Wild vs. Avalanche Series Odds

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(TheSpread) – Two teams that aren’t accustomed to competing the NHL Playoffs meet up in the first round series as the Colorado Avalanche face the Minnesota Wild.

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The Avalanche are the top seed in the Central region while Minnesota is the No. 4 seed According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Avalanche are favored to win the series, as they have odds of -145 to win, while the Wild have a money line of +125 to prevail.

Colorado is 52-22-8 on the season, earning a total of 112 points. The Avalanche went 26-11-4 at home and 26-11-4 on the road. Colorado had the most road wins of any team in the NHL. The Avalanche have scored 250 goals this season while allowing 220.

Minnesota is 43-27-12 on the season, earning 98 points. The Wild were 26-10-5 at home and 17-17-7 on the road. The Wild scored just 207 goals this season, while allowing only 206 goals.

These two teams met a total of five times during the season, with Colorado winning four of the five games. Two of the games were decided by a shootout. Colorado scored 16 goals in the five games while Minnesota posted 11 goals. The road team actually won three of the five games, including the Wild’s lone victory.

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For the schedule and odds available for the Wild vs. Avalanche series, see below

2014 NHL Playoffs Series Odds – Wild vs. Avalanche

Series Price

Minnesota Wild +125

Colorado Avalanche -145

Exact Series Result

Colorado Avalanche win 4-0 10/1 

Colorado Avalanche win 4-1 5/1 

Colorado Avalanche win 4-2 9/2 

Colorado Avalanche win 4-3 7/2 

Minnesota Wild win 4-0 12/1 

Minnesota Wild win 4-1 15/2 

Minnesota Wild win 4-2 9/2 

Minnesota Wild win 4-3 5/1

Series Schedule

Game 1: at COL, Thursday, April 17, 9:30PM ET (CNBC)

Game 2: at COL, Saturday, April 19, 9:30PM ET (NBCSN)

Game 3: at MIN, Monday, April 21, 7PM ET (NHLN)

Game 4: at MIN, Thursday, April 24, 9:30PM ET (CNBC)

Game 5: at COL, Saturday, April 26, TBD (TSN)*

Game 6: at MIN, Monday, April 28, TBD (TSN)*

Game 7: at COL, Wednesday April 30, TBD (TSN)*

*If Necessary

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