Friday's NHL Playoff Odds
(TheSpread) – The second round of the NHL Playoffs continue on Friday with a pair of games. Here is a breakdown of the two games taking place.
The featured game today has the Pittsburgh Penguins hosting the New York Rangers at 7PM ET in Game 1 of their series. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Penguins are favored at home, as they have odds of -150 to win, while the Rangers have a money line of +130 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals. These two have met four times during the regular season, with each team winning twice. The two hit the over in all four meetings.
The other game taking place today has the Chicago Blackhawks hosting the Minnesota Wild at 9PM ET in Game 1 of their series. Oddsmakers have the Blackhawks favored at home, as they have odds of -195 to win, while the Wild has a money line of +170 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals. These two teams met five times during the season, with Minnesota winning three of the five games. The two hit the over in three of the five meetings as well.