Remember this? Blues fan collects $100K with a $400 bet after Stanley Cup win
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Remember this? Blues fan collects $100K with a $400 bet after Stanley Cup win

St Louis fan Scott Berry turned 400 bucks into $100,000 when Blues won the 2019 Stanley Cup!

Henri Kukkonen
Henri Kukkonen Thu 13/06/2019 - 11:23 EDT

This is how it feels to think that you might win $100K:

That's Scott Berry after Game 2 of the 2019 Stanley Cup Finals.

Here's his bet slip for what turned out to be one of the best bets of the 2018/19 NHL Season:

Yep, that’s 250:1 odds for St Louis Blues to win the Stanley Cup.

Let's recap the main deets:

  • Bet made: in January 2019
  • Wager: $400
  • Potential loot: $100,000
  • Blues' position in the league at the time of the wager: 31/31

In January 2019 St Louis was the bottom of the bottom, dead last in the league.

And guess what happened in June?

St Louis Blues won game #7 of the Finals against Boston Bruins 4 - 1 and collected the first ever Stanley Cup in franchise history, and Scott Berry made 100,000 bucks.

Darren Rovell from The Action Network reported on Berry’s feelings during the match:

"You know it's so funny, it's like I never in a million years thought I would be watching a game where I either am a $100,000 victor or I'm walking away with my tail between my legs.

I've got all faith in these guys, I still think they're gonna do it

But, I've got all faith in these guys, I still think they're gonna do it, they're a better road team so tonight's gonna be an emotional roller coaster. You'll probably see me in tears either way."

Scott Berry is a gutsy guy.

Or wouldn't you have hedged that bet before the game #7? Say, put $20,000 on Boston to win the last match and collect at least $20K x Boston odds to win the match? I would have probably done that.

Congratulations to Scott Berry

 

Well played, Scott Berry, well played indeed.

A quick look at the new updated odds tells that early on in the 2019/20 season, Ottawa fans could try the same as Scotty B last year - Senators are priced 251:1 at Spin Sports and 301:1 at Bet365 to win the Stanley Cup.

 

2020 NHL Stanley Cup Odds Spin Palace Sports BetWay Bet365
Tampa Bay Lightning 8.00 8.00 9.00
Toronto Maple Leafs 11.00 8.00 9.00
Vegas Golden Knights 11.00 10.00 9.00
Boston Bruins 11.00 11.00 10.00
Colorado Avalanche 13.00 12.00 11.00
St. Louis Blues 16.00 15.00 15.00
Nashville Predators 18.00 17.00 18.00
Washington Capitals 19.00 17.00 17.00
Dallas Stars 19.00 17.00 23.00
Calgary Flames 19.00 19.00 19.00
San Jose Sharks 19.00 19.00 26.00
Florida Panthers 23.00 17.00 19.00
Winnipeg Jets 23.00 21.00 29.00
Pittsburgh Penguins 23.00 23.00 23.00
Carolina Hurricanes 29.00 29.00 23.00
New York Islanders 29.00 34.00 26.00
Philadelphia Flyers 31.00 34.00 31.00
New Jersey Devils 34.00 26.00 31.00
Chicago Blackhawks 36.00 41.00 41.00
New York Rangers 41.00 29.00 34.00
Edmonton Oilers 41.00 34.00 31.00
Montreal Canadiens 41.00 34.00 34.00
Arizona Coyotes 41.00 41.00 51.00
Vancouver Canucks 46.00 41.00 51.00
Columbus Blue Jackets 46.00 51.00 61.00
Minnesota Wild 51.00 51.00 61.00
Buffalo Sabres 71.00 67.00 51.00
Anaheim Ducks 71.00 81.00 76.00
Los Angeles Kings 71.00 81.00 101.00
Detroit Red Wings 101.00 81.00 71.00
Ottawa Senators 251.00 201.00 301.00

Odds to win the 2019-20 NHL Championship updated on: October 7, 2019

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Ottawa Senators To Win Stanley Cup
301.00 Odds

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