Monday's NHL Playoff Odds
(TheSpread) – The 2012 NHL Playoffs have two games on the schedule for Monday. Here is a look at the odds for both contests taking place.
The first game on the night is in the Eastern Conference with No. 1 New York hosting No. 7 Washington at 7:30PM ET. The series is tied at 2-2, and the Rangers are favored to win Game 5, as oddsmakers have given them a money line of -150, while the Capitals have odds of +130 to win. The over/under total has been set at 4.5 goals. New York is 30-14-3 at home while Washington is 20-22-5 on the road. These two teams have traded wins in their last nine games, with Washington winning the last contest, 3-2.
The second game on the night is in the Western Conference as No. 3 Phoenix looks to closer out No. 4 Nashville at 10PM ET. The Coyotes have a 3-1 lead in the series, but oddsmakers have them as even with Nashville, as both teams have money lines of -110 to win. The over/under total has been set at 5 goals. Nashville is 24-17-4 on the road while Phoenix is 25-13-8 at home. The road team has won seven of the last 10 games in this series.
For odds and goal totals for Monday’s games, see below.
2012 NHL Playoff Odds for Monday, May 7
57 Washington Capitals +130 (4.5)
58 New York Rangers -150
59 Nashville Predators -110 (5)
60 Phoenix Coyotes -110