Sunday's NHL Playoff Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL Playoffs continue on Sunday with a pair of conference semifinal contests. Here is a breakdown of the two contests today.
The featured game today has the New York Rangers hosting the Pittsburgh Penguins at 7PM ET with the Penguins up 3-2 in the series. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Rangers are a slight favorite at home, as they have odds of -115 to win, while the Penguins have a money line of -105 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals. New York kept itself alive with a 5-1 win in Game 5 on Friday. The road team has won four of the five games in the series and six of the last eight overall meetings between these two.
The other game today has the Chicago Blackhawks hosting the Minnesota Wild at 9PM ET with the series tied 2-2. Oddsmakers have the Blackhawks favored at home, as they have odds of -200 to win, while the Wild has a money line of +170 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals. Minnesota evened the series with a 4-2 win in Game 4. The home team has won all four games in this series and the last seven overall meetings.