• DECEMBER 17TH, 2014

    Military Bowl Free Pick: Cincinnati Bearcats vs. Virginia Tech Hokies

    The Military Bowl is at stake when when the Cincinnati Bearcats (9-3) square off with the the Virginia Tech Hokies (6-6) on Saturday December 27. The game will begin at 1:00 p.m. ET and can be seen on ESPN. In its last game, Virginia Tech defeated Virginia 24-20. Bucky Hodges had a solid performance in the victory, hau.....

  • DECEMBER 17TH, 2014

    New Era Pinstripe Bowl Free Pick: Boston College Eagles vs. Penn State Nittany Lions

    The Boston College Eagles (7-5) and the Penn State Nittany Lions (6-6) square off with an opportunity to close out the season strong in the New Era Pinstripe Bowl on Saturday December 27. The game will begin at 4:30 p.m. ET and can be seen on ESPN. Penn State lost big to Michigan State 34-10 in its last game. Akeel Lyn.....

  • DECEMBER 17TH, 2014

    Denver Broncos at Cincinnati Bengals NFL Pick & Preview

    The NFL's third-leading receiver, Demaryius Thomas (1,389 yards, 11 TDs), will be on display when the Denver Broncos take on the Cincinnati Bengals. Cincinnati (9-4-1) will look to keep up their recent momentum after winning four of their last five. Players will take the field Monday at 8:30 p.m. ET and the game will a.....

  • DECEMBER 17TH, 2014

    Free NBA Picks: New York Knicks at Chicago Bulls

    Matchup: New York Knicks at Chicago Bulls Date/Time: December 18, 8:00 p.m. ET TV: TNT NBA Betting Odds From Bookmaker Sportsbook Spread: Chicago -10 Total: 194.5 Derek Fisher might have to suit up sometime soon for the New York Knicks to try and spark their triangle offense. They could probably use him against the Chi.....

  • DECEMBER 17TH, 2014

    Free NHL Picks: Colorado Avalanche at Pittsburgh Penguins

    Matchup: Colorado Avalanche at Pittsburgh Penguins Date/Time: December 18, 7:00 p.m. ET TV: NHL Network NHL Betting Odds From BetOnline Sportsbook Moneyline: OFF Total: 5.5 The Colorado Avalanche have only won one-third of the games that they have played this season after making a playoff appearance last season. The P.....

  • DECEMBER 17TH, 2014

    Free College Basketball Picks: UConn Huskies vs. #2 Duke Blue Devils

    Matchup: UConn Huskies vs. #2 Duke Blue Devils (in East Rutherford, NJ) Date/Time: December 18, 8:00 p.m. ET TV: ESPN College Basketball Betting Odds From Sportsbook.ag Spread: Duke -11 Total: OFF In another game previewed and discussed on our Handicapping the Hardwood college basketball podcast, the UConn Huskies and.....

  • DECEMBER 17TH, 2014

    The BangTheBook.com College Football Podcast Bowl Season Week 2

    With a full card of bowl games to talk about, Adam Burke and Kyle Hunter jumped headfirst into the bowl season with a look at six games between now and next Wednesday and also covered the line movements of the two games that they did not cover in depth. There’s a lot to consider this time of year and bettors need to .....

  • DECEMBER 17TH, 2014

    Betting the Buckets: An NBA Betting Podcast December 17

    We’re excited about our audio content here at BangTheBook.com and that includes our new NBA podcast, Betting the Buckets. This short five or 10-minute podcast recorded three times a week will take a look at the night that was in the NBA and look ahead to that night’s action. Host Cole Ryan takes listeners through a.....

  • DECEMBER 17TH, 2014

    Full Court Report: December 17

    Milwaukee Bucks: Pushing ParkerThe Milwaukee Bucks are having a very good season. This is a team that has spent many years in the basement and now they have the potential to make the playoffs. All they need to do is avoid injuries. Forward Jabari Parker left Monday's win over the Phoenix Suns early in the third quar.....

  • DECEMBER 17TH, 2014

    The Money Down: December 17

    Washington Redskins: Counting Colt OutThe bad season for the Redskins got even worse when they announced that quarterback Colt McCoy would be placed on injured reserve and he is out for the season.The @Redskins have placed QB @ColtMcCoy on IR: http://t.co/CtSFWbhjeJ pic.twitter.com/yC5vRNYtrY— NFL (@nfl) D.....

  • DECEMBER 17TH, 2014

    BangTheBook NFL Power Rankings Week 16

    The BTB Power Rankings lists the best 20 teams in the National Football League. With the playoffs quickly approaching many fans still believe that their team should be listed in the top 20, but I am here to show you what teams really belong in the top of the power rankings. All comments or suggestions concerning the ra.....

  • DECEMBER 16TH, 2014

    Free NBA Picks: Brooklyn Nets at Toronto Raptors

    Matchup: Brooklyn Nets at Toronto Raptors Date/Time: December 17, 8:00 p.m. ET TV: ESPN NBA Betting Odds From Bookmaker Sportsbook Spread: Toronto -11 Total: OFF The Brooklyn Nets will be in a tough spot on Wednesday night when they travel to take on the Toronto Raptors. The Nets hosted the Miami Heat on Tuesday night.....