All posts by Aaron Ryan

  • NOVEMBER 27TH, 2011

    NHL Betting Report: Top NHL Matchups For Week Of 11/28/11

    Our team of hockey writers is back with another fantastic week of NHL betting action, as we are breaking down the most important games on the slate and offering up our best and worst teams in the league thus far on the season! Tampa Bay Lightning (11-9-2, 24 points) @ Minnesota Wild (13-6-3, 29 points)Television Coverage: Versus, TSN2XCel Energy Arena, Minn.....

  • NOVEMBER 27TH, 2011

    Hockey Pick: Pittsburgh Penguins @ New York Rangers 11/29/11

    Atlantic Division foes battle for positioning at the quarter pole of the season, and we are set to make our NHL picks in the clash on Tuesday night between the New York Rangers and the Pittsburgh Penguins. Sidney Crosby is back in the lineup, and he is already lighting the world on fire for the Penguins. Since his return to the fold after 10 months out wi.....

  • NOVEMBER 27TH, 2011

    NFL Trends: Pittsburgh Steelers @ Kansas City Chiefs Betting Trends & Injury Report

    The Pittsburgh Steelers and the Kansas City Chiefs are set to square off in Sunday Night Football betting action this week at Arrowhead Stadium. But before you make your NFL picks for the big game on Sunday, check out some of the great NFL betting trends that we have for the duel! Pittsburgh Steelers Notes: The Steelers will enter Sunday Night Football this.....

  • NOVEMBER 26TH, 2011

    NFL Week 12 Pick: New England Patriots @ Philadelphia Eagles Preview

    Two of the preseason Super Bowl favorites meet up in NFL betting action in the City of Brotherly Love on Sunday, as the Philadelphia Eagles try to keep their playoff hopes alive against the New England Patriots. The Patriots seem to be back in the saddle in the AFC East, as they are two games up in the division with six to play. They've won back to back gam.....

  • NOVEMBER 24TH, 2011

    Hockey Pick: Detroit Red Wings @ Boston Bruins 11/25/11

    Bust out some leftover turkey and cranberry sauce and get ready for another battle on the NHL odds on Friday afternoon in a nationally televised clash between the Boston Bruins and the Detroit Red Wings. The Red Wings know that they really need to push hard to stay in the race in the Central Division with the Chicago Blackhawks playing great hockey. The g.....

  • NOVEMBER 24TH, 2011

    NCAA Football Pick: Notre Dame vs. Stanford Pick

    There could be a BCS bowl bid on the line this week down on the farm, where the Notre Dame Fighting Irish take on the Stanford Cardinal in NCAA football betting action. It might seem a tad crazy that the Fighting Irish could be in the BCS in spite of the fact that they only have an 8-3 record for the time being, but take a second to think about it. Notre Da.....

  • NOVEMBER 23RD, 2011

    Heisman Trophy Odds Update (as of 11/23/11)

    Here at Bang the Book, we are beginning our update for the Heisman Trophy odds on a weekly basis. Here is our look through 12 weeks of play at some of the favorites as well as the odds to win the 2011 Heisman Trophy that can be found below... Andrew Luck, Stanford Cardinal: Luck was once absolutely considered the man that was going to win the Heisman Trophy.....

  • NOVEMBER 23RD, 2011

    College Football Betting: Iowa vs. Nebraska Pick

    The boys from the cornfields visit the Children of the Corn on Friday in what should be a great battle between two of the top teams in the Big Ten, as the Iowa Hawkeyes engage in NCAA football betting warfare for the first time against their newest conference rivals, the Nebraska Cornhuskers. The Hawkeyes probably knew at the outset of the season that they .....

  • NOVEMBER 23RD, 2011

    NCAA Football Betting: Louisville @ South Florida Pick

    The jam packed Big East could get a heck of a lot cloudier on Friday morning in NCAA football betting action, as the South Florida Bulls look to become bowl eligible at the expense of the Louisville Cardinals. The Cardinals have had themselves a very interesting season this year to say the least. They're only just bowl eligible right now at 6-5, a.....

  • NOVEMBER 23RD, 2011

    Hockey Pick: Boston Bruins @ Buffalo Sabres 11/23/11

    Two of the teams in the crowded Northeast Division do it up in NHL betting action on Wednesday night, as the Buffalo Sabres take on the Boston Bruins. The Bruins have been one of the hottest teams in the NHL of late, They have won nine games in a row, and they are playing tremendous hockey on both sides of the ice. In this winning streak, the team has sco.....

  • NOVEMBER 23RD, 2011

    NFL Pick: Miami Dolphins @ Dallas Cowboys Preview

    Thanksgiving Day football betting action is a great tradition like none other in all of sports, and here at Bang the Book, we are making our NFL picks for the clash between the Dallas Cowboys and the Miami Dolphins. The Dolphins have the best record on Thanksgiving Day in terms of winning percentage amongst teams that have played at least five tim.....

  • NOVEMBER 19TH, 2011

    NFL Week 11 Pick: Kansas City Chiefs @ New England Patriots Preview

    The ties between the Kansas City Chiefs and the New England Patriots run strong, but the two teams don't get a chance to see each other all that often. That'll battle it out on the NFL odds on Monday Night Football though, which should create for an amazing setting for a game between two teams that badly need a victory. That four game winning streak that th.....