• DECEMBER 21ST, 2014

    Handicapping the Hardwood: A College Basketball Betting Podcast Week 7

    Betting on college basketball can be very overwhelming. With 351 Division I college basketball teams, it’s impossible to know everything about every team. What you can do, however, is listen to Handicapping the Hardwood each week. Handicapping the Hardwood is our college basketball betting podcast here at BangTheBook.....

  • DECEMBER 21ST, 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 21ST, 2014

    Free NHL Picks: Arizona Coyotes at Vancouver Canucks

    Matchup: Arizona Coyotes at Vancouver Canucks Date/Time: December 22, 10:00 p.m. ET TV: NHL Network NHL Betting Odds From BetOnline Sportsbook Moneyline: Vancouver -195 Total: 5.5 The Arizona Coyotes had a tough task this season with their placement in the Pacific Division, but it’s hard to imagine the team expecting.....

  • DECEMBER 21ST, 2014

    Free NBA Picks: Portland Trail Blazers at Houston Rockets

    Matchup: Portland Trail Blazers at Houston Rockets Date/Time: December 22, 8:00 p.m. ET TV: CSN Houston NBA Betting Odds From Bookmaker Sportsbook Spread: Houston -3.5 Total: 198.5 The Portland Trail Blazers and Houston Rockets enter this matchup in two very different situations. The Blazers have rattled off five strai.....

  • DECEMBER 21ST, 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 21ST, 2014

    The BangTheBook.com College Football Podcast Bowl Season Part 1

    With just one game on the schedule for this week, there was no shortage of things to talk about on the College Football Podcast. How is that possible? Because all of the bowl game matchups have been announced and lines have been posted for almost all of the games. Bowl season is a much different animal and that was a p.....

  • DECEMBER 20TH, 2014

    NFL System Picks Week 16

    Threw in a clunker last week with Washington, who apparently forgot there was a football game to be played. The loss drops the NFL record to 14-5 on the season.This week, we’ll go to Ford Field in Detroit where the Lions are hosting the Minnesota Vikings. The Vikings have quietly had a successful season, entering.....

  • DECEMBER 20TH, 2014

    The Gridiron Gambling Report: An NFL Betting Podcast Week 16

    The NFL season is coming to a close and for football fans that like to bet on the action on the gridiron it could be one of the most difficult times of the season to handicap NFL games. Teams are headed in several directions, some have given up, some have playoff spots clinched and others are playing for their playoff .....

  • DECEMBER 20TH, 2014

    NFL Betting Trends Week 16

    NFL Betting Trends Week 16 During every week of the NFL season looking for betting trends is an essential part of finding winners. These trends can often point out football betting angles that may not have been evident with a quick glance of the matchups. Digging deep to find these trends will not only help in identify.....

  • DECEMBER 20TH, 2014

    NFL Wagering Angles Week 16

    NFL Wagering Angles Week Sixteen: Do or Die This week the wagering angle is very simple. It is a do or die weekend and plenty of teams are playing with everything on the line. Before going into the betting weekend it is very important to know the latest playoff scenarios. There are certain teams that need to win to cli.....

  • DECEMBER 20TH, 2014

    Free NFL Betting Pick: Buffalo Bills vs. Oakland Raiders

    The Buffalo Bills head to play the Oakland Raiders at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum this week. The game will begin Sunday at 4:25 p.m. ET and can be seen on CBS.In last week's game, Oakland dropped one to Chiefs 31-13. Mychal Rivera had a solid performance in the loss, catching seven receptions for 39 yards. James .....

  • DECEMBER 20TH, 2014

    Free NFL Picks: Indianapolis Colts at Dallas Cowboys

    The Indianapolis Colts (10-4) will head to take on the Dallas Cowboys (10-4) this week in a contest between two strong teams. The NFL's leading rusher, DeMarco Murray (1,687 yards, 11 TDs), and top passer, Andrew Luck (4,492 yards, 38 TDs) will be key to the outcome of this matchup. It kicks off Sunday at 4:25 p.m. ET .....