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.
 

Florida Panthers
0-2-2
+1.5(-208), 2.5 pts
@
7:00 pm ET
O/U: 6.5 pts
Washington Capitals
3-2-1
-1.5(+186), 4 pts
Spread
FLA +1.5 (-208)
WAS -1.5 (+186)
Spread Prediction
Pick: FLA +1.5 (-208)
Value: +5.58
Probability: 71.3%
Betting Units: 0.97
Minnesota Wild
2-2-2
+1.5(-225), 2.25 pts
@
8:00 pm ET
O/U: 6 pts
Dallas Stars
3-3-0
-1.5(+201), 3.75 pts
Spread
MIN +1.5 (-225)
DAL -1.5 (+201)
Spread Prediction
Pick: DAL -1.5 (+201)
Value: +5.87
Probability: 35.17%
Betting Units: 0.24
Nashville Predators
5-1-0
-1.5(+253), 3.75 pts
@
9:00 pm ET
O/U: 6 pts
Calgary Flames
4-2-0
+1.5(-286), 2.25 pts
Spread
NSH -1.5 (+253)
CAL +1.5 (-286)
Spread Prediction
Pick: none