Big Al's Daily Angle: NBA, NHL, MLB and Euro 2020 Previews and Odds - 06/22/2021

by Big Al Staff

The Tuesday sports card features games in the NBA, NHL, MLB, and Euro 2020. 

The NBA Western Conference finals continue with Game 2 of the series between the Los Angeles Clippers and the Phoenix Suns. Phoenix won the opening game with a 120-114 victory as a 4-point favorite on Sunday. The Suns are a 5.5-point favorite with the total set at 5.5 (all odds from BetOnline). 

The semifinals of the NHL playoffs continue with Game 5 of the series between the Montreal Canadiens and the Vegas Golden Knights. Vegas evened this series at 2-2 with a 2-1 victory in overtime on the road in Montreal on Sunday. The Golden Knights return to Las Vegas as a -233 money line favorite with an over/under of 5.

Fifteen games are on the MLB docket. Minnesota hosts Cincinnati at 1:10 PM ET as a -110 money line favorite with a total of 9.5. Houston visits Baltimore at 7:05 PM ET as a -160 money line road favorite with an over/under of 10. The Chicago White Sox travel to Pittsburgh as a -172 money line road favorite with a total of 7.5. The New York Yankees play at home against Kansas City as a -260 money line favorite with an over/under of 8. Washington plays at Philadelphia. Atlanta visits the New York Mets at 7:10 PM ET as a -107 money line road favorite with a total of 7. St. Louis is at Detroit as a -114 money line road favorite with an over/under of 9. Miami hosts Toronto as a -108 money line favorite with a total of 7.5. Tampa Bay is at home against Boston as a -111 money line favorite with an over/under of 8.5.

The Chicago Cubs host Cleveland at 8:05 PM ET as a -180 money line favorite. Oakland travels to Texas as a -143 money line road favorite with a total of 9. The Los Angeles Angels play at home against San Francisco at 9:38 PM ET as a -126 money line favorite with an over/under of 8.5. Milwaukee visits Arizona at 9:40 PM ET as a -146 money line road favorite with a total of 8.5. Seattle is at home against Colorado at 10:10 PM ET as a -153 money line favorite with an over/under of 8. The Los Angeles Dodgers play at San Diego. 

Three games are on the WNBA docket. Connecticut plays at home against Dallas at 7 PM ET as a 1.5-point favorite with a total of 159. Chicago visits New York. Washington travels to Seattle at 10 PM ET.

The 2020 Euro continues with the conclusion of Group D at 3 PM ET. England plays the Czech Republic on ESPN at Wembley Stadium in London. The Three Lions have four points in the group after a 0-0 draw with Scotland on Friday. The Czechs have four points after a 1-1 draw with Croatia on Friday. England is a -1 goal line favorite with an over/under of 2.25.

Scotland plays Croatia on ESPN2 at Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland. The Scots have one point in the group after their scoreless draw with England. The Croatians have one point with their draw against the Czech Republic. Croatia is a -0.25 goal line favorite with a total of 2.5.

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