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Feb 04 2013

Two New Kentucky Derby Contenders Emerge from Saturday Stakes

The newly turned 3-year-old colts – Revolutionary and Flashback – only had won maiden races when they respectively entered Saturday’s $200,000 Robert Lewis Stakes at Santa Anita and the $200,000 Withers at Aqueduct.After both colts won those 1 1/16 mile stakes races with eye catching perfo...
Feb 01 2013

In Depth Previews of a Trio of 10 Point Derby Eligibility Stakes.

The combined purse money for the Withers Stakes at Aqueduct, the Sam F. Davis at Tampa Bay Downs and the Robert Lewis Stakes at Santa Anita is a hefty $650,000. But all three of these Graded stakes could be worth as little as 10 cents and good horses still would be running in them. The reason is...
Feb 01 2013

Super Bowl Betting: NFC Offensive Props Overview

Throughout the regular season, it was the bruising defense of the San Francisco 49ers that paved the way to a No. 2 seed and a first-round bye. But this postseason, while the defense has had its ups and downs, the offense has been sensational led by dual-threat quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Goin...
Feb 01 2013

Super Bowl Betting: AFC Offensive Props Overview

Ray Lewis’ triumphant return and impending retirement have dominated the headlines for the Baltimore Ravens this postseason, but the team wouldn’t have made it this far without the outstanding play of Joe Flacco and the offense. Averaging 30 points per game this postseason, the Ravens offens...
Jan 31 2013

Super Bowl Betting: NFC Defensive Props Overview

The story revolving around the San Francisco 49ers these days is the sensational young quarterback Colin Kaepernick and his ability to punish opposing defenses with the read option and big throws down the field. But under Jim Harbaugh, this team’s true identity has been about the defense, whic...
Jan 31 2013

Super Bowl Betting: AFC Defensive Props Overview

So far this postseason, the Baltimore Ravens defense has allowed just 19 points per game while facing three of the NFL’s most dangerous quarterbacks in Andrew Luck, Peyton Manning, and Tom Brady. Of course, none of those talented signal callers have had the mobility of San Francisco’s Colin ...
Jan 29 2013

MMA Betting: UFC 156 Aldo vs. Edgar

UFC betting action returns this weekend live from the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas with UFC 156: Aldo vs. Edgar. The stacked fight card features important bouts in five different weight divisions, capped off with a super-fight between Featherweight champion Jose Aldo and former Li...
Jan 29 2013

NFL Stat Check: The Super Bowl

The Super Bowl is the biggest event on the sports betting calendar every year, with wagering opportunities ranging from the standard game line and OVER/UNDER, to myriad player and team props, to exotics like the result of the coin toss. Here's a look at the stats and trends you'll want...
Jan 28 2013

College Basketball Betting: The Week Ahead

The Villanova Wildcats did their part in keeping this topsy-turvy NCAAB season going with a pair of huge upsets last week when they defeated both the Louisville Cardinals and Syracuse Orange. Many of the nation’s top teams are trying to get their seasons back on track while teams that came int...
Jan 28 2013

Sports Betting: Game to Bet On

The Super Bowl provides the main course for sports bettors on Sunday night this week, with the NHL, NBA, college basketball, and the UFC the appetizers leading up to the big game. Here's a look at notable sports betting opportunities over the next seven days ...*****Sign up at Bovada NOW an...
Jan 28 2013

Robert B. Lewis Stakes at Santa Anita Park

He’s Had Enough, Flashback and Goldencents are among the top contenders for the $200,000 Robert B. Lewis Stakes (G2). The 1 1/16 mile race, held at Santa Anita Park  on February 2, will award 10 points towards Kentucky Derby  qualification to the winner.**Join now  and bet on al...
Jan 28 2013

Itsmyluckyday Sets Track Record Defeating Shanghai Bobby in the Holy Bull

The track record setting victory by Itsmyluckyday over Juvenile champion Shanghai Bobby in the $400,000 Holy Bull Stakes has strong implications for the 2013 Kentucky Derby.First, it confirmed the suspicion that previously undefeated Shanghai Bobby is no cinch to relish the Derby’s demanding 1...
Jan 25 2013

Juvenile Champion Shanghai Bobby Meets Promising Rivals in Holy Bull Stakes

As suggested here last week, the quality of racing is picking up on many levels, especially at two of America’s premier winter tracks, Santa Anita and Gulfstream Park.On Saturday, January 26, the two tracks will offer a combined eight stakes, including four for California breds worth an aggreg...
Jan 25 2013

Tennis Betting Preview: Australian Open Update

On the men’s side of the Australian Open, there haven’t been any big surprises; the tournament’s top three seeds in Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer, and Andy Murray have all advanced to this point. The women’s side has been anything but scripted with the shocking fall of Serena Williams in...
Jan 25 2013

College Basketball Betting: Top Weekend Games

Can this season get any crazier? College basketball’s top seed seems to be a curse this season. The Duke Blue Devils re-gained the No. 1 seed after Louisville lost it with a loss to Syracuse last week, but lost big to Miami on Wednesday night to once again leave the question of who is No. 1 up...
Jan 24 2013

NBA Betting Preview: TNT Doubleheader

Having lost four straight games to sink below .500 on the season the Boston Celtics will try to put an end to that skid on Thursday night as they open the TNT Doubleheader with a home game against the New York Knicks. The action then shifts out west for the second game with the Los Angeles Clipp...
Jan 24 2013

MMA Betting: UFC on Fox Johnson vs. Dodson

The UFC returns to Fox for UFC on Fox 6 this weekend, and headlining the event will be a Flyweight title fight between Demetrious Johnson and John Dodson. As well, in a highly-anticipated Lightweight matchup “Cowboy” Donald Cerrone and former WEC champion Anthony Pettis will battle for a pot...
Jan 22 2013

NFL Betting: Super Bowl Early Preview

The San Francisco 49ers have won games as both home favorites and road favorites on the NFL betting lines at the sportsbooks so far in the playoffs, and next they'll try to pick up a victory as a neutral-site favorite as they take on the Baltimore Ravens in Super Bowl XLVII. ***** Sign up a...
Jan 22 2013

NFL Stat Check: Playoffs Roundup

Jim Harbaugh's San Francisco 49ers and John Harbaugh's Baltimore Ravens are your Super Bowl participants for this season after those two teams both grabbed road victories in the NFL's conference championship games over the weekend. The Niners had been favored on the road over the ...
Jan 22 2013


Over the three day weekend of January 19-21, there were four horses in important stakes races who made their first starts since running in rich Breeders’ Cup races. All were well bet but only one won, Ron The Greek, who was the second betting choice in the $400,000 Sunshine Millions Classic. T...