Oilers and Stars continue to move up Stanley Cup odds board

In this week's edition of our Stanley Cup odds update, we profile a pair of West Coast underdogs hoping to hoist Lord Stanley’s hardware in the spring.

NHL free picks: Blues vs. Penguins and Avalanche vs. Maple Leafs

The Penguins will try to even the score with the Blues at PPG Paints Arena on Wednesday night following an embarrassing 5-2 loss to that foe at the Enterprise Center on Saturday night. Meanwhile, over in Toronto, Maple Leafs backup goalie Michael Hutchinson is in line for the start at the Scotiabank Arena, making the visiting Avalanche appealing as slight underdogs.

Bruins’ David Pastrnak favored to lead NHL in goals

Boston Bruins right winger David Pastrnak is winning the battle for the Maurice “Rocket” Richard Trophy as the calendar turns to December. Join us as we handicap the market for most goals scored in the NHL.

NHL Power Rankings: Bruins rise to the top

With more than a quarter of the NHL season in the books, it’s a good time to see how the top teams stack up. Here is BetAmerica’s initial 2019-2020 NHL power rankings.

The biggest turkeys in sports in 2019

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, let’s reflect on the biggest turkeys of the year, including an unlucky kicker, polarizing NFL figures, a historical fail in the postseason and one master tennis troll.

Connor McDavid favored to lead NHL in points scored

Although he is not the leader in points at this early stage in the NHL season, Connor McDavid is a heavy favorite to win the Art Ross Trophy. Let's dig into the odds and investigate whether he’s worth a bet.

Stanley Cup odds: Is it time to buy low on the Maple Leafs?

In this week’s Stanley Cup odds update, we take a look at two early season favorites on the decline to determine whether they can turn the ship around at better odds than they had just three weeks ago.

Golden Knights have 2nd best Stanley Cup odds despite struggles

The Vegas Golden Knights are a mediocre 9-8-3 with just about a quarter of the season in the books, which includes a subpar 3-4-3 run over their last 10 games. They’ve dropped four straight contests, two of which occurred against sub-.500 teams in the Blackhawks and Red Wings, to fall to fifth place in the Pacific Division. And yet, despite their struggles, they still have the second shortest odds to win the Stanley Cup.

Red-hot Boston Bruins now favored to win the Stanley Cup

Oddsmakers have shifted some Stanley Cup future wager odds over the last week, and as a result the Boston Bruins are now +700 favorites to bring home Lord Stanley’s hardware for the first time since 2011. They were +850 as recently as November 1. Are they worth a wager at this point in time?

Lightning favored to win Eastern Conference, but Leafs are close

The NHL Eastern Conference is chockfull of talented teams that have a chance to make some noise and contend for the Stanley Cup. Join us as we examine the latest odds and predict who will be holding the Prince of Wales Trophy at the end of the 2019-20 season.