Sunday's NHL Playoff Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL Playoffs have a pair of second round games taking place on Saturday. Here is a look at the odds and over/under totals for both contests.
The first game on the day comes in the Eastern Conference, with No. 5 Philadelphia playing host to No. 6 New Jersey at 3PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Flyers are the favorite to win this game, as they have a money line of -159 to win, while the Devils have odds of +146 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5.5 goals. The Flyers are 24-14-6 at home this season while the Devils are 26-17-2 on the road. These two teams have split the season series 3-3 and the road team has won four of the six meetings.
The second game of the day comes in the Western Conference as No. 3 Phoenix hosts No. 4 Nashville at 8PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Predators are a road favorite in this one, giving them odds of -113 to win, while the Coyotes have odds of +104 to prevail. The Coyotes won the opener, 4-3 in OT on Friday, and now have a 1-0 lead in the series. Phoenix is 24-13-8 at home while Nashville is 24-16-4 on the road. The road team has actually won six of the last seven games between these two teams.
For odds and goal totals for Sunday’s games, see below.
2012 NHL Playoff Odds for Sunday, April 29
7 New Jersey Devils +146 (5.5)
8 Philadelphia Flyers -159
9 Nashville Predators -113 (5)
10 Phoenix Coyotes +104