Ice Hockey fans from across the globe are feverishly making beelines for their TV's, computers, and National Hockey League arenas to finally get the mid-winter dose of professional hockey.
While it's true that it is more than obvious that the boys are going to have to work off some of the rust from the extended off-season break, just the sights, sounds, and atmosphere of the games brings joy to those that eat,sleep, and breathe NHL Hockey.
Websites like Sportsbetting.ag
have taken advantage of the betting hockey fan's thirst for wins, and Las Vegas has been less than impressed with the early numbers from NHL fans, I have to believe that as the National Football League season comes to a close that gamblers will turn to the NHL for their daily rush of adrenalin.
It has been a difficult season for hard-core hockey fans as
off-shore sports books have loosely allowed action on junior hockey as well as
lower level professional leagues here in North American and abroad. Now that the
National Hockey League is getting into full swing, we anticipate a heavy return
to main stream sports books in Las Vegas.
Never as strong as football (American, Australia, or the
real FIFA stuff) , baseball, or even basketball, hockey has carved a sizable
niche within the sports book market.
Bettors that are willing to put some work into it have been
able to find success with hockey. The big bettors don't spend as much time on
hockey as they do the other sports such as football or basketball.