|2012 NHL Playoff Opening Odds & Totals for Saturday, April 14|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Saturday, 14 April 2012 06:30|
Saturday's NHL Playoff Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL Playoffs continue on Saturday with a set of four Game 2’s. Here is a look at the odds for each of these contests.
The featured game of the day takes place in the West, as No. 2 St. Louis looks to even up the series with No. 7 San Jose at home at 7:30PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Blues are favored to win Game 2, with a money line of -163. The Sharks have odds of +150 to win while the over/under total has been set at 5 goals. St. Louis was 30-6-6 at home this season while San Jose was 18-17-7 on the road. St. Louis had won its last four against San Jose prior to losing Game 1, 3-2 in overtime.
The other featured game is also in the West, as No. 3 Phoenix looks to take a 2-0 lead on No. 6 Chicago at home at 10PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Coyotes have a money line of -108 to win, while the Blackhawks have odds of +100. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals. Phoenix is 23-13-6 at home this season while Chicago is 18-18-6 on the road. Phoenix has now won four straight over Chicago following a 3-2 overtime win in Game 1.
For odds and goal totals for each of Saturday’s games, see below.
2012 NHL Playoff Odds for Saturday, April 14
73 Washington Capitals +165 (5)
74 Boston Bruins -180
75 Ottawa Senators +151 (5)
76 New York Rangers -164
77 San Jose Sharks +150 (5)
78 St. Louis Blues -163
79 Chicago Blackhawks +100 (5)
80 Phoenix Coyotes -108