Tuesday's NHL Playoff Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL Playoffs get started on Tuesday. Here is a look at the odds for the three games taking place on Tuesday night.
The featured game of the night comes is a Game 1 in the Western Conference with the fourth-seeded St. Louis Blues hosting the fifth-seeded Los Angeles Kings at 8PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, St. Louis is the slight favorite at home, as the Blues have odds of -130 to win the game, while the Kings have odds of +110 to win. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 5 goals. St. Louis is 29-17-2 on the season and 15-8-1 at home while Los Angeles is 27-16-5 overall and 8-12-4 on the road. The Kings won all three meetings with the Blues this season and Los Angeles has won eight straight against St. Louis.
The other featured game on the day is also a Game 1 in the Western Conference as the second-seeded Anaheim Ducks host the seventh-seeded Detroit Red Wings at 10:30PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Ducks are the favorite at home, as they have odds of -150 to win, while the Red Wings have a money line of +130. The over/under total for this game has been set at 5 runs. Anaheim is 30-12-6 on the season and 16-7-1 at home while Detroit is 24-16-8 overall and 11-9-4 on the road. In three meetings this season, Detroit has won two and the road team has won all three. The Red Wings have claimed wins over Anaheim in five of their last seven meetings.
For odds and over/under totals for the NHL playoff games on Tuesday, see below.
2013 NHL Playoff Odds & Over/Under Totals for Tuesday, April 30
51 Minnesota Wild +185 (5)
52 Chicago Blackhawks -225
53 Los Angeles Kings +110 (5)
54 St. Louis Blues -130
55 Detroit Red Wings +130 (5)
56 Anaheim Ducks -150