Monthly Archives: May 2011

  • MAY 26TH, 2011

    French Open Picks: Andy Murray vs. Simone Bolelli Predictions

    The 2011 French Open betting festivities continue on Thursday on the clay courts of Roland Garros, and here at Bang the Book, we've got our tennis picks for the match at Court Philippe Chatrier between the top Brit in this tournament, No. 4 Andy Murray and an unranked Italian, Simone Bolelli. Murray has seemingly always been a bridesmaid, but never has been.....

  • MAY 25TH, 2011

    Basketball Picks: Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Dallas Mavericks Game 5 Live

    The Dallas Mavericks have only been to NBA Finals betting action once in team history, and that year, they came up short against the Miami Heat. Will they get their chance at redemption this season? If they can knock off the Oklahoma City Thunder at home on Wednesday night and make for great NBA picks, they'll get the job done and move back to the NBA's vers.....

  • MAY 25TH, 2011

    Free Stanley Cup Picks: Boston Bruins vs. Tampa Bay Lightning Game 6 Predictions

    The Vancouver Canucks have already sewn up their place in the Stanley Cup Finals. The Boston Bruins can join them in NHL betting action on Wednesday night at the St. Pete Times Forum if they can win Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals to close out the Tampa Bay Lightning. For the first few minutes of Monday night's Game 5, Tim Thomas really looked like .....

  • MAY 25TH, 2011

    Baseball Picks: Cincinnati Reds vs. Philadelphia Phillies Preview 5/25/11

    Runs have been flying on the board left and right in the first two games of this MLB betting battle, and there's no reason to think that Wednesday night will be much of an exception, as the Cincinnati Reds pay a visit to the Philadelphia Phillies. The Reds really haven't played all that well offensively on this road trip, but they did come out of their shel.....

  • MAY 24TH, 2011

    MLB Pick: Reds vs. Phillies

    Cincinnati Reds (25-23) vs. Philadelphia Phillies (28-18) MLB Betting Lines Moneyline: Phillies (-100) Reds (+100) Over/Under: 8 Starting Pitchers: Reds (Cueto) vs. Phillies (Worley) The Cincinnati Reds are the streakiest team in the majors, and right now they are on a downward spiral. The Reds were swept by the Pirates and Indians last.....

  • MAY 24TH, 2011

    NBA Betting Lines: Chicago Bulls @ Miami Heat Game 4 Predictions

    On Monday night, the Dallas Mavericks moved to within one step of the NBA Finals. In NBA betting action on Tuesday, the Miami Heat can do the same if they can make home court advantage pay off against the Chicago Bulls in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals. It feels like we've seen this script somewhere before for the Bulls. Chicago just doesn't have t.....

  • MAY 24TH, 2011

    MLB Predictions: Florida Marlins vs. San Francisco Giants Free Picks 5/24/11

    Wrap up your Tuesday night of MLB betting action by the Bay for a great contest between potential playoff combatants in the National League, as the Florida Marlins pay a visit to the San Francisco Giants. The first pitch will be thrown at 10:15, and the game can be seen live on the MLB Network. The Fish really have a problem right now with Josh Johnson on t.....

  • MAY 24TH, 2011

    MLB Betting Picks: Toronto Blue Jays vs. New York Yankees Preview 5/24/11

    American League East rivals meet up in MLB betting action on Tuesday night in the Bronx, as the New York Yankees face the Toronto Blue Jays. You might think that the Blue Jays are a far cry from the Yanks, and just based on the -170 MLB odds in favor of the Bronx Bombers, it'd be hard to challenge that. However, the team with the best slugger on it isn't th.....

  • MAY 23RD, 2011

    2011 Heisman Trophy Futures – Predictions

    The Heisman Trophy is one of the most prestigious individual player awards not just in college football, but in all of sports. It is awarded annually to the top college football player in the nation and much like some other prized sports awards, there are odds posted on the players that have the best chance to win it this season. BetEd.com has opened Stan.....

  • MAY 23RD, 2011

    Free Stanley Cup Picks: San Jose Sharks vs. Vancouver Canucks Game 5 Predictions

    Power play goals got the San Jose Sharks in a position where they could level the Western Conference Finals in Game 4 on Sunday afternoon. It was power play goals for the Vancouver Canucks that put them one game away from their first Stanley Cup Finals since 1994. Can San Jose survive Game 5 at Rogers Arena on Tuesday night? Check out our free hockey picks h.....