|2014 NHL Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Wednesday, January 8|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Wednesday, 08 January 2014 06:00|
Wednesday's NHL Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL Schedule for Wednesday features just three games, but they are three strong games. Here is a look at the odds for the three contests.
The featured game of the day has the Philadelphia Flyers hosting the Montreal Canadiens at 7:30PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Flyers are the slight favorite at home, as they have odds of -125 to win, while the Canadiens have odds of +105 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals. Montreal is 25-14-5 overall and 12-7-2 on the road while Philadelphia is 22-17-4 overall and 11-7 at home. Philadelphia has won six of the last eight in this series and the two have hit the under in four of their last six meetings.
The other featured game of the day has the Colorado Avalanche hosting the Ottawa Senators at 9:30PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Avalanche are favored at home as they have odds of -150 to win, while the Senators have odds of +130 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5.5 goals. Colorado is 26-12-4 on the season and 15-6-2 at home while Ottawa is 19-18-7 overall and 8-8-3 on the road. Colorado has won five straight over Ottawa and the two have hit the over in three straight meetings.
For odds and over/under totals for the NHL games on Wednesday, see below.
2014 NHL Odds & Over/Under Totals for Wednesday, January 8
1 Montreal Canadiens +105 (5)
2 Philadelphia Flyers -125
3 New York Rangers +175 (5.5)
4 Chicago Blackhawks -205
5 Ottawa Senators +130 (5.5)
6 Colorado Avalanche -150