As the only Original Six NHL team to currently reside in the Western Conference, the Chicago Blackhawks are an organization steeped with tradition and history. However, it’s been there dominance of the league since the 2010 season that has really spiked their popularity and forced sportsbooks everywhere to take extra care in the Blackhawks betting lines they offer. Three Stanley Cup in the span of six years (2010, 2013, 2015) will make the average NHL fan take notice of a team like the Blackhawks play right now.
They are a yearly contender to win it all and every one of their games provides strong wagering opportunities for NHL bettors.
Chicago Blackhawks Betting Lines Today
To see what Chicago’s betting lines today are for their next game, take a peek at the chart below. It lists the moneyline prices for the Hawks and their opponent and will be updated with the final score once the game is done.
Chicago Blackhawks Schedule And Games Result
All the recent Stanley Cups Chicago has won has made them a team that’s hunted by their rivals each year. You can look at the Chicago Blackhawks schedule and results below to see which rival has the next crack at them
Chicago Blackhawks Standings Conference
With all the dominance the Blackhawks have had of late, you will often find the Chicago Blackhawks near the top of the standings. The standings chart below tells you if that’s the case once again this season.
|2||Columbus Blue Jackets||105||75||38||19||235||172|
|5||New York Rangers||97||77||38||26||245||206|
|9||San Jose Sharks||93||76||35||26||206||186|
|14||St. Louis Blues||88||75||34||28||211||200|
|15||Toronto Maple Leafs||87||75||29||24||230||221|
|17||Tampa Bay Lightning||83||75||27||29||210||210|
|18||New York Islanders||82||75||28||28||219||228|
|21||Los Angeles Kings||77||75||22||33||181||188|
|25||Detroit Red Wings||74||76||16||33||189||224|
|28||New Jersey Devils||68||76||18||35||174||224|
Betting On The Chicago Blackhawks
It was dominant scouting and drafting in the mid-2000′s that really turned things around for the Chicago Blackhawks organization. Getting Brent Seabrook, Duncan Keith, Jonathan Toews, and Patrick Kane with high draft choices during that time built the core of this franchise for the better part of the last decade. Those four guys have turned into superstars in this league and management continually retools and reloads the roster around those guys to ensure they are one of the better teams in the league each year.
All of that winning does provoke plenty of betting interest in Chicago Blackhawks betting lines, but it does come with a cost. Experienced bettors know that perception of a team can play just as big a part in the moneyline prices as reality does, and in a “what have you done for me lately” betting world, the Blackhawks are atop the pack.
That means that the Blackhawks betting lines might be overvalued numerous times throughout the year as long as those four studs are involved and saavy bettors can look for great situational spots (three games in four nights, end of a road trip, etc) to actually go against Chicago and grab the value odds with their opponent. Given all the winning Chicago has done recently, going against the Hawks is a risky proposition, but finding winners in the NHL betting market is a tough thing to do.
Studying the Hawks play year in and year out will help you better navigate all of that uncertainty and provide profits to your bottom line.