Monthly Archives: June 2011

  • JUNE 2ND, 2011

    French Open Tennis Picks: Rafael Nadal vs. Andy Murray Predictions

    Of all of the players left standing in French Open betting action, only one of the four has never won himself a Grand Slam event. Poor Andy Murray has come close, but he knows that once again, he is going to find himself up against it when he takes on the king of the clay courts, Rafael Nadal in the semifinals. Over the course of the last few years, Murray .....

  • JUNE 2ND, 2011

    NBA Finals Pick: Mavericks vs. Heat Game Two

    Dallas Mavericks (0-1) vs. Miami Heat (1-0) NBA FinalsGame Two Betting LinesNBA Betting Favorite: Heat -4.5Over/Under: 186 The Dallas Mavericks held a halftime lead in Game One of the NBA Finals, but it was the Miami Heat who dominated from the midpoint of the third quarter through the end of the game. One o.....

  • JUNE 2ND, 2011

    Baseball Picks: San Francisco Giants vs. St. Louis Cardinals Predictions 6/2/11

    A pair of teams that have high aspirations for winning their respective divisions this year duke it out in MLB betting action on Thursday night at Busch Stadium, as the St. Louis Cardinals take on the San Francisco Giants in the final game of this four game set. The Giants have already taken two of the first three in this series, and they have to be feeling.....

  • JUNE 2ND, 2011

    Free MLB Picks: Minnesota Twins vs. Kansas City Royals Pick 6/2/11

    The MLB Network will be covering baseball betting action on Thursday night from Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, as the Kansas City Royals try to get the best of the Minnesota Twins in the first game of a four game set. The first pitch is set for 8:10 ET. Things are just going from bad to worse for the Twins this year. They are already 20 games below .500 a.....

  • JUNE 1ST, 2011

    Free Stanley Cup Picks: Boston Bruins vs. Vancouver Canucks Game 1 Predictions

    After weeding out 28 other teams, only the Boston Bruins and the Vancouver Canucks remaining standing for the right to lift Lord Stanley's Cup. The two will duke it out starting on Wednesday night in this best of seven series, with the first game coming at Rogers Arena. The Bruins are decided underdogs in this game, but we aren't so sure that it is justifie.....

  • JUNE 1ST, 2011

    French Open Predictions: Marion Bartoli vs. Francesca Schiavone Live Picks

    It's not often that we see a woman with a chance to win back to back Grand Slam events, but here on the clay courts of Roland Garros, we might have the same upset winner in French Open betting action this year as we did last year. No. 5 Francesca Schiavone is the top seed remaining in this tournament, and she'll look to avoid the upset bid on Thursday of No......

  • JUNE 1ST, 2011

    French Open Betting Preview: Na Li vs. Maria Sharapova Live Predictions

    French Open betting action continues on Thursday afternoon on the clay courts of Roland Garros, and here at Bang the Book, we have all of the festivities covered. In the first women's semifinal on Court Philippe Chatrier, No. 6 Na Li will take on No. 7 Maria Sharapova for the right to move on to Saturday's finale. Li is considered the unheralded star of thi.....

  • JUNE 1ST, 2011

    PGA Tour ‘Money List Futures’ Update – June 1

    The PGA Tour is well over halfway into its 2011 tournament schedule so we already have a good idea of which players have legitimate chances of winning this year’s PGA’s money title given the amount of prize money that is still left on the table. Bodog.com as updated its current odds for each player still in contention, so it is a good time to try and min.....

  • JUNE 1ST, 2011

    MLB Pick: Giants vs. Cardinals

    San Francisco Giants (29-25) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (33-23) MLB Betting LinesMoneyline: Giants (-115) Cardinals (+105)Over/Under: 7Starting Pitchers: Giants (Lincecum) vs. Cardinals (Westbrook)The San Francisco Giants lost Buster Posey last week, and that definitely leaves a big hole in the middle of their lineup. The team is bu.....