All posts by Adam Markowitz

  • OCTOBER 10TH, 2011

    NHL Picks: Boston Bruins @ Carolina Hurricanes 10/12/11

    Hockey betting action continues on Wednesday night in Raleigh, where the Carolina Hurricanes will look to take down the defending Stanley Cup champs, the Boston Bruins. The Bruins haven't gotten off to the strongest start of the season, as they are just 1-2-0 to show for their three games of work. The offense has slacked off tremendously, scoring just one.....

  • OCTOBER 10TH, 2011

    NLCS Pick: St. Louis Cardinals @ Milwaukee Brewers Game 2

    The St. Louis Cardinals have proven that they can stick around with the Milwaukee Brewers, but they are still down 1-0 in the NLCS. Check out our MLB picks to see whether they can level this series. The Cards have to feel good that they were able to knock around Zack Greinke at Miller Park. They scored five runs in the first five innings, which is as tough .....

  • OCTOBER 9TH, 2011

    Baseball Pick: Detroit Tigers @ Texas Rangers Game 2

    The Texas Rangers jumped out to a 1-0 series lead on Saturday night in the 2011 ALCS. Can they double their lead? The Detroit Tigers hope to fend off a 2-0 deficit going back to the Motor City. Whatever Justin Verlander did to tick off Mother Nature must have been pretty darn bad. Verlander pitched just one inning against the New York Yankees in t.....

  • OCTOBER 8TH, 2011

    Baseball Pick: Detroit Tigers @ Texas Rangers Game 1

    Game 1 of the ALCS gets started for MLB betting fans on Saturday night in Arlington, as the Texas Rangers take on the Detroit Tigers. Manager Jim Leyland made a prudent move to not use Justin Verlander in relief on Thursday night, as he knew that that would remove any possibility of using him for three games in the ALCS. That being said, the soon .....

  • OCTOBER 7TH, 2011

    UFC 136 Betting Preview

    It's fight night once again for the men of UFC, as they all get prepared for the 136th Pay-Per-View edition of the UFC. Here at Bang the Book, we're all set to make our UFC 136 picks for the big card this weekend.We'll begin with the lesser matches on the main card. Joe Lauzon finds himself as a huge +300 underdog against Melvin Guillard. However, we're .....

  • OCTOBER 6TH, 2011

    NFL Week 5 Pick: Philadelphia Eagles @ Buffalo Bills Preview

    Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park will be the site of a crucial Week 5 NFL betting tilt, as the Philadelphia Eagles look to get their mojo back against the Buffalo Bills. So much for the "Dream Team," eh? What was once considered one of the prime teams in the land is now decimated to just a 1-3 start to the season. It's not like these losses have been th.....

  • OCTOBER 6TH, 2011

    NFL Betting: NFL Matchups for Week 5

    Here at Bang the Book, we have all of the top matchups of the 2011 NFL betting campaign covered! Today, we're taking a look at the matchups for Week 5! Oakland Raiders (2-2 SU, 3-1 ATS) @ Houston Texans (3-1 SU, 3-1 ATS)Spread: Houston -5.5, Total: 48.5Reliant Stadium, Houston, TX - Sunday, 1:00 ET Click Here For Handicapping Match-up DetailsAn injury .....

  • OCTOBER 6TH, 2011

    NLDS Pick: Arizona Diamondbacks @ Milwaukee Brewers Game 5

    The home team has won all four games of this National League Division Series, and the Milwaukee Brewers hope that continues on Friday. They'll be busy trying to stop the momentum that the Arizona Diamondbacks are carrying into this fifth and decisive game of this series. Give the Diamondbacks all the credit in the world. They could have just folded up shop .....

  • OCTOBER 6TH, 2011

    College Football Betting: Miami vs. Virginia Tech Pick

    ACC Coastal Division foes duke it out at Lane Stadium on Saturday as a part of Week 6 NCAA football betting action, as the Virginia Tech Hokies host the Miami Hurricanes. The first season for Head Coach Al Golden hasn't exactly been ideal, and there is no doubt that the Canes are facing a potentially devastating season. The team still has at least four, if .....

  • OCTOBER 6TH, 2011

    Baseball Pick: St. Louis Cardinals @ Philadelphia Phillies Game 5

    The favorites on the odds to win the World Series have been pushed to the brink, as the Philadelphia Phillies are going to take on the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night at Citizens Bank Ballpark in Game 5 of the NLDS. The Cardinals are really playing with house money right now. They have gotten a great series from their offense, and it hasn't al.....

  • OCTOBER 6TH, 2011

    NCAA Football Betting: Top 25 College Football Matchups for Week 6

    Here at Bang the Book, we have all of the top matchups of the 2011 NCAA football betting campaign covered! Today, we're taking a look at the Top 25 matchups for Week 6!#1 Oklahoma Sooners (4-0 SU, 3-1 ATS) @ #10 Texas Longhorns (4-0 SU, 3-1 ATS) Spread: Oklahoma -10, Total: 57 Cotton Bowl Stadium - Saturday, 12:00 ETClick Here For Handicapping .....

  • OCTOBER 5TH, 2011

    NCAA Football Betting: Western Kentucky @ Middle Tennessee State Pick

    The Sun Belt takes center stage on Thursday night in the secondary game on the NCAA football betting slate, as the Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders host the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers. The Hilltoppers haven't won a game at home against an FBS opponent since coming up to the FBS level, but the good news is that this is a road game in a locatio.....