Thursday's NHL Playoff Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL Playoffs continue on Thursday with a set of four games. Here is a look at the odds for each game on the schedule.
The featured game of the night has the Phoenix Coyotes hosting the Chicago Blackhawks at 10PM ET (View Matchup). Phoenix is the 3 seed in the West while Chicago is the 6 seed. According to oddsmakers, the Coyotes are the favorite to win this contest, with a money line of -122, while the Blackhawks have odds of +113 to win. The over/under total for goals has been set at 5. Phoenix was 42-27-13 on the season and 22-13-6 at home while Chicago was 45-26-11 overall and 18-18-5 on the road. Phoenix has won its last three games in this series.
The other game of interest also comes in the West as No. 2 St. Louis hosting No. 7 San Jose at 7:30PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Blues are the favorite in this contest, with a money line of -156, while the Sharks have odds of +144 to win. The over/under total has been set at 5 goals for this game. St. Louis is 49-22-11 overall and 30-6-5 at home while San Jose is 43-29-10 overall and 17-17-7 on the road. St. Louis has won all four meetings with San Jose this season.
For odds and goal totals for each of Thursday’s games, see below.
2012 NHL Playoff Odds for Thursday, April 12
57 Ottawa Senators +160 (5)
58 New York Rangers -174
59 Washington Capitals +163 (5)
60 Boston Bruins -177
61 San Jose Sharks +144 (5)
62 St. Louis Blues -156
63 Chicago Blackhawks +113 (5)
64 Phoenix Coyotes -122