2016 NHL Conn Smythe Trophy Odds

Bovada sportsbook opened odds to win the 2016 NHL Conn Smythe Trophy (Playoff MVP) but omitted last year’s winner, Duncan Keith of the Chicago Blackhawks. Heading into this year’s playoffs, Capitals goalie Braden Holtby was the +850 favorite, but Pittsburgh eliminated Washington in the Conference Semifinals. Sidney Crosby was then the new favorite to win…

2016 Stanley Cup Final: Sharks vs. Penguins

The 2016 NHL Stanley Cup Final will feature the Pittsburgh Penguins against the San Jose Sharks. Although the matchup isn’t riveting for non-NHL fans, there are star players (Crosby, Malkin, Kessel, Thornton, Pavelski), an up-and-coming head coach (Mike Sullivan), and two young goaltenders (Murray, Jones) who have led their teams throughout the playoffs. Not many…

2016 Copa America Odds

The 2016 Copa America consists of 10 teams from CONMEBOL (from South America) as well as 6 CONCACAF teams (from North America, Central America, Caribbean) and will be hosted across the United States starting on June 3rd. Below shows the latest odds at 5Dimes to win the 2016 Copa America: No surprise to see Argentina and…

Lightning at Penguins Game 7 Preview

The Lightning will face the Penguins in Pittsburgh tonight for Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Tampa Bay found themselves up 3 games to 2 with a chance to close out Pittsburgh at home in Game 6, but the Penguins kept the pressure on to avoid elimination and are now big -210 favorites to…

2016 Preakness Stakes Odds

The 141st running of the Preakness Stakes takes place on May 21, 2016 at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland. The race is 1 and 3/16 miles on dirt and last year was won by eventual Triple Crown winner American Pharoah. The table below examines how the odds to win the 2016 Preakness have moved…