Thursday's NHL Odds
LAS VEGAS, NV (TheSpread) – The NHL Schedule for Thursday features a total of 10 games. Here is a breakdown of the odds for today’s top games.
The featured game of the day has the Tampa Bay Lightning hosting the Calgary Flames at 7:30PM ET. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Tampa Bay is favored at home, as the Lightning are getting odds of -175 to win, while the Flames have been given odds of +155 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5.5 goals. Calgary is 8-4-2 on the season and 6-2 on the road while Tampa Bay is 8-3-1 overall and 5-1-1 at home. Tampa Bay has won five of its last seven against Calgary and the two have hit the under in their last three meetings.
Another game today has the San Jose Sharks hosting the Vancouver Canucks at 10:30PM ET. Oddsmakers have the Sharks favored at home, as they are getting odds of -160 to win, while the Canucks have a money line of +140 to win. The over/under total has been set at 5.5 goals. San Jose is 7-4-2 overall and 2-2 at home while Vancouver is 9-4 overall and 5-2 on the road. San Jose has won nine of its last 10 against Vancouver and the two have scored five goals or less in seven of their last 10 meetings.
The third game of note has the Winnipeg Jets hosting the Pittsburgh Penguins at 8PM ET. Oddsmakers have the Penguins favored on the road, as they are getting odds of -145 to win, while the Jets have a money line of +125 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals. Pittsburgh is 8-2-1 on the season and 3-0-1 on the road while Winnipeg is 7-5-1 overall and 3-3 at home. Pittsburgh has won seven of its last eight meetings with Winnipeg and the two have hit the over in five of their last seven meetings.