Patrick Kane (left) and Jonathan Toews led Chicago to its second title in four years in 2012-13. (AP)
As the Chicago Blackhawks continue to celebrate their 2013 championship to cap off another exciting NHL campaign, StatFox looks forward to next season and the teams that represent the best wagers of hoisting Lord Stanley’s Cup in June 2014.
Odds to win 2013 Stanley Cup NHL - The NHL playoffs are here, with the Pittsburgh Penguins coming in as the clear-cut favorite with 3-to-1 odds to win it all. The Chicago Blackhawks are the favorites to win the Western Conference with 7-to-2 odds, as they are the only team in the West with single-digit odds.
NHL |BOSTON at EDMONTON Play Against - Road Favorites against the money line (BOSTON) after allowing 2 goals or less in 4 straight games against opponent after allowing 4 goals or more 97-64 since 1997. ( 60.2% | 69.0 units ) 3-1 this year. ( 75.0% | 2.4 units )
NHL |CAROLINA at CALGARY Play On - Any team against the money line (CAROLINA) extremely tired team - playing 8 or more games in 14 days, a marginal losing team (40% to 49%) playing a bad team (25-40%) in the first half of the season 38-11 since 1997. ( 77.6% | 28.3 units ) 1-1 this year. ( 50.0% | 0.3 units )
NHL |BOSTON at EDMONTON Play Against - A favorite against the money line (BOSTON) after allowing 2 goals or less in 5 straight games against opponent after a game where both teams scored 4 goals or more 35-20 since 1997. ( 63.6% | 33.4 units ) 1-0 this year. ( 100.0% | 1.0 units )