|2014 NHL Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, April 3|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 03 April 2014 05:20|
Thursday's NHL Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL schedule for Thursday features a total of nine games. Here is a breakdown of the action taking place today.
The featured game of the day has the Colorado Avalanche hosting the New York Rangers at 9PM ET. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Avalanche are favored at home, as they have odds of -125 to prevail, while the Rangers have a money line of +105 to win. The over/under total has been set at 5.5 goals. New York has won seven of its last eight while Colorado has won four straight. The Avalanche have won three of their last four meetings with the Rangers.
Another featured game today has the San Jose Sharks hosting the Los Angeles Kings at 10:30PM ET. Oddsmakers have the Sharks favored at home, as they have odds of -155 to win, while the Kings have a money line of +135 to prevail. The over/under total has been set at 5 goals. The Kings have won six of their last eight while the Sharks have lost four of their last six. The home team has won nine of the last 10 games in this series and the Kings have won four of the last five meetings.
The third game of note today has the Philadelphia Flyers hosting the Columbus Blue Jackets at 7PM ET. Oddsmakers have the Flyers favored at home, as they have odds of -150 to win, while the Blue Jackets have a money line of +130 to win. The over/under has been set at 5.5 goals. Columbus has lost four of its last six while Philadelphia has lost four of its last five. The home team has won eight straight in this series, including three meetings this season.