Wednesday's NHL Playoff Odds
(TheSpread) – The NHL Playoffs have a pair of Game 3’s taking place on Wednesday. Here is a look at the odds and over/under totals for both contests.
The first game on the night comes in the Eastern Conference with No. 7 Washington hosting No. 1 New York at 7:30PM ET (View Matchup). The series is tied 1-1 and the Capitals are a slight favorite to win Game 3, as they have a money line of -108. New York has been given odds of +100 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals. The Capitals are 27-12-5 at home this season and the Rangers are 26-12-6 on the road. These two teams have traded wins and losses over their last seven meetings.
The second game on Wednesday is in the Western Conference, with No. 4 Nashville hosting No. 3 Phoenix at 9PM ET (View Matchup) with the Coyotes up 2-0 in the series. The Predators have suspended a pair of stars for this game, yet are still the favorite to win according to oddsmakers. Nashville has been given odds of -176 to win while Phoenix has odds of +162 to prevail. The over/under total has been set at 5 goals. Nashville is 28-11-5 at home this season while Phoenix is 23-14-7 on the road. Prior to this series, the road team has won the last six meetings between these two.
For odds and goal totals for each of Wednesday’s games, see below.
2012 NHL Playoff Odds for Wednesday, May 2
17 New York Rangers +100 (5)
18 Washington Capitals -108
19 Phoenix Coyotes +162 (5)
20 Nashville Predators -176