Wednesday's NHL Playoff Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL Playoffs have three Game 7s taking place today to conclude the first round. Here is a breakdown of the three games taking place.
The featured game of the day has the San Jose Sharks hosting the Los Angeles Kings at 10PM ET with the series tied 3-3. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Sharks are the favorite at home, as they have odds of -140 to win, while the Kings have a money line of +120 to prevail. The over/under total for this game has been set at 5 goals. The Sharks held a 3-0 lead in this series, but have been outscored 13-4 over the last three games. The two have hit the over in four of the six games in this series.
Another Game 7 being held tonight has the New York Rangers hosting the Philadelphia Flyers at 7PM ET. Due to Game 6 taking place on Tuesday night, oddsmakers have yet to give odds for this contest. The Flyers picked up a 5-2 win on Tuesday to force today’s Game 7. The home team has won four of the six games in the series and nine of the last 11 meetings between these two teams.
The third and final Game 7 today has the Colorado Avalanche hosting the Minnesota Wild at 9:30PM ET. Oddsmakers see the Avalanche as the favorite at home, as they have odds of -140 to win, while the Wild has a money line of +120 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals. The home team has won seven game in this series and has won seven straight meetings between these two. These two have also hit the over in six of their last eight meetings.