2014 IIHF Ice Hockey World ChampionshipPublished May 9, 2014 by OCR Editor
bet365 has posted a number of live bet lines for tonight's game at 2:45 UK time.
Just before the hot weather begins and the hockey season goes into its summer hibernation, ice hockey fans worldwide will have their eyes set on the IIHF World Hockey Championships from Minsk, Belarus. Not too far from the Sochi Olympics, this world class tournament features 16 teams in two groups including some of the best teams in the world.
The NHL is now in the playoffs so many players from the pros are able to play in this tournament so fans will see the top names in hockey on the ice, giving it their all for the title of World Champions.
On paper and in the minds of punters everywhere, tonight's game could be a blowout. Team Canada is one of those powerhouse teams that look unstoppable and France's team might be better off staying in the dressing room. Even the top sports books online think the same and bet365 Sports has posted their Canada-favored lines for the game. Team Canada is listed at 1.17 while Team France is at 20.00 for the win. It doesn't stop their as the British online sports book has numerous pre-game lines available like Money Line, Puck Line, Team to Score First and more.
The game is to be aired live at bet365 and there will be a number of live in-play sports bets available for any punters interested in gambling throughout all 3 periods of international hockey action. These bets act like pop-ups and can add up over the course of a hockey game and is said to make the game more interesting.