NHL Free Agency Prop Odds
(The Spread) - Free agency is ramping up in the NHL and oddsmakers have put together prop odds centered on Cory Schneider, Roberto Luongo and Tim Thomas.
Who will have the better save percentage in the 2013-14 NHL regular season between Schneider and Luongo? According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the odds currently favor Schneider at 5/7 (-140), while Luongo has EVEN odds at 1/1. Schneider is also favored by those same 5/7 odds to have the lower goals against average next season, while Luongo is once again EVEN at 1/1.
Will Tim Thomas be playing for the Philadelphia Flyers at the start of the 2013-14 regular season? The odds against him doing so are -300 (1/3), while the odds for him playing for the Flyers next year are +200.
Thomas' agent, Bill Zito, reached out to the Flyers on Wednesday, sources told CSN Philly's Tim Panaccio. Thomas was reportedly intrigued by Philadelphia but following the Flyers' acquisition of Vincent Lecavalier, they may not have the cap space to work out a deal for the former Boston goaltender.
Finally, will Nathan Horton be playing for the Edmonton Oilers at the start of the 2013-14 regular season? The odds for are +600 (6/1) while the odds against are -1000 (1/10). Horton plans to become an unrestricted free agent on July 5 and has reportedly told Boston that he wants to explore free agency. He had 22 points in 43 regular season games, but bounced back in the postseason with 19 points in 22 contests.