|2014 NHL Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Saturday, April 5|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Saturday, 05 April 2014 05:30|
Saturday's NHL Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL schedule for Saturday features a total of 11 games. Here is a breakdown of the action taking place on the ice.
The featured game of the day has the Minnesota Wild hosting the Pittsburgh Penguins at 8PM ET. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Wild are favored at home, as they have odds of -115 to win, while the Penguins have a money line of -105 to win. The over/under total has been set at 5 goals. Pittsburgh has won three of its last four while Minnesota has lost five of its last eight. Pittsburgh has won two straight over Minnesota, but the Wild have won seven of the last 10 in this series.
Another featured game today has the Toronto Maple Leafs hosting the Winnipeg Jets at 7PM ET. Oddsmakers have the Maple Leafs favored at home, as they have odds of -150 to win, while the Jets have odds of +130 to win. The over/under total has been set at 5.5 goals. Winnipeg has lost five of its last seven while Toronto has won two straight games. The Jets have won three straight meetings with the Maple Leafs.
The third game of note today has the St. Louis Blues hosting the Colorado Avalanche at 2PM ET. Oddsmakers have the Blues favored at home, as they have odds of -195 to win, while the Avalanche have a money line of +170 to win. The over/under total for goals has been set at 5.5. Colorado has won five straight entering this game while St. Louis has won five of its last six. The Blues have won four straight meetings with the Avalanche.