16 Results for tag: odds

MLB Betting: Give Me Some Relief!

by Jim Feist Starting pitchers in baseball get much of the attention (and money) thrown their way. The average starter is asked to go 6-7 innings, while aces are expected to give 7-8 quality innings. Many games are decided in the last three innings, however, making relief pitchers an extremely important, and often overlooked, element.   How ... More

2017 Atlantic Coast Conference Football Betting Preview

by Marc Lawrence Two By Fours The Atlantic Coast Conference is the only conference in the nation to have two football national champions in the past four years. Florida State took the final BCS National Championship after the 2013 season and Clemson claimed the 2016 National College Football Playoff title last year. In addition, the ACC returns ... More

NBA Finals Betting Preview: Warriors vs. Cavaliers Game 4, June 9, 2017

by Jim Feist It's Game 4 of the NBA Finals Friday night, June 9, 2017. The Cleveland Cavaliers are home and in desperation mode trailing 3-0 after losing twice by double digits at Golden State, 113-91 and 132-113, then blowing a late lead in Game 3, a crushing loss allowing the Warriors an 11--0 run to end the game.  A year ago Cleveland came home ... More

NBA Finals Betting Preview: Warriors vs. Cavs Game 3, June 7, 2017

by Jim Feist It's Game 3 of the NBA Finals Wednesday night, June 7, 2017. The Cleveland Cavaliers are home and in desperation mode trailing 2-0 after losing twice by double digits at Golden State, 113-91 and 132-113.  A year ago Cleveland came home down 0-2 and blasted the Warriors in Game 3, 120-90 to breath life back into their championship hopes ... More

NBA Finals Playoff Betting Preview: Cavs vs. Warriors Game 2, June 4, 2017

by Jim Feist It's Game 2 of the NBA Finals Sunday night, June 4, 2017. The Cleveland Cavaliers were content to run early with Golden State, but it didn't work under an avalanche of turnovers (20 for the game) in a 113-91 blowout loss in Game 1. They look to regroup Sunday but the Warriors are 13-0 in the playoffs and are 9-point home favorites with ... More

NBA Finals Fever Betting: Bring on the Stars!

by Jim Feist   For the third straight year LeBron James and the Cavaliers battle Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals. If you had doubts about star power being the difference in the NBA Playoffs you can forget it. Both teams are loaded with stars leaving everyone else far behind....again.  Golden State is a 7-point home ... More

MLB Betting Preview: Red Sox vs. White Sox, May 30, 2017

by Jim Feist A pair of longtime AL teams clash as the Boston Red Sox are in Chicago to face the White Sox, Tuesday, May 30, 2017.  Chicago is rebuilding and struggles on offense but has a Top 3 pitching staff. Boston has a huge payroll and was expected to contend for a title but has been plagued by injuries, a gap at third base, errors and erratic ... More

NBA Playoff Betting Preview: Cavs vs. Celtics Game 5, May 25, 2017

by Jim Feist The Cleveland Cavaliers look to win the East again and advance to the NBA Finals for the third straight year with a win in Game 5 tonight at Boston, Thursday, May 25, 2017.   The Cavaliers are 10-point road favorites and the total in Vegas is 215-. The home team is 1-3 SU/0-4 ATS in this strange series. The Celtics got blown out of the ... More

NBA Playoff Betting Preview: Celtics vs. Cavs Game 4, May 23, 2017

by Jim Feist It's an angry bunch of Cleveland Cavaliers that will take the court on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, to face the Boston Celtics in Game 4. Not only did the Cavs lose their first playoff game Sunday, 111-108, but they lost a 21-point lead at home in the third quarter. The Celtics were without star guard Isaiah Thomas but won a thriller Sunday in ... More

NBA Playoff Betting Preview: Wizards vs. Celtics Game 7, May 15, 2017

by Jim Feist It's another historic Game 7 at Boston Garden! The top-seeded Celtics host the Washington Wizards in the Eastern Conference tipping off tonight, Monday, May 15, 2017.  Both teams have had two days to prepare after the Wizards won a thriller Friday in game 6 by a point to keep their season alive. The Celtics are 5-point home favorites, and ... More