Wednesday's NHL Playoff Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL Playoffs feature three games on Wednesday night. Here is a look at the odds and over/under totals for each of the three contests.
The featured game of the night comes is a Game 1 in the Eastern Conference with the fourth-seeded Boston Bruins hosting the fifth-seeded Toronto Maple Leafs at 7PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Boston is the favorite to win Game 1, as the Bruins have a money line of -185 to win, while Toronto has odds of +160 to win this game. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 5 runs. Boston is 28-14-6 overall and 16-5-3 at home while Toronto is 26-17-5 overall and 13-8-3 on the road. These two teams met four times during the season, with Boston getting the win in three of those four games. The Bruins have also won nine of their last 10 against Toronto.
The other featured game on the day is also a Game 1 in the Western Conference as the third-seeded Vancouver Canucks host the sixth-seeded San Jose Sharks at 10:30PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Canucks are the favorite in Game 1, as they have odds of -140 to win, while the Sharks have a money line of +120 to win. San Jose is 25-16-7 overall and 8-14-2 on the road while Vancouver is 26-15-7 overall and 15-6-3 at home. These two teams met three times during the season and San Jose got the win in all three meetings. These two have scored five goals or less in seven of their last eight meetings.
For odds and over/under totals for the NHL playoff games on Wednesday, see below.
2013 NHL Playoff Odds & Over/Under Totals for Wednesday, May 1
57 Toronto Maple Leafs +160 (5)
58 Boston Bruins -185
59 New York Islanders +205 (5.5)
60 Pittsburgh Penguins -245
61 San Jose Sharks +120 (5)
62 Vancouver Canucks -140