Updated NHL West Odds
LAS VEGAS, NV (TheSpread) – The Western Conference is down to its final four teams for the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Here is a look at the odds to win the West.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Chicago Blackhawks and Anaheim Ducks are co-favorites right now, as each has odds of +190 to prevail. The Minnesota Wild had +250 odds while the Calgary Flames are listed at +550.
The Blackhawks disposed of the Nashville Predators in the first round in 6 games. Chicago will now face Minnesota and have home-ice for the series. Chicago has won the conference title three times, last doing so in 2013.
Anaheim has home-ice for the remainder of the Western Conference playoffs. The Ducks swept the Jets in the opening round of the playoffs. The Ducks face the Flames in the second round. Anaheim last won the conference title in 2007 and it has won two conference titles in franchise history.
The Wild were able to upset the St. Louis Blues in the opening round of the playoffs in 6 games. Minnesota meets Chicago in the second round. The Wild have never won the conference title.
Calgary had an upset win as well, beating the Vancouver Canucks in 6 games. The Flames now meet the Ducks in the second round. Calgary has three conference titles to its credit, with the last coming in 2004.