Sunday's NHL Playoff Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL Playoffs for Sunday feature a set of four games. Here is a breakdown of the action taking place today.
The featured game today is in the East with the Boston Bruins hosting the Detroit Red Wings at 3PM ET down 1-0 in the series. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Bruins are the clear favorite to win, as they have odds of -230 to win, while the Red Wings have a money line of +190 to prevail. The over/under for goals has been set at 5. Detroit picked up a surprising 1-0 win in Game 1 on Friday night. The Wings have now won four straight over Boston and eight of the last nine against the Bruins. These two have gone 4-1-1 with the under in their last six meetings.
Another big game today has the New York Rangers hosting the Philadelphia Flyers at Noon ET, with the Rangers holding a 1-0 series lead. Oddsmakers have the Rangers favored at home, as they have odds of -160 to win, while the Flyers have a money line of +140 to win. The over/under for goals has been set at 5. The Rangers won Game 1 on Thursday, 4-1. The home team has won all five meetings this season and has won nine of the last 10 between these two.
The third game of note has the Montreal Canadiens hosting the Tampa Bay Lightning at 7PM ET, with the Canadiens up 2-0 in the series. Oddsmakers have Montreal favored to win at home, as the Canadiens have odds of -160 to win, while the Lightning have odds of +140 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals. Montreal has won the first two games of the series on the road. The road team has actually won five of the six meetings between these two this year. These two are 5-1-1 with the under in their last seven meetings.