Big Al's Daily Angle: NBA, NHL, MLB and WNBA Previews and Odds - 06/09/2021

by Big Al Staff

The Wednesday sports card features games in the NBA, NHL, MLB, and the WNBA.

One game is on the NBA playoff docket. Phoenix hosts Denver on TNT at 9:35 PM ET in Game Two of their Western Conference semifinals series. The Suns won the opening game by a 122-105 score as a 6-point favorite on Monday. Phoenix has won four games in a row. The Nuggets had won their two previous games to close out their first-round series with Portland. Denver has still won four of their last six games. Phoenix is a 6-point favorite with the total set at 222 (all odds from BetOnline).

The NHL plays continue with one game. Boston visits New York to face the Islanders on the NBC Sports Network at 7:38 PM ET. The Islanders took a 3-2 lead in this season with their 5-4 victory in Boston on Monday. The Bruins have lost three of the last four games of this series after winning Game 1, 5-2. Boston is a -130 money line road favorite with an over/under of 5.5.

Fifteen games are on the MLB slate. Texas plays at home against San Francisco at 2:05 PM ET as a -108 money line favorite with a total of 8.5. Arizona visits Oakland at 3:37 PM ET. San Diego hosts the Chicago Cubs at 4:10 PM ET as a -193 money line favorite with an over/under of 8. 

The Los Angeles Dodgers travels to Pittsburgh at 7:05 PM ET as a -162 money line road favorite with a total of 9. Philadelphia is at home against Atlanta as a -123 money line favorite with an over/under of 9. The New York Mets visit Baltimore as a -132 money line road favorite with a total of 9. Milwaukee plays at Cincinnati at 7:10 PM ET as a -113 money line road favorite with an over/under of 9.5. Detroit hosts Seattle as a -120 money line favorite with the total at 8.5. Tampa Bay plays at home against Washington as a -146 money line favorite with an over/under of 8. Boston is at home against Houston as a -128 money line favorite with a total of 9.5. Colorado travels to Miami.

The New York Yankees play at Minnesota at 8:10 PM ET as a -171 money line road favorite with an over/under of 8.5. The Chicago White Sox hosts Toronto as a -147 money line favorite with a total of 8.5. St. Louis is at home against Cleveland at 8:15 PM ET as a -121 money line favorite with an over/under of 8. 

The Los Angeles Angels play at home against Kansas City on ESPN at 9:38 PM ET. The Angels have won four of their last five games with their 8-1 in the second game of this series. The Royals have lost four in a row. Kansas City sends out Brad Keller to face Griffin Canning. Los Angeles is a -128 money line favorite with a total of 9.

Two games are on the WNBA slate. Seattle visits Atlanta at 7 PM ET. Indiana travels to Chicago at 10 PM ET. Both games are on the CBS Sports Network.

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