Monday's NHL Playoff Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL Playoffs continue on Monday as a pair of second round Game 2’s will take place. Here is a look at the odds for both contests.
The first game of the night comes in the Eastern Conference as No. 1 New York hosts No. 7 Washington at 7:30PM ET (View Matchup) with the series at 1-0 in favor of the Rangers. According to oddsmakers, New York is the favorite to win Game 2, as they have a money line of -150 to beat the Caps, while Washington has odds of +138 to win the game. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals. The Rangers are 30-13-3 at home this season while Washington is 19-22-5 on the road. The home team has won three of the last four in this series.
The second game of the night comes in the Western Conference, as No. 2 St. Louis hosts No. 8 Los Angeles at 9PM ET (View Matchup) with the Kings holding a 1-0 lead in the series. According to oddsmakers, the Blues are the favorite to even the series and win Game 2, as they have a money line of -160 on Monday. Los Angeles has odds of +147 to win this game, while the over/under total has been set at 5 goals. Los Angeles is 22-13-10 on the road this season while St. Louis is 32-7-6 at home. The Kings have now won four of their last five against the Blues.
For odds and goal totals for each of Monday’s games, see below.
2012 NHL Playoff Odds for Monday, April 30
11 Washington Capitals +138 (5)
12 New York Rangers -150
13 Los Angeles Kings +147 (5)
14 St. Louis Blues -160