Stanley Cup Final odds: Here's who's favored to win it all in the 2018-19 NHL season

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Stanley Cup Final odds: Here's who's favored to win it all in the 2018-19 NHL season
Stanley Cup Final odds: Here's who's favored to win it all in the 2018-19 NHL season

The 2018-19 NHL season is less than a month away, and already hockey is playing host to some drama, from Tampa Bay Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman's abrupt resignation to the Ottawa Senators' awkward rebuild announcement. There is no shortage of drama on the ice, either, as the Washington Capitals look to defend their first Stanley Cup title after coach Barry Trotz's sudden departure, the Tampa Bay Lightning attempt to sustain their regular-season power and NHL icons like Connor McDavid try to revive their teams' spotlight. Nothing speaks to the drama, however, like Stanley Cup projections, especially when the reigning champs aren't even among the top three favorites to go the distance.

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