Stanley Cup Finals Odds
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Blackhawks are the slight favorite to win this series, as they have been given odds of -145 to win this series, while the Bruins have been given a money line of +125. The Blackhawks are the No. 1 seed in the West while Boston is the No. 4 seed out of the East. Game 1 of this series will take place on Wednesday at 8PM ET in Chicago.
Chicago reached the Stanley Cup Finals by defeating the defending champs, the Los Angeles Kings, in five games. Chicago has went 12-5 during the playoffs. The Bruins reached the Stanley Cup Finals by beating the Pittsburgh Penguins in four games. The Bruins are 12-4 in the playoffs. Chicago will have the home-ice advantage in this series. Due to this season being shortened by the lockout, these two teams didn’t meet at all during the regular season.
For the odds to win this series and the schedule for each game, see below
2013 NHL Stanley Cup Finals Series Odds – Bruins vs. Blackhawks
91 Boston Bruins +125
92 Chicago Blackhawks -145
Stanley Cup Finals Schedule
Game 1: BOS at CHI Wednesday, June 12 8PM ET (NBC)
Game 2: BOS at CHI Saturday, June 15 8PM ET (NBCSN)
Game 3: CHI at BOS Monday, June 17 8PM ET (NBCSN)
Game 4: CHI at BOS Wednesday, June 19 8PM ET (NBC)
Game 5: BOS at CHI Saturday, June 22 8PM ET (NBC) (if necessary)
Game 6: CHI at BOS Monday, June 24 9PM ET (NBC) (if necessary)
Game 7: BOS at CHI Wednesday, June 26 TBA (NBC) (if necessary)