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Here’s a look at the NHL odds and betting trends for the games on today’s schedule.
All NHL betting lines below are as listed at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com.
Bruins at Red Wings | OddsShark Matchup Report
Opening NHL Odds: Bruins -280 Favorites
The Red Wings have only managed to pick up the win in one of their last 11 games heading into Sunday’s action, but they’ve actually won four games in a row against the Bruins dating back to last season. That includes a 4-2 win by Detroit over Boston as +210 home underdogs on the NHL odds in their first meeting of the season on November 8, a PUSH on the totals.
Ducks at Sabres | OddsShark Matchup Report
Opening NHL Odds: Sabres -130 Favorites
The Ducks knocked off the Sabres 5-2 as -130 home favorites on the NHL betting lines when the teams first met this season on October 16, with the OVER paying off for the third time in the past four meetings between the two teams. Buffalo has earned just two wins over its past seven games, but is coming off a 3-2 victory at the Rangers as +145 underdogs on Friday.
Kings at Rangers | OddsShark Matchup Report
Opening NHL Odds: Rangers -165 Favorites
The Kings have won four games in a row against the Rangers including a 3-1 victory as -125 home favorites in their first meeting of the season on December 10. That improved Los Angeles to 7-3 in its last 10 games against New York dating back to March 2015, with the OVER/UNDER at 7-3 in that span. The Rangers have lost two of three heading into Sunday.
Blackhawks at Jets | OddsShark Matchup Report
Opening NHL Odds: Jets -131 Favorites
The Blackhawks are just 3-7 in their last 10 games against the Jets dating back to March 2018, but they’ve won their last two games against Winnipeg including a 5-2 victory at -110 on the moneyline in the most recent meeting between the teams on January 19. That was an OVER result for totals bettors, and the OVER sits at 7-3 in the last 10 games between them.
Avalanche at Wild | OddsShark Matchup Report
Opening NHL Odds: Avalanche -125 Favorites
The Avalanche will be looking to end a two-game losing streak against the Wild when the teams meet on Sunday, with Minnesota beating Colorado 3-2 as a -115 home favorite on November 21 and 6-4 as a +170 road underdog on December 27 in the two most recent meetings between the teams. The Avs, though, hold the edge a 6-4 in their last 10 matchups.