Thursday's NHL Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL schedule has eight games set for Thursday night. Here is a look at the odds and money lines for each of the eight contests.
The featured game on the night has the Vancouver Canucks playing host to the Detroit Red Wings at 10PM ET (View Matchup). Oddsmakers see the host Canucks as a slight favorite, giving them odds of -120 to win while the Red Wings have been given a money line of +111. The over/under total for goals has been set at 5.5. The Canucks are 31-15-4 on the season and 15-6-3 at home while the Red Wings are 34-16-1 overall and 14-14 on the road. Vancouver has won two of the last three meetings in this series and the favorite has won four of the last six.
Another featured game on Thursday has the Philadelphia Flyers hosting the Nashville Predators at 7PM ET (View Matchup). Oddsmakers have the Flyers as the favorite at home, giving them odds of -125 to win while the Predators have a money line of +115. The over/under total for goals scored has been set at 5.5. The Flyers are 29-14-6 on the year and 11-7-4 at home while the Predators are 31-16-4 on the season and 15-9-1 on the road. Nashville has won four of the last six meetings with the Flyers but the favorite has won the last six in this series as well.
For odds and goal totals for each of Thursday’s games, see below.
2012 NHL Odds for Thursday, February 2
51 Carolina Hurricanes +236 (5.5)
52 Boston Bruins -260
53 Montreal Canadiens +136 (5)
54 New Jersey Devils -147
55 Nashville Predators +115 (5.5)
56 Philadelphia Flyers -125
57 Winnipeg Jets +134 (5.5)
58 Tampa Bay Lightning -145
59 Minnesota Wild +126 (5)
60 Colorado Avalanche -137
61 Chicago Blackhawks -160 (5.5)
62 Edmonton Oilers +147
63 Detroit Red Wings +111 (5.5)
64 Vancouver Canucks -120
65 Dallas Stars +174 (5.5)
66 San Jose Sharks -190