Monthly Archives: May 2012

  • MAY 10TH, 2012

    NBA Playoffs Game 6 Pick: Los Angeles Lakers at Denver Nuggets

    Some may think the third-seeded Los Angeles Lakers blew an excellent opportunity to close out the sixth-seeded Denver Nuggets in the NBA’s Western Conference playoffs in Game 5 at home on Tuesday.  While that might be true, the Nuggets would still need to beat the Lakers three straight games in order to advance to the conference semifinals, something that.....

  • MAY 10TH, 2012

    The Bulls continue to battle their way back against Philadelphia

    NBA Playoffs Betting Previews- No.1 Chicago Bulls vs. No.8 Philadelphia 76ersPointspread: Philadelphia -1.5Total Line: 174The Chicago Bulls head to the Wells Fargo Center this Thursday night with the intention of extending their first-round playoff series against the upstart Philadelphia 76ers to deciding Game 7 in this Eastern Conference matchup.....

  • MAY 9TH, 2012

    Mets and Phillies battle it out one more time at Citizens Bank Park

    MLB Betting Previews- New York Mets vs Philadelphia PhilliesMoney Line: New York +135      Philadelphia -145Total Line: 7The New York Mets wrap-up a three-game series with the Philadelphia Phillies this Wednesday night at Citizens Bank Park. Game time for this NL East clash is set for 7:05 p.m. (ET) and it will be available on MLB.TV.New.....

  • MAY 9TH, 2012

    ESPN Wednesday Night Baseball Pick: Tampa Bay Rays at New York Yankees

    The second game of this three-game American League East series between the New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays may feature the worst pitching matchup but will still be televised nationally on ESPN at 7 p.m. (ET) on Wednesday.  The Rays (19-11) dropped their third game in a row with a 5-3 loss in the series opener on Tuesday at Yankee Stadium and also saw th.....

  • MAY 9TH, 2012

    Game 6 NHL Playoff Pick: Rangers @ Capitals

    After literally blowing Game 5 right at the death, the Washington Capitals are going to be back in action on Wednesday facing a do or die situation against the New York Rangers. The BTB Expert Handicappers have NHL picks for all of the big games on the docket. Click Here to cash in with your guaranteed hockey picks today! The Rangers haven't always been th.....

  • MAY 8TH, 2012

    The Insider’s Handicapping Guide to the NBA Playoffs

    The Insider’s Handicapping Guide to the NBA PlayoffsThe quest for this season’s NBA World Championship continues as the first round wraps up this week in anticipation of the start of the conference semifinals. While two series have already been closed-out, the following are few betting trends for the other six series to help handicap the remaining ga.....

  • MAY 8TH, 2012

    Kings and Coyotes prepare to square-off in NHL Western Conference Finals

    NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs- Western Conference Finals Betting PreviewNo.8 Los Angeles Kings vs. No.3 Phoenix CoyotesIt has been 19 years since the Kings have advanced this far and it will be the first time in the 33-year history of the Coyotes’ franchise that the team will be playing for a spot in the Stanley Cup Finals. The following is a closer.....

  • MAY 8TH, 2012

    New York and New Jersey push towards the NHL Eastern Conference Finals

    NHL Eastern Conference Semifinals-Betting UpdateNew York and New Jersey are each just one win away from meeting in the conference finals. The following is a brief update of each series as well as a few betting trends to help handicap the games.No.7 Washington Capitals vs. No.1 New York RangersThis best-of-seven series heads to a crucial Game 6 in.....

  • MAY 8TH, 2012

    NBA Playoff Betting: Denver Nuggets vs Los Angeles Lakers

    NBA Playoff Betting Preview- #6 Denver Nuggets (1-3) vs. #3 Los Angeles Lakers (3-1)May 8, 2012 at 10:30 PM ESTTelevision: TNTNBA Betting Odds from BookmakerNBA Pointspread: Lakers -6Total: 199 The Denver Nuggets won Game Three at home, but the Lakers took control of the series with a strong fourth quarter en route to a Game .....

  • MAY 8TH, 2012

    Tampa Bay and New York set to clash at Yankee Stadium

    MLB Betting Previews- Tampa Bay Rays vs. New York YankeesMoney Line: Tampa Bay +115    New York -125Total Line: 7.5The Tampa Bay Rays will look to put some distance between themselves and the New York Yankees in the AL East when the two rivals square-off this Tuesday night in the first of a three-game series. Game time at Yankee Stadium is set.....

  • MAY 8TH, 2012

    Boston looks to boot the Hawks from the postseason

    NBA Playoffs Betting Previews- No.5 Boston Celtics vs. No.4 Atlanta HawksPointspread: Atlanta -1Total Line: 174The first-round Eastern Conference matchup between the Boston Celtics the Atlanta Hawks will shift back to Philips Arena this Tuesday night for Game 5 of this best-of-seven series with the Celtics holding a 3-1 lead. The game is set to t.....

  • MAY 8TH, 2012

    Giants @ Dodgers Baseball Free Pick

    Two of the most bitter rivals in baseball battle it out on Tuesday night in MLB betting action, as the San Francisco Giants hope to get the best of the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chavez Ravine.Looking for the best sports handicappers on the internet? Look no further than the Expert Sports Handicappers here at Bang the Book. Click Here to check out the best g.....