Wild vs. Blackhawks Series Odds
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Chicago is the favorite to win this best-of-seven series, as the Blackhawks have odds of -400 to beat the Wild, while Minnesota comes in with a money line of +300 to win this series. Chicago enters this series as the top seed in the Western Conference while Minnesota is the eighth seed in the West.
Chicago went 36-7-5 this season and was 18-3-3 at home and 18-4-2 on the road. Minnesota went 26-19-3 overall this season and the Wild were 14-8-2 at home and 12-11-1 on the road. These two met three times during the regular season with Chicago winning two of the three meetings. However, Minnesota has won three of its last five against Chicago and four of the last five games between these two teams was decided by one goal.
For the odds to win this series and the schedule for each game, see below
2013 NHL Playoffs Series Odds – Wild vs. Blackhawks
851 Minnesota Wild +300
852 Chicago Blackhawks -400
Wild vs. Blackhawks Playoff Schedule
Game 1: MIN at CHI, Tuesday, April 30 8PM ET
Game 2: MIN at CHI Friday, May 3 9:30PM ET
Game 3: CHI at MIN Sunday, May 5 3PM ET
Game 4: CHI at MIN Tuesday, May 7 9:30PM ET
Game 5: MIN at CHI Thursday, May 9 TBA (if necessary)
Game 6: CHI at MIN, Saturday, May 11 TBA (if necessary)
Game 7: MIN at CHI, Sunday, May 12 TBA (if necessary)