2017 NHL Playoffs Conference Semifinal Series Odds

The opening round of the 2017 NHL Playoffs unfortunately didn’t provide any Game 7’s, so now we focus on the Conference Semifinals. In the Eastern Conference, Washington takes on Pittsburgh while Ottawa plays the Rangers. Over in the West, St. Louis meets Nashville and Anaheim faces Edmonton. Here are the odds to win each series…

2017 NHL Playoffs First Round Series Odds

The NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs are here and the table below shows 1st round series odds from BetOnline and 5Dimes. For comparison, you can also take a look at last year’s series odds to see how odds may change game-by-game. The Bruins got a big 2OT win on Friday night to keep their season alive….

2017 NHL Stanley Cup Futures Offering Value

The 1,230-game regular-season schedule has concluded, and the NHL playoffs are finally set to begin this evening. After scoring a league-best 118 points during the regular season, the Washington Capitals (+365) enter the postseason as the presumptive favorite to hoist the Stanley Cup. The Chicago Blackhawks, who led the Western Conference with 109 points, have the…

2017 NHL Conn Smythe Trophy Odds

The 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs start tomorrow and fans across the globe are undoubtedly getting excited about playoff hockey. We know which teams are expected to win it all, but which players should fans be monitoring? Every year the league hands out the Conn Smythe Trophy to the playoff MVP and this season Sidney Crosby and Patrick…

2017 NHL Playoffs: Zig-Zag Theory

The Zig-Zag theory is one of the most well-known sports betting systems, and the concept is quite simple — take whichever team lost their previous game. As part of our contrarian strategy, we constantly advocate buying on bad news and selling on good news as this enables bettors to capitalize on market overreactions and take…

2016-17 NHL Stanley Cup Odds

Sportsbook was the first book to release early 2016-17 NHL Stanley Cup odds and neither the Sharks or Penguins were favored to win it. In fact, neither were even favored to reach the Stanley Cup Final this season. However, 5Dimes then opened odds that made a little more sense and below shows a table of Stanley Cup…