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Aug 28 2014

Top Teams to Contend for SEC Title

With the 2014 college football season kicking off this week, we saved the best conference preview for last: the SEC. The SEC won seven straight BCS national championships and was about 13 seconds from making it eight in a row, until Florida State rallied in the final seconds past Auburn back in...
Aug 27 2014

Top Remaining Free Agents for 2014-2015

This just in: the Cleveland Cavaliers are still your 5/2 title favorites on the 2014-2015 NBA futures market. That’s largely due to the signing of this offseason’s top free agent, LeBron James. But while the Cavaliers were officially introducing James’ new running buddy, Kevin Love, the N...
Aug 26 2014

Odds Favor Super Bowl XLIX Winner Coming From A West Division

Ever wondered which division has housed the most Super Bowl winners overall? That answer would be the NFC East with 12 Super Bowl victories: five by Dallas, four by the New York Giants and three by Washington. However, the NFC East is considered one of the NFL betting long shots to have a Super...
Aug 25 2014

Alpha Set to Defend Woodward Stakes Title

Saratoga Racecourse will host the $600,000 Woodward Stakes (G1) on Saturday, August 30. The 1 1/8 mile race is for 3-year-olds and up and is one of the most anticipated races of Saratoga’s summer season. Among the expected are Alpha, Zivo and Moreno. Returning to graded-stakes company after c...
Aug 25 2014

Top 3 MLB Money Pitchers

Betting on baseball can be pretty easy sometimes. Just find a quality starting pitcher working under the radar in a regional market, and you’re already more than halfway toward beating the MLB odds. In fact, we’ll save you the work: here are the three most profitable starters in the majors,...
Aug 22 2014

Should San Francisco Backers Be Worried Through Two Ugly Preseason Games?

The San Francisco 49ers have to be slightly concerned with their performance so far. The 49ers host San Diego on Sunday afternoon, and there will be live football betting online at Bovada. San Francisco opened as a 6-point NFL betting favorite. This game will be telling because starters get the...
Aug 22 2014

Tennis Betting Picks Have Djokovic Versus Federer for US Open

The US Open is the final Grand Slam of 2014. Defending champion Rafael Nadal will miss the event with a wrist injury, which will deeply impact those betting on tennis. Nadal's absence makes Novak Djokovic the clear tennis betting favorite at 5/4 to win the US Open at Bovada. Being a fierce...
Aug 20 2014

Cavaliers Keep Piling on Talent for 2014-2015 Title Run

Remember how we were just talking about the Indiana Pacers scrambling to sign Shawn Marion to fill the void left at small forward by Paul George’s injury? Marion must have looked at Indiana’s 40/1 NBA title odds and thought better of it. Sources say he’ll join the Cleveland Cavaliers inst...
Aug 19 2014

Broncos Star Peyton Manning is Once Again Favored to Win NFL MVP

Peyton Manning just can’t get enough MVP glory. At 7/2 to win the award for a sixth time, he has the highest NFL MVP odds out of his competitors. Manning has won the award in 2003, 2004, 2008, 2009 and last season. He certainly earned last year’s award as he set records for yards passing an...
Aug 18 2014

Bayern Targets Travers Stakes

Saratoga’s Mid Summer Derby is one of the season’s highlights for the 3-year-old division and will take place this year on Saturday, August 23. Also known as the Travers Stakes (G1), this 1 ¼ mile race offers a purse of $1.25M and has attracted several big grade-1 winning horses, including...
Aug 18 2014

NFL Betting 2014: AFC South Division Preview

What Happened to the Detroit Tigers? It seems like we were discussing the Detroit Tigers’ improvements at the MLB trading deadline only a couple of weeks ago. Their World Series odds shortened from 6/1 to 5/1 after the addition of 2012 American League Cy Young winner David Price (3.01 FIP). I...
Aug 15 2014

What to Watch for in Week 2 of NFL Preseason Action

While the vast majority of starters around the NFL played very little in their teams' preseason openers, that should change with the second week of football betting games. The book will offer Live NFL Betting Friday on Eagles-Patriots and Chargers-Seahawks, Saturday on Packers-Rams and Rav...
Aug 14 2014

Oklahoma Ahead of the Pack to Win Big 12 Title

  The Big 12 is the only Power 5 conference without a championship game, and the league has been taking some jabs about that fact. It could hurt the Big 12 in terms of getting a team into the new College Football Playoff because there's no extra strength of schedule boost at the end of th...
Aug 13 2014

Gruesome Paul George Injury Turns Pacers into Long Shots

It takes more than one player to make a basketball team. But when that team loses its best player, who also happens to be one of the league’s top players, you’ve got yourself a basketball betting pariah. The Indiana Pacers saw their NBA title odds cut in half when small forward Paul George ...
Aug 13 2014

Houston, You Have A (Quarterback) Problem

You shouldn’t read too much into anything that happens in the preseason, unless it involves a serious injury. For example, in 2007 the New England Patriots lost their first two exhibition games and then ran the table in the regular season. That being said, things aren’t looking good for tho...
Aug 12 2014

Small Elite Field Expected for Arlington Million

The $1M Arlington Million (G1) is one of Arlington Park’s premier races. Held on Saturday, August 16, the Arlington Million is for 3-year-olds and up willing to go 1 ¼ miles on turf. This year, the defending Breeders’ Cup Turf champion, Magician, will be on hand. Canadian turf star Up With...
Aug 08 2014

Falcons’ Star Receiver Recovers and Aims High in 2014

The Atlanta Falcons haven't been a hugely popular team in the NFL since Michael Vick ungracefully left town. However, their appearance in HBO’s series “Hard Knocks” has put the team back in the limelight, and more people are reconsidering their NFL betting value. Entering last season...
Aug 08 2014

Why Chelsea and Manchester City are in an EPL Dead Heat

The English Premier League is one of the most popular leagues in the world for soccer betting online, and the 2014-2015 season is set to begin mid-August. Chelsea and Manchester City open as the two favorites to win the Premier League this season. Sites with soccer betting odds list both Chelse...
Aug 07 2014

Top Teams to Meet in Big Ten Title Game

The Big Ten Conference has a new look this season, and they’re no longer a 10 team club. Former Big East/American Athletic Conference member Rutgers and ACC original Maryland both joined the Big Ten. The league also has split into new East and West Divisions, and NCAA football betting picks f...
Aug 06 2014

Parker Favored over Wiggins on ROY Futures Market

Andrew Wiggins may have gone No. 1 in the 2014 NBA Draft, but he has to settle for No. 2 on the NBA futures market. The former Kansas Jayhawk is priced at 5/1 to win the 2014-2015 Rookie of the Year Award. Ahead of him at 3/1 is ex-Duke Blue Devil Jabari Parker, the second overall pick at the d...

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