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Ice hockey betting is growing in popularity as many games are shown via satellite television. The sport is predominantly played in North America, with the NHL the top league in the world. Naturally, there are plenty of other ice hockey playing nations in the world, most of whom have a cold winter climate. Ice hockey is an Olympic sport and when the Winter Olympics come around nations such as Russia, Finland and other Scandanaivian countries more than hold their own against the US and Canada. In fact, the top european players make it to the NHL.

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The Format

The NHL (National Hockey League) is played in North America where 30 teams, 24 from the USA and six from Canada play for the ultimate prize in the sport, the Stanley Cup. The game is comprised of three 20 minute periods with various timeouts and stoppages taking place during the game.

There are two conferences in the NHL, the Eastern and the Western and each conference has three divisions. Each division has five teams and during a regular season each team will play 82 games, equally split between 41 games at home and away. The NHL season runs from October through to early April, before the Stanley Cup play-offs take place where the top two teams fight it out in a best of seven series.

As far as betting on Ice Hockey is concerend most bookmakers will offer a good range of bets to place on a match. Some will even offer betting live-in-running on selected matches. Although Ice Hockey is not quite as popular as other American sports such as NFL, Baseball and Basketball, there's plenty of markets available for enthuiasts and experts to bet on with the bookmakers.

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