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Books still sold on Lightning as betting favorite in 2020 Stanley Cup odds

Covers Jun 13, 2019 - 3:37 PM ET
Despite getting knocked out in the first round of the NHL playoffs, books are still sold on the Tampa Bay Lightning and Toronto Maple Leafs as favorites to hoist the Stanley Cup next year. We still have "Gloria" ringing in our ears but we take an early look at the NHL futures odds for 2019-2020.

Biggest bets and line moves: Bettors on Bruins' puckline for Game 7 vs. Blues

Covers Jun 12, 2019 - 4:59 PM ET
Wednesday night brings playoff hockey to its pinnacle, with a Game 7 in the Stanley Cup Final. Covers checks in on the action and odds movement for the Blues-Bruins clash, with insights from Jeff Davis, director of trading for Caesars Palace sportsbooks.

Blues vs Bruins picks and props: Bruins best bet to hoist Cup after Game 7

Covers Jun 11, 2019 - 11:10 PM ET
For the 17th time in NHL history, the Stanley Cup finals will be decided in a seventh game – and oddsmakers like the home team to prevail Wednesday night as the Boston Bruins welcome the St. Louis Blues to TD Garden. We give our predictions and best picks for Game 7 of the Stanley Cup final.

Biggest bets and line moves: Bettors on Blues' odds in Game 6 vs. Bruins

Covers Jun 9, 2019 - 3:58 PM ET
Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final highlights this Sunday in sports, as the Blues host the Bruins. Covers checks in on the action and odds movement, with insights from Matt Lindeman, oddsmaker for Caesars Palace sportsbooks in Las Vegas.

Bruins vs Blues picks and predictions: Don't declare Bruins dead just yet

Covers Jun 9, 2019 - 12:59 AM ET
The Blues are a win away from their first-ever Stanley Cup title – and if they hope to hoist hockey's most famous chalice in their own arena, they'll probably need another terrific performance from their unflappable rookie goaltender as they host the Bruins on Sunday night. We break down all the best ways to wager Game 6.

Biggest bets and line moves: Blues-Bruins Game 5 odds draw two-way play

Covers Jun 6, 2019 - 5:47 PM ET
The Stanley Cup Final has Game 5 on tap Thursday night, with the Blues and Bruins resuming play in Boston. Covers checks in on the action and odds movement, with insights from Tony DiTommaso, risk manager for CG Technology.

Blues vs Bruins picks and predictions: Furious first periods paying out

Covers Jun 6, 2019 - 9:55 AM ET
Heading into Game 5 of the Stanley Cup final, the St. Louis Blues and Boston Bruins are knotted at 2-2. The series swings to the TD Garden and we break down the NHL betting odds for tonight's crucial contest, giving our best bets and prop predictions on the ice tonight.

Biggest bets and line moves: Bettors on Bruins' odds for Game 4 vs. Blues

Covers Jun 3, 2019 - 5:27 PM ET
The Stanley Cup Final is back on the ice Monday night for Game 4 between the Boston Bruins and St. Louis Blues. Covers checks in on the action and odds movement, with insights from Jeff Davis, director of trading for Caesars Palace sportsbooks.

Bruins vs Blues picks & predictions: Books not sold on scoring barrage

Covers Jun 3, 2019 - 1:36 PM ET
Despite a nine-goal scoring barrage between the St. Louis Blues and Boston Bruins in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup final, sportsbooks are still leaning towards this series being low-scoring heading into Game 4. We break down the odds with our best bets and predictions for tonight's battle on the ice.

Bruins vs Blues picks and props: Bruins stars primed for breakout

Covers Jun 1, 2019 - 5:29 PM ET
The Blues are three wins away from hoisting their first Stanley Cup largely due to their prowess on the road, including a 3-2 overtime victory in Boston on Wednesday night that allowed them to swipe home-ice advantage from the Bruins. We break down the best ways to wager Saturday night's Game 3.

