(The Spread) – The 2012 NHL trade deadline is February 27th and oddsmakers have compiled a list of prop odds surrounding this year’s deadline.
How many trades will occur on February 27th in the NHL? The over/under has been set at 22.5, while the over/under for how many players will be involved in trades on February 27th has been set at 41.
There are several Montreal Canadiens players that have come up in trade talks, and oddsmakers have released prop odds on three of them.
Will the Canadiens trade Travis Moen, Andrei Kostitsyn and/or Chris Campoli during the 2011-12 regular season? The odds of Moen being traded are 5/7, while the odds that he won’t be traded are 1/1. As for Kostitsyn, the odds that he will be traded are 4/7 while the odds he won’t be traded are 5/4, and for Campoli the odds he will be traded are 1/2 and the odds he won’t be traded are 3/2.
A pair of Los Angeles Kings players are included in oddsmakers’ trade deadline props. The odds for Jonathan Bernier to be traded during the 2011 regular season are 3/2, while the odds that he won’t be traded are 1/2. The odds Jack Johnson will be traded are 3/2, while the odds he won’t be traded are 1/2.
Finally, for the prop “Will the Carolina Hurricanes trade Bryan Allen during the 2011-12 regular season,” the odds for “Yes” are 5/7 while the odds for “No” are 1/1. And for the prop, “Will the Philadelphia Flyers trade Sergei Bobrovsky during the 2011-12 regular season,” the odds for “Yes” are 2/1 while the odds for “No” are 1/3.