Friday's NHL Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL schedule has just five games set for Friday night. Here is a look at the odds for each contest on the docket.
The featured game on the night has the Calgary Flames hosting the Chicago Blackhawks at 9PM ET (View Matchup). Oddsmakers have the Blackhawks as a slight road favorite, giving them a money line of -123 to win while the Flames have odds of +114 to win. The over/under for goals scored has been set at 5.5. Chicago is 29-15-7 on the year and 10-9-3 on the road while the Flames are 23-22-6 overall and 13-8-2 at home. Chicago has won three of the last four against the Flames and they have been favored in the last nine meetings in this series.
Another featured game on Friday has the St. Louis Blues hosting the Los Angeles Kings at 8PM ET (View Matchup). Oddsmakers have the Blues as the favorite, with a money line of -148 while the Kings have odds of +136 to win. The over/under for goals scored has been set at 5. The Blues are 29-13-7 on the season and an impressive 21-3-4 at home while the Kings are 25-16-10 on the year and 10-5-6 on the road. The Kings have won the last two in this series, which ended a 7-game losing streak to the Blues.
For odds and goal totals for each of Friday’s games, see below.
2012 NHL Odds for Friday, February 3
1 New York Islanders +141 (5.5)
2 Ottawa Senators -153
3 Winnipeg Jets +138 (5.5)
4 Florida Panthers -150
5 Los Angeles Kings +136 (5)
6 St. Louis Blues -148
7 Chicago Blackhawks -123 (5.5)
8 Calgary Flames +114
9 Columbus Blue Jackets +199 (5.5)
10 Anaheim Ducks -218