Spread Bets

The spread (or puck line) gives odds on whether a team will surpass a given margin of victory. For example, a team given a handicap of -1.5 has to win by 2 goals or more to beat the spread. You can bet on either side of the puck line depending on what you think the outcome will be.
 

Ottawa Senators
9-11-1
+1.5(-130), 0 pts
@
7:30 pm ET
O/U: 0 pts
Montreal Canadiens
11-6-4
-1.5(+107), 0 pts
Spread
OTT +1.5 (-130)
MON -1.5 (+107)
Spread Prediction
Pick: none
Washington Capitals
16-3-4
-1.5(+139), 0 pts
@
8:00 pm ET
O/U: 0 pts
New York Rangers
8-8-2
+1.5(-158), 0 pts
Spread
WAS -1.5 (+139)
NYR +1.5 (-158)
Spread Prediction
Pick: none