NHL Wednesday Opening Odds
(The Spread) - Six games populate the NHL schedule on Wednesday night, including a solid matchup between the Vancouver Canucks and the Phoenix Coyotes. Continue reading for opening lines and totals on all the NHL games for February 2, 2011.
According to online sports book Sportsbook.com, the Canucks have opened as –125 money line favorites over the Coyotes, who are +115 on the ML. The over/under total for this game is currently 5.5 goals.
Current NHL trends show that the home team is 5-1 in the last six meetings between Vancouver and the Coyotes, while the Canucks are just 1-4 in their last five trips to Phoenix.
In other NHL action, the Anaheim Ducks host the San Jose Sharks at 10:00PM ET. Oddsmakers have made the Ducks the opening money line favorite at –114, while the Sharks are +105. Corey Perry leads the Ducks in goals with 25, while Logan Courture has a team-high in goals for the Sharks at 22.
Recent trends show that the home team is 6-1 in the last seven meetings between the Ducks and Sharks, while the under is 13-3-2 in the last 18 meetings between these two teams when the game is played in Anaheim.
For opening money line odds and totals on every game in the NHL for February 2, see below.
NHL Opening Lines, Odds & Over/Under Totals
1 Detroit Red Wings –169 (5.5)
2 Ottawa Senators +156 (5.5)
3 New York Islanders +188 (5.5)
4 Pittsburgh Penguins –205 (5.5)
5 Florida Panthers +158 (5)
6 Montreal Canadiens –172 (5)
7 Vancouver Canucks –125 (5.5)
8 Phoenix Coyotes +115 (5.5)
9 Los Angeles Kings –141 (5.5)
10 Edmonton Oilers +130 (5.5)
11 San Jose Sharks +105 (5.5)
12 Anaheim Ducks –114 (5.5)