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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.
Senators at Rangers | OddsShark Matchup Report
Opening NHL Odds: Rangers -195 Favorites
The Senators have split their last four games going into a back-to-back road trip against the Rangers and Islanders. Ottawa is coming off a 5-2 loss at Boston as a +320 underdog on Saturday, and the team has dropped five of six when playing the first game of a back-to-back situation. The Rangers have put together a two-game winning streak as underdogs versus the Lightning and Predators, with the UNDER cashing both times. But the Senators have won two of the past three meetings and four of six.
Penguins at Bruins | OddsShark Matchup Report
Opening NHL Odds: Bruins -167 Favorites
There might not be a team in the NHL playing better than Boston right now thanks to a five-game winning streak. The Bruins have covered the puckline each time during that stretch, beating each of their last four opponents by three goals or more. Meanwhile, the Penguins lost in overtime to the Oilers 2-1 on Saturday to snap their two-game winning streak. The UNDER 4-1-1 in Pittsburgh’s last six games, and the teams have split the past four meetings.
Predators at Red Wings | OddsShark Matchup Report
Opening NHL Odds: Predators -179 Favorites
Nashville hopes to break a two-game skid when the team opens a four-game road trip in Detroit. The Predators lost to the Flames (6-5 in overtime on Thursday) and Rangers (2-1 on Saturday) as home favorites after they won four games in a row, with the UNDER on a 4-1 run. The Red Wings were outscored 11-3 during a two-game road trip to visit the Hurricanes and Panthers on Friday and Saturday, respectively. However, Detroit has surprisingly won three straight against Nashville, going 10-1 in the past 11 meetings dating back to 2015.
Coyotes at Oilers | OddsShark Matchup Report
Opening NHL Odds: Oilers -131 Favorites
Two surprise Pacific Division teams will clash in Edmonton when the Oilers host the Coyotes. Arizona has won three of four heading into a two-game road trip through Canada, and the team will be playing the first game of a back-to-back situation at Edmonton before visiting Calgary on Tuesday. The Coyotes have lost five in a row when playing the first game of a back-to-back. The Oilers closed out a three-game road trip with a pair of wins, with the UNDER cashing each time. Edmonton is 8-3 in the past 11 meetings with Arizona, and the UNDER is also on a 4-0 run in the series, as exactly five goals were scored in the last three.