2016 NHL Awards Odds

On Wednesday, June 22nd, the NHL will hand out their annual awards for the 2015-16 season. The event will be hosted by comedian Will Arnett and once again takes place in Las Vegas, this time at the world-famous Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. While the awards ceremony is always must-watch television for die-hard hockey fans, there…

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…

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…

Blackhawks vs. Blues Game 7 Preview

The Blues and Blackhawks have played one of the most intriguing playoff series in recent memory and have now given fans the joy of being able to watch a Game 7. St. Louis went up 3 games to 1 with a chance to knock off the defending Stanley Cup champions but Chicago was able to…

2016 NHL Playoff Series Odds

The NHL playoffs are underway and we’ll be tracking how the series prices fluctuate from game to game, starting with Round 1. Below shows the opening series odds and current series odds from 5Dimes sportsbook: April 25 update: The Blues and Blackhawks will play a Game 7 on Monday night. Chicago came back to win…