Bruins Stanley Cup faves for first time this season
The Boston Bruins are the Stanley Cup favorites for the first time this season after their 2-1 overtime win in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final over the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday night.
The Bruins are now -120 series favorites heading back to Boston for Game 3 Monday with the series tied 1-1.
The Blackhawks opened the series as -145 series favorites back on June 9 and are now being dealt at even money at some books.
Bettors could have placed a futures bet on the Bruins at +1200 back before the lockout-shortened campaign started in January.
Boston is a -121 favorite in Game 3 and oddsmakers have set a total of 5.