Big Al's Daily Angle: NBA, NHL and MLB Previews and Odds - 04/29/2022

by Big Al Staff

The Friday sports card features NBA, NHL, and MLB action.

The National Basketball Association continues the conference quarterfinals with one game in the first round of the playoffs. Memphis travels to Minnesota on ESPN at 9 PM ET. The Grizzlies took a 3-2 lead in this best-of-seven series with their 111-109 victory against the Timberwolves as a 6.5-point favorite on Tuesday. Memphis is a 1-point road favorite with the total set at 229 (all odds from DraftKings unless indicated otherwise).

Fifteen games are on the slate in the National Hockey League. Seven games drop the puck at 7:07 PM ET. Pittsburgh plays at home against Columbus as a -330 money line favorite with an over/under of 6. Buffalo is at home against Chicago as a -130 money line favorite with a total of 6.5. Toronto hosts Boston as a -130 money line favorite with an over/under of 6. Florida visits Montreal as a -280 money line road favorite with a total of 6.5. New Jersey plays at home against Detroit as a -155 money line favorite with an over/under of 6. The New York Rangers are at home against Washington as a -115 money line favorite with a total of 5.5. Philadelphia is at home against Ottawa as a -125 money line favorite with an over/under of 6. 

Tampa Bay plays at New York against the Islanders at 7:37 PM ET as a -180 money line road favorite with a total of 5.5. Three more NHL games start at 8:07 PM ET. St. Louis hosts Vegas as a -190 money line favorite with an over/under of 6. Colorado travels to Minnesota as a -135 money line road favorite with a total of 6. Calgary is at Winnipeg as a -175 money line road favorite with an over/under of 6. Dallas plays at home against Anaheim at 8:37 PM ET as a -235 money line favorite with a total of 5.5.

Edmonton hosts Vancouver at 9:07 PM ET as a -185 money line favorite with an over/under of 6. Seattle is at home against San Jose at 10:07 PM ET as a -120 money line favorite with a total of 5.5. Nashville visits Arizona at 10:37 PM ET as a -285 money line road favorite with an over/under of 6.5. 

The Friday card in Major League Baseball has 15 games on its schedule. San Diego plays at Pittsburgh at 6:35 PM ET as a -180 money line road favorite with a total of 7. Seattle is at Miami at 6:40 PM ET as a -120 money line road favorite with an over/under of 7.5. Boston travels to Baltimore at 7:05 PM ET as a -145 money line road favorite with a total of 9. Toronto hosts Houston at 7:07 PM ET as a -120 money line favorite with an over/under of 8.5. 

Three MLB games begin at 7:10 PM ET. Tampa Bay plays at home against Minnesota as a -140 money line favorite with a total of 7.5. The New York Mets are at home against Philadelphia as a -120 money line favorite with an over/under of 7. The Chicago White Sox host the Los Angeles Angels as a -130 money line favorite with a total of 7. 

Atlanta visits Texas at 8:05 PM ET as a -145 money line road favorite with an over/under of 9. Two more MLB games start at 8:10 PM ET. The New York Yankees play at Kansas City as a -210 money line road favorite with a total of 8. Milwaukee plays at home against the Chicago Cubs as a -145 money line favorite with an over/under of 8. St. Louis is at home against Arizona at 8:15 PM ET as a -190 money line favorite with a total of 7. Colorado hosts Cincinnati at 8:40 PM ET as a -120 money line favorite with an over/under of 10.5. 

Oakland plays at home against Cleveland at 9:40 PM ET as a -140 money line favorite with a total of 6.5. The Los Angeles Dodgers are at home against Detroit at 10:10 PM ET as a -225 money line favorite with an over/under of 8. San Francisco hosts Washington at 10:15 PM ET as a -210 money line favorite with a total of 7.5.

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