Wednesday NHL Opening Odds

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(The Spread) – There are four games on the NHL schedule for Wednesday night, but none are bigger than the tilt in Detroit.

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Oddsmakers from online sports book SBGGLOBAL.com have made the Detroit Red Wings (41-20-8) –145 money line favorites over the Washington Capitals (41-20-10). Early NHL public betting information shows that only 56% of public bettors are backing the heavily favored Wings.

According to latest NHL trends, the home team is 4-0 in the last four meetings between the Capitals and Red Wings. Washington is just 5-14-1 in its last 20 games against the Wings and 1-4 in its last five trips to Detroit. The under is also 4-1 in the lat five meetings between these two teams when the game is played in Motown.

In other NHL action on Wednesday night, the Carolina Hurricanes (32-28-10) are –135 money line favorites at home against the Toronto Maple Leafs (30-30-10), while the Vancouver Canucks (46-16-9) are massive –335 money line favorites over the Colorado Avalanche (26-34-8).

Lastly, the Anaheim Ducks (37-27-5) are –139 money line favorites at home against the St. Louis Blues (31-29-9), who are +128 on the money line. The over is 6-0 in the last six meetings between these two teams and 5-1 in the last six games played in Anaheim. The home team is also 22-7-1 in the last 30 meetings between these two NHL squads.

NHL Hockey Opening Lines & Totals for Wednesday, March 16

1 Toronto Maple Leafs +125 (5.5)

2 Carolina Hurricanes –135 (5.5)

3 Washington Capitals +134 (5.5)

4 Detroit Red Wings –145 (5.5)

5 St. Louis Blues +128 (5.5)

6 Anaheim Ducks –139 (5.5)

7 Colorado Avalanche +301 (5.5)

8 Vancouver Canucks –335 (5.5)

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