The 2018 NHL Western Conference Finals will travel to Las Vegas the home of the odds makers favorite Golden Knights for game 3 in the best of seven betting odds series. The Jets took game 1 with three goals in the first period by Byfuglien, Laine and Armia then one in the second by Scheifele. The Golden Knights saw there vegas odds sink because they could only produce two goals by McNabb in the first then Karlsson in the second. The Jets keeper Hellebuyck had 19 saves in the 4-2 win.
Game 2 of the odds makers matchup saw a role reversal when the Golden Knights (-140) scored two in the first with Tatar scoring after getting his own rebound and then Marchessault scoring in both the first and third periods. The Knights held the Jets (+120) scoreless until Kyle Connor hit the back of the net at 7:17 into the third on a power play which made it 2-1. Hellebuyck made 25 saves for the Jets and Fleury made 30 for the Golden Knights in their 3-1 victory to tie up the series at 1-1. The Vegas odds makers favorite for game 3 of the Western Conference Finals is the Golden Knights listed at -1 1/2(+200) and the road dog Jets listed at +1 1/2(-240). If your an over/under bettor, the game total was listed at 6 1/2(-105)u and 6 1/2 (-130)o at last check.
Game 3 will be played on Wednesday, May 16th at the T-Mobile Arena with a game start at 9:00 p.m. ET. The Golden Knights are looking forward to their first odds makers conference final game at home. The Knights have a 4-1 record at home in the Stanley Cup Playoffs and are looking to break more records in their inagural season. Can the Golden Knights beat the odds and become 2018 Stanley Cup Champions?