|2013 NHL Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Sunday, February 24|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Sunday, 24 February 2013 07:00|
Sunday's NHL Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL Schedule for Sunday features a total of eight games. Here is a look at the odds for each of the eight contests taking place.
The featured game of the day has the Pittsburgh Penguins hosting the Tampa Bay Lightning at 7:30PM ET. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Penguins are the favorite to win at home, as they have odds of -170, while the Lightning have a money line of +156. The over/under total for this game has been set at 6 goals. Pittsburgh is 12-6 on the season and 4-4 at home while Tampa Bay is 9-7-1 overall and 3-4 on the road. Pittsburgh has won three straight against Tampa Bay, and the two teams hit the over in their last three meetings.
The other featured game on the day has the Detroit Red Wings hosting the Vancouver Canucks at 5PM ET.. According to oddsmakers, the Canucks are favored on the road, as they have odds of -121 to win. The Red Wings have a money line of +112 to prevail, while the over/under total has been set at 5.5 goals. Detroit is 8-7-3 overall and 6-4-1 at home while Vancouver is 10-3-4 overall and 5-1-2 on the road. These two teams have split their last 10 meetings and they also have hit the over in their last three encounters.
For odds and over/under totals for the NHL games on Sunday, see below.
2013 NHL Odds & Over/Under Totals for Sunday, February 24
1 Boston Bruins -142 (5.5)
2 Florida Panthers +131
3 Winnipeg Jets +146 (5.5)
4 New Jersey Devils -158
5 Vancouver Canucks -121 (5.5)
6 Detroit Red Wings +112
7 Columbus Blue Jackets +228 (5.5)
8 Chicago Blackhawks -250
9 Carolina Hurricanes +104 (5.5)
10 New York Islanders -112
11 Tampa Bay Lightning +156 (6)
12 Pittsburgh Penguins -170
13 Colorado Avalanche +157 (5.5)
14 Anaheim Ducks -171
15 Phoenix Coyotes -104 (5.5)
16 Calgary Flames -104