Updated Stanley Cup Odds
The Stanley Cup Playoffs are down to the final four teams in the conference finals. Here is a look at the latest odds to claim the Stanley Cup.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Pittsburgh Penguins are now the favorite with +175 odds. Other odds to win are the Anaheim Ducks (+250), the Nashville Predators (+275) and the Ottawa Senators (+500).
The Penguins are coming off a big 7-game series win over the Washington Capitals on Wednesday night. Pittsburgh also defeated Columbus in five games to open the playoffs. They will have the home-ice-advantage against Ottawa in the Eastern finals.
Anaheim defeated the Edmonton Oilers in seven games to reach the Western finals. The Ducks also had a sweep of the Calgary Flames in the first round. They have the home-ice-advantage on the Predators in this round.
Nashville has been the surprise team of the postseason. As a wild card bid, they swept the top-seeded Chicago Blackhawks in the first round. They followed that up with a six-game win over the Blues in the second round.
After disposing of the Boston Bruins in six games to open the playoffs, the Senators did the same thing in the second round to the New York Rangers.