Columbus Blue Jackets Stanley Cup Vegas Odds
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Updated Columbus Odds: The Columbus Blue Jackets open up round one of the 2009 Stanley Cup Playoffs against defending champion Detroit Red Wings. The odds of Columbus to win the Stanley Cup this year have been set at 51 to 1. Some experts predict the Blue Jackets can upset a few teams if Steve Mason continues to play like he has. Place a bet on the Jackets winning the Stanley Cup by clicking on the Superbook banner above.
With fewer than ten games left in the regular season of the National Hockey League, the Columbus Blue Jackets sit in 6th place of the Western Conference with 83 points. A record of 38-28-7 will help Columbus most likely secure a playoff spot for the first time in franchise history. With the team being added to the NHL in the 2001-02 season, this will be the first shot at winning the Stanley Cup. With a look at the forwards leading the way is Captain Rick Nash, with 34 goals and 67 points. This will be the first year Nash will not be playing in the World Championships, but yet contending for the 2009 Stanley Cup. Following him is Kristian Huselius with 20 goals and 50 points. Also, looking good for the Blue Jackets is Jason Williams. Williams was a great addition to the team earlier in the year coming from the Atlanta Thrashers. Williams adds more depth to the lineup and is a reliable second line player with 39 points. Surprising the Blue Jackets and the NHL the most this year is former London Knight Steve Mason. The rookie goaltender has came into the league this year and created an impact. Many believe it is due to Mason’s outstanding play that the Blue Jackets are in this year’s Stanley Cup playoffs. Rookie goaltender Steve Mason leads the league in shutouts with 9 and is in second with a GAA of 2.22. Mason is also a strong contender for this season’s rookie of the year award.
In this years 2009 Stanley Cup playoffs look for the Columbus Blue Jackets to make an impact in their first ever playoff run. The odds are set at +4000 meaning they are very unlikely to win the Stanley Cup, however the Columbus Blue Jackets have proven they can be real contenders for this year Cup. If willing to risk a wager on an underdog in this year’s playoffs, a bet on the Blue Jackets would be very profitable in the end. With the sportsbook odds, a $100 bet placed on the Columbus Blue Jackets to win the Stanley Cup would pay out an enormous $4100. So hurry up and make your bet on the 2009 Stanley Cup champion at Superbook.com (click on the banner below).
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Updated Columbus Blue Jackets 2009 Stanley Cup Odds – +10000