Conference Futures: Cats, Avs final favorites

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It's about that time, hockey fans. The regular season is in the rearview, and the Stanley Cup playoffs are set to get underway tonight featuring sixteen teams all in pursuit of one goal: to hoist Lord Stanley's trophy as the last team standing. Our contenders and dark horses have come into clearer view, and with the puck set to drop tonight, there's no better time to lock in your official Stanley Cup Final picks and ride them as far as they can go. The choice is yours: back the powerhouse favorites, or take a flier on a longshot? Either way, for those looking to get skin in the game betting on the NHL playoffs, we've got you covered.

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Our Futures tracking is a major strategic upgrade for hockey bettors. As you consider which wagers to lock in at the start of the postseason, the Futures tool enables you to track how the odds have moved to pinpoint how or why a team is valued at a certain price. You can also customize the market for which you'd like to see past odds for, including individual player awards like the Hart or Vezina. Today, we're spotlighting how the Futures tool maps out a team or player's odds for a certain market to glean a better idea of which options might have actionable upside and other options whose prices you may decide don't have value at this time. Check out how the odds have shifted for the Western Conference, Eastern Conference and Hart Trophy winner throughout the 2021-22 season:

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NHL Futures Tracking | Eastern Conference, Western Conference & Hart Trophy Odds

NHL West Odds
NHL West Odds

Current Odds:

Colorado Avalanche (+130)

Calgary Flames (+300)

Minnesota Wild (+700)

Edmonton Oilers (+800)

St. Louis Blues (+1000)

NHL East Odds
NHL East Odds

Current Odds:

Florida Panthers (+225)

Toronto Maple Leafs (+500)

Tampa Bay Lightning (+525)

Carolina Hurricanes (+550)

Boston Bruins (+800)


Current Odds:

Auston Matthews (-400)

Connor McDavid (+300)

Jonathan Huberdeau (+1800)

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