With the second-round of the 2017 NHL playoffs underway, Las Vegas oddsmakers give the red-hot Pittsburgh Penguins the best odds to win the 2017 Stanley Cup.
The Penguins, coming off a dominant series win agains the Columbus Blue Jackets, hold a 1-0 series lead over the Washington Capitals in the second-round matchup/
The Penguins have 7-2 odds to advance through the NHL playoff bracket and capture their fifth Stanley Cup. The Capitals have the second-best odds at 15/4, followed by the Edmonton Oilers at 17/4.
Below are the future odds to win the 2017 Stanley Cup, as well as the Eastern and Western Conference championships, via Vegas Insider.
NHL playoffs: Odds to win 2017 Stanley Cup
Here are the odds for all 16 teams to win the 2017 Stanley Cup as of Friday, April 28.
Pittsburgh Penguins 7/2
Washington Capitals 15/4
Edmonton Oilers 17/4
Nashville Predators 17/4
Ottawa Senators 15/2
Anaheim Ducks 17/2
New York Rangers 17/2
St. Louis Blues 10/1
NHL playoffs 2017: Odds to win Eastern Conference
Here are the odds to win the Eastern Conference as of Friday, April 28.
Pittsburgh Penguins 8/5
Washington Capitals 7/4
Ottawa Senators 7/2
New York Rangers 9/2
Stanley Cup playoffs: Odds to win Western Conference
Here are the odds to win the Western Conference as of Friday, April 28.
Nashville Predators 17/10
Edmonton Oilers 7/4
Anaheim Ducks 15/4
St. Louis Blues 9/2