Thursday's NHL Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL has a full slate of action taking place on Thursday, as 12 games are on the schedule. Here is a breakdown of today’s action.
The featured game of the day has the New York Rangers hosting the Chicago Blackhawks at 7PM ET. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Blackhawks are favored on the road, as they have odds of -135 to win, while the Rangers have odds of +115. The over/under has been set at 5.5 goals. Chicago comes in somewhat struggling, having lost six of their last nine. New York is on a hot streak, winning five of their last six. The Rangers won the lone meeting this season, 3-2 and New York has won five of its last eight against Chicago.
Another featured game has the Philadelphia Flyers hosting the San Jose Sharks at 7PM ET. Oddsmakers have the Sharks as the favorite on the road, giving them odds of -125 to win, while the Flyers have a money line of +105. The over/under total has been set at 5.5 goals. San Jose enters winners in three of their last four, but they have hit the under in nine of their last 10. Philly has won four straight and they have hit the under in three of their last four. San Jose has won nine of the last 10 against the Flyers, but the two have hit the over in three of their last four.
The other featured game on Thursday has the Pittsburgh Penguins hosting the Montreal Canadiens at 7PM ET. Oddsmakers have the Penguins favored by a large margin, as they have a money line of -200, while the Canadiens have odds of +170. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5.5 goals. Montreal has won five of their last eight coming in while Pittsburgh has won four of its last six. The home team has won four straight in this series, including both meetings this season.