|2013 NHL Opening Odds & Over/Under Totals for Friday, March 21|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Friday, 22 March 2013 05:30|
Friday's NHL Opening Odds
(The Spread) - Four games grace the NHL schedule tonight, including a tilt between the Red Wings and Ducks.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Ducks are -160 money line favorites over the Red Wings, who are +147 on the ML for this 10:00PM ET contest. The under is 6-1 in the last seven meetings between these two teams in Anaheim and 9-3 in the last 12 meetings overall. The home team is also 38-14-1 in the last 53 meetings between these two franchises.
Meanwhile, the Penguins will travel to New York to take on an Islanders team that is +142 money line underdogs. Pittsburgh, which is -154 money line favorites for this 7:00PM ET tilt, is 4-1 in its last five trips to New York and 21-7 in its last 28 games versus the Islanders. The over is also 5-1 in the last six meetings in New York and 5-1 in the last six meetings overall.
The Flames and Blue Jackets will also face off at 7:00PM ET tonight. Columbus is a -135 money line favorite over Calgary, which is +125 on the ML. The under is 15-5 in the last 20 meetings between these two teams in Columbus and 21-10 in the last 31 meetings overall. The road team, meanwhile, is 4-0 in the last four meetings between these two teams.
One other 7:00PM ET start will pit the Capitals as +130 money line underdogs versus the Jets, who are -141 on the ML. The under is 7-0 in the last seven meetings between these two teams in Winnipeg and 7-3-1 in the last 11 meetings overall. The Capitals are also 1-4 in their last five games versus the Jets and 2-5 in their last seven trips to Winnipeg.
Friday NHL Opening Odds & Totals
1 Calgary Flames +125 (5.5)
2 Columbus Blue Jackets -135
3 Washington Capitals +130 (5.5)
4 Winnipeg Jets -141
5 Pittsburgh Penguins -154 (6)
6 New York Islanders +142
7 Detroit Red Wings +147 (5.5)
8 Anaheim Ducks -160