All posts by Aaron Ryan

  • OCTOBER 19TH, 2011

    College Football Betting: Georgia Tech vs. Miami Pick

    ACC Coastal Division rivals collide in NCAA football betting action this week, as the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets look to get back on the horse against the Miami Hurricanes. We have some real concerns right now about the Yellow Jackets. They were beaten down last week by the Virginia Cavaliers in Blacksburg in a game that Head Coach Paul Johnson later said .....

  • OCTOBER 19TH, 2011

    2011 NHL Power Rankings (Through 10/18/11)

    Ranking the NHL teams from No. 1 to No. 30 is never an easy task, but here at Bang the Book, we're keying in on all 30 teams in NHL betting action this year. Check out how the teams rank as of 10/18/11!1: Washington Capitals (5-0-0, 10 pts) (LW: 3) - Tommy Vokoun was able to shut out his old mates earlier this week, and in spite of the fact that Alexan.....

  • OCTOBER 19TH, 2011

    NHL Picks: Washington Capitals @ Philadelphia Flyers 10/20/11

    Both the Philadelphia Flyers and the Washington Capitals have underachieved over the course of the past few years in the playoffs, but these two are going to hope to continue in the right direction on Thursday night in NHL betting action early in the season. Washington still hasn't been beaten this year, and it really feels like it is just getting better .....

  • OCTOBER 18TH, 2011

    World Series Betting Preview – St. Louis Cardinals vs. Texas Rangers

    St. Louis Cardinals(97-76, NL Wild Card Winner)Texas Rangers(103-69, AL West Winner)Anyone who told you that they had the St. Louis Cardinals playing against the Texas Rangers in World Series betting action is probably a bold faced liar. That being said, these are the two teams that are left standing, and one will claim baseball's biggest prize. Check ou.....

  • OCTOBER 17TH, 2011

    NCAA Football Betting: Florida International @ Arkansas State Pick

    We tackle a great Sun Belt college football betting affair on Tuesday night here at Bang the Book, as the Arkansas State Red Wolves play host to the Florida International Golden Panthers. Interestingly enough, this is the second time that FIU is going to be on national television this year on the road. It was able to take down the Louisville Cardi.....

  • OCTOBER 14TH, 2011

    Heisman Trophy Odds Update (as of 10/14/11)

    Here at Bang the Book, we are beginning our update for the Heisman Trophy odds on a weekly basis. Here is our first look through six weeks of play at some of the favorites as well as the odds to win the 2011 Heisman Trophy that can be found below... Landry Jones, Oklahoma Sooners: The more that Oklahoma wins, the more that we think that Jones is going to wi.....

  • OCTOBER 13TH, 2011

    Football Pick: Miami Dolphins @ New York Jets Preview

    The two teams in the gutter of the AFC East try to take a step in the right direction on Monday Night Football betting action this week, as the Miami Dolphins face off with the New York Jets in the second game of the weekend at MetLife Stadium. We can't help but wonder if Head Coach Tony Sparano spent Miami's bye week filling out his resume for his next job .....

  • OCTOBER 13TH, 2011

    NFL Pick: Minnesota Vikings @ Chicago Bears Preview

    Sunday Night Football betting action heads to the Windy City this week, where the Minnesota Vikings will lock horns with the Chicago Bears in an NFC North war. The Vikings really do have the ability to go on a roll this year, and last week's 34-10 destruction of the Arizona Cardinals was just what the doctor ordered. It was a solid game for QB Don.....

  • OCTOBER 13TH, 2011

    Poker News: American’s Card Room Purchases Doyle’s Room

    The online poker world was given a bit of a boost on Monday, when America's Card Room purchased Doyle's Room, marking the merger of what were once two of the most powerful poker sites on the internet.Doyle's Room was once one of the more notable online poker outlets thanks to the fact that the legendary Doyle Brunson's face and voice were used on the s.....

  • OCTOBER 13TH, 2011

    2011 NHL Power Rankings (Through 10/11/11)

    Ranking the NHL teams from No. 1 to No. 30 is never an easy task, but here at Bang the Book, we're keying in on all 30 teams in NHL betting action this year. Check out how the teams rank as of 10/11/11!1: San Jose Sharks (1-0-0, 2 pts) (LW: 2) - The Sharks look sharp right now, as they won their first game of the year 6-3, but they are one of the only .....

  • OCTOBER 12TH, 2011

    College Football Betting: Hawaii vs. San Jose State Pick

    WAC rivals duke it out on Friday night in San Jose in college football betting action, as the San Jose State Spartans host the Hawaii Warriors. Every time the Warriors go on the road, they have to deal with some tremendous problems. First off, they're virtually always relatively square on the NCAA football odds, and they have the longest road trips of any t.....

  • OCTOBER 12TH, 2011

    NCAA Football Pick: USC vs. California Pick

    AT&T Park will be the site of a Pac-12 duel on ESPN's Thursday Night Football, as NCAA football betting fans will sink their teeth into the clash between the USC Trojans and the Cal Golden Bears There really hasn't been much talk around the Men of Troy this year, knowing that they are on a second straight year of postseason probation, but perhaps there s.....