Sunday's NHL Playoff Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL Playoffs for Sunday feature four Game 3s. Here is a look at the odds and over/under totals for each of the three contests.
The featured game of the day is a Game 3 in the Eastern Conference with the Ottawa Senators hosting the Montreal Canadiens at 7PM ET (View Matchup), with the series tied 1-1. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Senators are favored at home, as they have odds of -140 to win, while the Canadiens have been given a money line of +120 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals. Montreal is 30-15-5 overall and 15-7-2 on the road while Ottawa is 26-18-6 overall and 15-6-3 at home. The home team has won eight of its last nine in this series and the two teams have hit the over in two of their last three meetings.
The other featured game on the day is a Game 3 in the Eastern Conference as the New York Islanders host the Pittsburgh Penguins at Noon ET (View Matchup), with the series tied 1-1. According to oddsmakers, the Penguins are favored to win this game on the road, as they have odds of -160, while the Islanders have been given a money line of +140 to win. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 5.5 goals. Pittsburgh is 37-13 on the season and 18-6 on the road while New York is 25-18-7 overall and 10-11-3 at home. Pittsburgh has won five of its last six against the Islanders and the two teams have scored six goals or less in three of their last four meetings.
For odds and over/under totals for the NHL playoff games on Sunday, see below.
2013 NHL Playoff Odds & Over/Under Totals for Sunday, May 5
1 Pittsburgh Penguins -160 (5.5)
2 New York Islanders +140
3 Chicago Blackhawks -165 (6)
4 Minnesota Wild +145
5 Montreal Canadiens +120 (5)
6 Ottawa Senators -140
7 Vancouver Canucks +125 (5)
8 San Jose Sharks -145