Right now, it's the dog days of summer, especially for the hardcore hockey fanatic. However, the ongoing Ilya Kovalchuk saga has at least given fans something to read about, as well as the large number of free agents still on the market.
In this article, we'll quickly look ahead to next year, but what I'll be doing is analyzing the odds that were provided by the website The Spread (www.thespread.com) on who will win the Stanley Cup in 2010-11.
These odds are as of June 10th, 2010, the day after the Blackhawks defeated the Flyers in six games. Let's take a closer look, as things have changed dramatically for some franchises in the last six weeks.
Are you getting ready for the 2010-11 fantasy hockey season? Then check out the re-launch of Fantasy Hockey Wire, and the $25K Fantasy Hockey Challenge, at www.fantasyhockeywire.com on August 1st!