Friday's NHL Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL schedule for Friday features a total of six games. Here is a breakdown of the action taking place on the ice today.
The featured game on the day has the Philadelphia Flyers hosting the Toronto Maple Leafs at 7PM ET. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Flyers are the favorite at home, as they have a money line of -165 to win, while the Maple Leafs have been given odds of +145 to prevail. The Leafs have lost six straight coming into this game while the Flyers have dropped two straight. Toronto has won four of the last five against Philadelphia, including both meetings this season.
Another marquee game tonight has the Columbus Blue Jackets hosting the Pittsburgh Penguins at 7PM ET. Oddsmakers see the Blue Jackets as the favorites, as they have odds of -120 to win, while the Penguins have odds of +100 to prevail. The Penguins have lost six of their last eight games while the Blue Jackets come in just 2-3 in their last five. Pittsburgh has won five straight meetings with the Jackets, including all four meetings this season.
The third game of note today has the Dallas Stars hosting the Nashville Predators at 8:30PM ET. Oddsmakers have the Stars favored at home, as they have odds of -170 to win, while the Predators have a money line of +150. Nashville has won three of its last four games while Dallas has lost five of its last seven. The Predators have won six of their last eight games against Dallas, including two of the three meetings this season.