NHL Odds Compare Today’s NHL odds and lines from top sportsbooks. Live puck lines and money lines. Daily updated Las Vegas style NHL odds located below as well as odds and lines explaintions for all of tonights games. Check back during the season for odds, lines and point spreads NHL MONEYLINE EXPLAINED: The moneyline bet is the most common wager in baseball betting. Hockey, like baseball and soccer, is a “moneyline sport” as opposed to a “spread sport” (like football or basketball). That means that hockey bettors are generally just betting on the team that they think is going to win rather than betting on a team to cover a particular point spread.