10 Results for tag: sports

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 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. Wizards Game 6, May 12, 2017

by Jim Feist A huge Game 6 in the Eastern Conference tips off tonight as the Washington Wizards host to Boston to try and keep their season alive and force a Game 7, Friday, May 12, 2017.  The Wizards are 5-point home favorites, and the total in Vegas is 216.  The Wizards played physical at home and got back in the series, knocking the Celtics around, ... More

NBA Playoff Betting Preview: Warriors vs. Jazz Game 4, May 8, 2017

by Jim Feist The #5 seed Utah Jazz have home court tonight, but need to win or their season is over against the mighty Golden State Warriors for Game 4 on Monday, May 8, 2017. Utah survived a 7-game series with the Clippers, but they've been over-matched by the Warriors. Golden State is up 3-0 winning 106-94, 115-104 and 102-91 (2-1 under the total). In ... More

NBA Playoff Betting Preview: Rockets vs. Spurs, May 1, 2017

by Jim Feist A battle in the Western Conference of clashing styles, as Mike D'Antoni's Houston Rockets are all about running-and-gunning, while San Antonio is a powerhouse defensive team. They meet in Game 1 Monday night, May 1, 2017.  The Spurs are -5.5 home favorites with the total at 213. The teams last met March 6 on this floor with the Spurs ... More

NBA Betting Preview: Bucks vs. Pacers, April 6, 2017

by Jim Feist The Milwaukee Bucks head to Indiana for an Eastern Conference tit on Thursday, April 6, 2017.  Milwaukee is the #5 seed in the East but has competition on its tail, while Indiana is battling for the final seed in the East. Indiana is a -4.5-point home favorite and Vegas has seen the total dip from 202 to 201.   #5 Seed ... More

NBA Betting Preview: Spurs vs. Thunder, March 31, 2017

by Jim Feist A battle of two of the top NBA teams in the West takes plays as the San Antonio Spurs head to Oklahoma City to face the Thunder, Friday, March 31, 2017.  The Spurs are -2 road favorite, the total is 208.5. The question is: Does San Antonio want to play, or rest guys down the stretch? They lost a showdown with Golden State the last game, so ... More