2014-15 NHL Point Totals

Believe it or not, we’re just a month away from the start of the 2014-15 NHL season with the puck dropping for opening night on October 8th. To get bettors prepared we’ve published articles comparing Divisional Odds and Stanley Cup Futures at several prominent offshore sportsbooks. By studying these odds, we were already aware that many of…

2014-15 NHL Divisional Odds

The NHL season doesn’t start until October 8th, but most sportsbooks had already posted Stanley Cup Futures for the upcoming season several months ago. However, earlier this week Bovada became one of the first major sportsbooks to offer odds on the four division winners. Last season the Boston Bruins (Atlantic), Pittsburgh Penguins (Metropolitan), Colorado Avalanche…

2014-15 NHL Stanley Cup Futures

Even before the Los Angeles Kings won the Stanley Cup for the second time in three seasons, oddsmakers had already begun looking forward to next year. Sportsbook.com became the first sportsbook to post NHL Stanley Cup Futures for the 2014-15 season and now a number of prominent sportsbooks have posted their 2015 NHL futures. Posting odds this…

2014 Stanley Cup Final: Rangers vs. Kings

The 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Final is the Kings to lose, as they hold a 3-1 series lead over the Rangers. LA won Game 1 in overtime 3-2 after coming back from 2 goals down and then did the same in Game 2, winning 5-4 in double overtime. The Kings held a 3-game advantage looking…

2014 Conn Smythe Trophy Odds

The 2014 Stanley Cup Final has begun between the Kings and Rangers, and many NHL fans are wondering which player will be walking home with the 2014 Conn Smythe Trophy awarded to the playoff MVP. The Kings currently have a 3-1 series lead after coming back to win Game 1 in overtime 3-2 and Game 2…

NHL Game 7 Preview: Los Angeles Kings at Chicago Blackhawks

With their 4-3 victory on Friday night, the defending Stanley Cup champion Blackhawks forced a decisive Game 7 in the Western Conference Finals. We’re previously written about game 7 betting trends, and our research has indicated that road underdogs tend to be undervalued. That trend appears to be continuing in tonight’s game. According to our NHL…