Biggest bets and line moves: Two-way action on Sharks, Blues for Game 3

Covers Jun 1, 2019 - 4:25 PM ET
The Stanley Cup Final resumes Saturday night with Game 3, after the Bruins and Blues split Games 1 and 2. Covers checks in on the action and odds movement, with insights from Nick Bogdanovich, director of trading for William Hill US.

Blues vs Bruins picks & props: Defense should have bettors looking O/U

Covers May 29, 2019 - 1:43 PM ET
The Bruins are well-positioned to go into St. Louis with a 2-0 series lead as the teams renew hostilities Wednesday night at TD Garden – and based on how Boston closed out Game 1, outscoring the Blues 4-1 while outshooting them 30-12 over the final two periods. We break down the best ways to was Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final.

Biggest bets and line moves: Bettors like Bruins' odds vs. Blues in Cup Final

Covers May 27, 2019 - 5:35 PM ET
Hockey takes center stage to cap the holiday weekend, with the Stanley Cup Final dropping the puck for Game 1. Covers checks in on the action and odds movement, with insights from Cameron Coombs, a supervisor at The SuperBook at Westgate.

Blues vs Bruins Stanley Cup predictions & picks: Rusty Boston still dangerous

Covers May 27, 2019 - 12:46 PM ET
The puck drops for Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final on Monday with the Boston Bruins hosting the St. Louis Blues. We break down the odds with our best bets and predictions for what should be a defensive battle.

NHL Stanley Cup Final: Blues vs Bruins series preview, odds and best bets

Covers May 24, 2019 - 5:31 PM ET
The puck drops for the Stanley Cup Final on Monday, as the Cinderella St. Louis Blues battle the Boston Bruins. Both teams have ridden their red-hot goaltenders through the NHL playoffs and we break down the series odds and give you in-depth trends and notes so you can make the best bets in this best-of-seven series.

Blues' long-shot Stanley Cup odds could body check NHL bookies

Covers May 24, 2019 - 9:35 AM ET
The St. Louis Blues' Cinderella playoff run has beaten the odds and created major liability for sportsbooks heading into the Stanley Cup Final. Patrick Everson talks to Jeff Stoneback of MGM sportsbooks and Nick Bogdanovic of William Hill about how the Blues have Vegas sweating and bettors singing "Gloria."

Stanley Cup final betting: Conn Smythe Trophy winner picks and predictions

Covers May 24, 2019 - 9:19 AM ET
There’s no shortage of NHL odds for the Stanley Cup final, and one of the most popular markets is which superstar will rise up and claim the Conn Smythe Trophy – the Most Valuable Player award. Here are the favorites in the Conn Smythe betting odds and a few live long shots worth a look.

Sharks vs Blues predictions & picks: Blues capitalizing on defensive miscues

Covers May 21, 2019 - 10:24 AM ET
St. Louis is the biggest betting favorite of any team at any point during the conference finals, listed at -165 to beat San Jose and advance to the Stanley Cup Finals after an impressive 5-0 drubbing of the Sharks on Sunday. We break down the odds with our predictions and best bets for this NHL playoff battle.

Today's biggest bets and line moves: Two-way action on Raptors and Bucks

Covers May 19, 2019 - 2:07 PM ET
Conference finals resume in both the NBA and NHL on Sunday, with a Game 3 in hoops and a Game 5 in hockey. Covers checks in on the action and odds movement, with insights from Nick Bogdanovich, director of trading for William Hill US.

Sharks vs Blues NHL predictions and picks: San Jose bounces back after loss

Covers May 19, 2019 - 10:05 AM ET
The Western Conference final is now a best-of-three, as the San Jose Sharks host the St. Louis Blues on Sunday afternoon. San Jose has made a habit out of bouncing back from losses with win and will hope to continue that trend at home. We break down the odds and give you our best bets and predictions for Game 5.
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