The defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks are the odds-on favorites to successfully defend their title, with the Pittsburgh Penguins favored to win the Eastern Conference and listed as second-favorites to hoist the Cup.
Along with a full set of lines for those who bet on NHL each year, every team’s chances to prove the oddsmakers wrong, there are a number of interesting props you can wager on in anticipation of the start of another season of NHL hockey.
The league will play a full 82-game schedule this season after an abbreviated 48-game schedule last year so the OVER/UNDER on Chicago’s point total has been set at 105.5 with the moneyline listed at -115 for both the OVER and the UNDER.
The Blackhawks’ odds to win another title are set at 6/1. Pittsburgh’s point total has been set at 108.5 with a -115 moneyline for both results. Its odds to win the Stanley Cup are 15/2.
The Boston Bruins are a 10/1 third-favorite to claim another Cup after winning the championship in 2011...