Friday's NHL Playoff Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL Playoffs continue on Friday with a series of Game 2’s and one Game 1. Here is a look at the odds for each contest.
The featured game of the night has the Pittsburgh Penguins hosting the Philadelphia Flyers at 7:30PM ET (View Matchup). The Flyers beat the Penguins 4-3 in overtime in Game 1. For Game 2, oddsmakers have the Penguins the favorite to win with a money line of -192, while the Flyers have odds of +176 to win. The over/under total for goals has been set at 6. Pittsburgh is 29-10-3 at home this season while Philadelphia is 26-13-3 on the road. The Flyers have now won three of their last four against Pittsburgh.
The other game of interest on Friday has Vancouver hosting Los Angeles at 10PM ET (View Matchup). The top-seeded Canucks actually lost to the Kings 4-2 in Game 1 at home. For Game 2, oddsmakers have given Vancouver a money line of -171 to win this game, while the Kings have odds of +157. The over/under total for goals scored has been set at 5. Vancouver is 27-11-4 at home this season while the Kings are 19-13-10 on the road. The Kings have won three of their last four games against the Canucks.
For odds and goal totals for each of Friday’s games, see below.
2012 NHL Playoff Odds for Friday, April 13
65 New Jersey Devils -117 (5)
66 Florida Panthers +108
67 Philadelphia Flyers +176 (6)
68 Pittsburgh Penguins -192
69 Detroit Red Wings +109 (5)
70 Nashville Predators -118
71 Los Angeles Kings +157 (5)
72 Vancouver Canucks -171