittsburgh Steelers -210
53 Nashville Predators +115 (5.5)
54 Carolina Hurricanes -135
55 Vancouver Canucks +135 (5.5)
56 Anaheim Ducks -155
57 Tampa Bay Lightning -140 (5.5)
58 Edmonton Oilers +120
59 San Jose Sharks +120 (6)
60 Chicago Blackhawks -140