Can I Bet on the Stanley Cup?
Yes, in fact the Stanley Cup is one of the most popular NHL games to bet on and many of the top betting sites offer gamblers amazing deals when the Stanley Cup rolls around.
How do the Odds Work?
The odds in the Stanley Cup show you the probability of a team winning the game and also the amount of cash you'll rake in if you bet on the team that turns out to be victorious.
How do the Betting Lines Work?
The betting lines in the Stanley Cup work in exactly the same way as they do in any other NHL game.
You can bet on the money line if you just want to pick the team that'll win or you can bet on the puck line if you want to gamble on how many points the winners will actually win by.
What Games are Open to Bets?
All the ice hockey games in the entire NHL season are open to bets, including the final Stanley Cup game.
How Much Can be Won?
How much you can win will be determined by how much you bet in the first place but gamblers have been known to win over $100,000 betting on the Stanley Cup final.
How Can I Win?
The more you know about the teams in the final and the individual players in those teams, the more likely you are to place a winning bet. There are loads of websites full of information and match statistics, so make sure you swot up before you make your final selection.
How Does Betting Compare With Other Sports?
Betting or gambling on particular events is obviously not the same as actually playing them because you are betting on an outcome rather than actively taking part in the match.
Sports betting is a type of gambling that does involve skill, so it's more like poker or blackjack than slots or bingo.