Wednesday's NHL Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL has just three games set to take place on Wednesday night. Here is a look at the odds for each of the trio of games.
The featured game of the night has the St. Louis Blues hosting the Boston Bruins at 8PM ET (View Matchup). Oddsmakers see the Blues as a slight favorite at home, giving them odds of -125 to beat the Bruins while Boston has a money line of +115 to win. The over/under for goals scored in the game has been set at 5. St. Louis is 36-16-7 on the season overall and 26-3-4 at home while Boston is 35-20-2 overall and 17-10-0 on the road. St. Louis has won four of its last six meetings with Boston, but the Blues were the underdog in three of those victories.
The other game of note on Wednesday has the Colorado Avalanche hosting the Los Angeles Kings at 9PM ET (View Matchup). Oddsmakers have the Kings as the favorite on the road, giving them a money line of -109 while the Avs have odds of +101 to prevail. The over/under for goals scored has been set at 5 for this contest. Colorado is 29-27-4 on the season and 16-13-1 at home while Los Angeles is 27-21-11 overall and 12-8-7 on the road. Colorado has won its last three meetings with Los Angeles and the Avalanche have been the underdog in each of the three wins.
For odds and goal totals for each of Wednesday’s games, see below.
2012 NHL Odds for Wednesday, February 22
51 Washington Capitals +137 (5.5)
52 Ottawa Senators -149
53 Boston Bruins +115 (5)
54 St. Louis Blues -125
55 Los Angeles Kings -109 (5)
56 Colorado Avalanche +101