|2013 NHL Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Friday, April 5|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 05 April 2013 06:00|
Friday's NHL Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL Schedule for Friday has six games set to take place. Here is a look at the odds and over/under totals for each contest.
The featured game of the day has the Pittsburgh Penguins hosting the New York Rangers at 7PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Penguins are favored at home, as they have odds of -145 to win, while the Rangers have a money line of +125 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals. Pittsburgh is 28-10 overall and 15-5 at home while New York is 18-15-3 overall and 6-9-1 on the road. Pittsburgh has won seven of its last eight against New York, and the two teams have hit the over in four of their last six meetings.
The other featured game on the day has the Buffalo Sabres hosting the Ottawa Senators at 7PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Senators are a slight favorite on the road, as they have odds of -115 to win, while the Sabres have a money line of -105. The over/under total for this game has been set at 5 goals. Buffalo is 14-17-6 overall and 6-7-3 at home while Ottawa is 19-11-6 overall and 6-8-3 on the road. Ottawa has won six of its last seven against Buffalo and the two teams 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.
2013 NHL Odds & Over/Under Totals for Friday, April 5
1 Columbus Blue Jackets +145 (5)
2 St. Louis Blues -165
3 New York Rangers +125 (5)
4 Pittsburgh Penguins -145
5 Ottawa Senators -115 (5)
6 Buffalo Sabres -105
7 Detroit Red Wings -110 (5.5)
8 Colorado Avalanche -110
9 Dallas Stars +170 (5.5)
10 Anaheim Ducks -200
11 Calgary Flames +215 (5.5)
12 San Jose Sharks -255