(The Spread) – The 2012 NHL Playoffs kickoff tonight and oddsmakers have compiled prop odds for the start of the postseason.

How many games will the Stanley Cup winning team play in the 2012 NHL Playoffs? According to oddsmakers, the over/under has been set at 23.5, while the O/U for the prop, “How many games will go to overtime in the 2012 NHL Playoffs,” has been set at 17.5.

How many first round series will be decided in seven games in this year’s NHL playoffs? The odds for “Over 2.5” have been set at 5/7, while the odds for “Under 2.5” are sitting at EVEN (1/1).

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How many five through eight seeds will advance past the first round of the 2012 NHL Playoffs? “Over 3.5” has been set at 1/1 while “Under 3.5” is currently sitting at 5/7. And for, “Will both No. 3 seeds lose in the first round of the 2012 NHL Playoffs?” the odds are 17/10 for “Yes” and 2/5 for “No.”

Will Penguins’ star Sidney Crosby miss a game in the 2012 NHL Playoffs? The odds for “Yes” are 3/2 while the odds for “No” are 1/2. And for the prop, “Who will start more playoff games for the Chicago Blackhawks in the 2012 NHL Playoffs?” Corey Crawford is 1/6 while Ray Emery is 4/1.

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