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    St Louis Blues versus LA Kings Pick Prediction NHL Playoff Game 5 Odds Preview 5-8-2013


    by tonytssportsbets

    It will be a critical Game 5 of the best of seven NHL playoff series between the LA Kings and St Louis Blues from pro hockey on Wednesday night.

    Face off time from St Louis is scheduled for 9PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by CNBC.

    The NHL Playoff odds from Game 5 have the home side St Louis Blues favored by -125 odds with the return on the LA Kings at +115 odds. The goal over under line is set at 4 ½ goals.

    The Kings knot this series at two games apiece following a game four come from behind 4-3 victory against the St Louis Blues as a -135 betting odds favorite. The game finished over 5 goals.

    LA was playing catch up for most of the game as they trail 3-2 after two periods. The Kings then score two unanswered goals in the final period to rally for the 4-3 victory. The game winner came at 8:30 as Justin Williams found the net. The LA Kings outshot St Louis 29-22 for the game and won two more face-offs. The Kings have struggled on the power play in this series going 0 of 6 at home and just 1 of 12 for the entire four games thus far. St Louis is just a tad bit better at 2 of 15 against LA in this western conference playoff.