Friday NHL Opening Odds
(The Spread) - There are eight games lining the NHL schedule for Friday night and it includes two high-powered non-conference opponents in the Detroit Red Wings and the Boston Bruins. Continue reading for opening lines, odds and totals for the NHL games on February 11, 2011.View Current NHL Odds
Two of the NHL's best clash as the Bruins (31-16-7) host the Red Wings (32-16-6) Friday night at 7:00PM EST. Oddsmakers and online sports book Sportsbook.com have made Boston -135 favorites, while the over-under is set at 5.5. According to the latest trends, Boston is 30-14 after a divisional games over the last two seasons. Detroit is 10-3 in road games after scoring one goal or less in the previous game over the past two seasons.
The Red Wings have lost three out of their last four games. Henrik Zetterberg leads Detroit with 16 goals and 41 assists. Boston's Patrice Bergeron paces his squad with 19 goals and 26 assists. The Bruins won an 8-6 shootout Wednesday at home against Montreal.
In other NHL action Friday, the Dallas Stars entertain the Chicago Blackhawks at 8:30PM EST. Chicago is a -115 favorite and the over-under is 5.5. Calgary is home against Anaheim at 9:00PM EST. The Flames are -140 favorites and the over-under is set at 5.5.
For opening money line odds and totals on every game in the NHL for February 11, see below.
NHL Opening Lines, Odds & Over/Under Totals
51 San Jose Sharks -130 (5)
52 New Jersey Devils +110
53 Pittsburgh Penguis -140 (5.5)
54 New York Islanders +115
55 Colorado Avalanche +120 (5.5)
56 Columbus Blue Jackets -140
57 Detroit Red Wings +115 (5.5)
58 Boston Bruins -135
59 New York Rangers -110 (5.5)
60 Atlanta Thrashers -110
61 Minnesota Wild +125 (5.5)
62 St. Louis Blues -145
63 Chicago Blackhawks -115 (5.5)
64 Dallas Stars -105
65 Anaheim Ducks +120 (5.5)
66 Calgary Flames -140