Friday's NHL Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL has six games set to take place on Friday night. Here is a look at the odds for each game on the schedule.
The featured game of the day has New Jersey Devils hoting the Vancouver Canucks at 7PM ET (View Matchup). Oddsmakers have the Canucks as a slight favorite on the road, giving them a money line of -106 to win, while the Devils have odds of -102 to prevail. The over/under total for goals scored has been set at 5.5. Vancouver is 39-16-6 on the season and 21-10-2 on the road while the Devils are 35-20-4 overall and 16-10-3 at home. Vancouver has won three of its last four meetings with New Jersey.
The other featured game on the night is a battle of New York as the Islanders host the Rangers at 7PM ET (View Matchup). Oddsmakers have the Rangers as the favorite on the road, giving them a money line of -144. The Islanders have been given odds of +133 to win. The over/under total for goals scored has been set at 5. The Islanders are 25-27-8 on the season and 13-14-5 at home while the Rangers are 38-15-5 overall and 19-8-3 on the road. The Rangers have won the last three against the Islanders and seven of their last nine against them.
For odds and goal totals for each of Friday’s games, see below.
2012 NHL Odds for Friday, February 24
57 Vancouver Canucks -106 (5.5)
58 New Jersey Devils -102
51 New York Rangers -144 (5)
52 New York Islanders +133
53 Montreal Canadiens
54 Washington Capitals
55 Colorado Avalanche -103 (5.5)
56 Columbus Blue Jackets -105
59 Boston Bruins -139 (5.5)
60 Buffalo Sabres +128
61 Minnesota Wild +142 (5)
62 Dallas Stars -154