|2014 NHL Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Friday, January 17|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 17 January 2014 06:00|
Friday's NHL Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL Schedule for Friday features just two games. Here is a look at the odds for the two games set to take place.
The featured game of the day has the Chicago Blackhawks hosting the Anaheim Ducks at 8PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Blackhawks are favored at home, as they have odds of -135 to win, while the Ducks have been given a money line of +115 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5.5 goals. Chicago is 30-8-11 on the season and 16-3-7 at home while Anaheim is 36-8-5 overall and 16-8-3 on the road. Anaheim has won five straight over Chicago and the two have hit the under in five of their last six meetings.
The other featured game of the day has the Columbus Blue Jackets hosting the Washington Capitals at 7PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, Blue Jackets are favored at home, as they have odds of -130 to win, while the Capitals have a money line of +110 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5.5 goals. Columbus is 22-20-4 on the season and 11-9-2 at home while Washington is 22-17-8 overall and 8-9-4 on the road. Washington has won five straight over Columbus and the two have hit the over in three of their last four meetings.
For odds and over/under totals for the NHL games on Friday, see below.
2014 NHL Odds & Over/Under Totals for Friday, January 17
51 Washington Capitals +110 (5.5)
52 Columbus Blue Jackets -130
53 Anaheim Ducks +115 (5.5)
54 Chicago Blackhawks -135