Red Wings vs. Blackhawks Odds
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Chicago is the clear favorite to win this best-of-seven, as the Blackhawks have odds of -320 to win, while the Red Wings have a money line of +260 to win. This is a Western Conference semifinal series with Chicago as the top seed and Detroit as the seventh seed. Game 1 of this series takes place tonight at 8PM ET in Chicago.
Chicago defeated Minnesota in five games to advance to the second round. The Blackhawks are now 40-7-6 overall, 21-3-3 at home and 19-4-3 on the road. Detroit beat second-seeded Anaheim in seven games in the first round. The Red Wings are 28-18-9 overall, 15-8-4 at home and 13-10-5 on the road. These two teams met fur times during the regular season, with Chicago winning all four games. However, three of the contests were won in a shootout or overtime. Chicago has now won seven straight over Detroit and the two teams have scored five goals or less in nine of their last 10 meetings.
For the odds to win this series and the schedule for each game, see below
2013 NHL Playoffs Series Odds – Red Wings vs. Blackhawks
845 Detroit Red Wings +260
846 Chicago Blackhawks -320
Bucks vs. Heat Playoff Schedule
Game 1: DET at CHI, Wednesday, May 15 8PM ET
Game 2: DET at CHI Saturday, May 18 1PM ET
Game 3: CHI at DET Monday, May 20 7:30PM ET
Game 4: CHI at DET Thursday, May 23 8PM ET
Game 5: DET at CHI Saturday, May 25 TBA (if necessary)
Game 6: CHI at DET, Monday, May 27 TBA (if necessary)
Game 7: DET at CHI, Wednesday, May 29 TBA (if necessary)