On Friday, ESPN's Emily Kaplan reported updated Stanley Cup odds from a major sportsbook.
The Blackhawks' odds were listed at +4000 to win the NHL's 24-team playoffs beginning Aug. 1 when Edmonton and Toronto will serve as the two hub cities.
The Hawks start the tournament by taking on the Edmonton Oilers (+3000 to win the Cup) in a best-of-five play-in series.
Also per the odds, the Tampa Bay Lightning are the favorites to win the trophy at +550, then the Boston Bruins and the Vegas Golden Knights, both at +600.
The Montreal Canadiens had the worst odds at +10000.
Team training camps leading up to the postseason begin on Monday.