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  • MAY 3RD, 2015

    Top Sports Betting Trends of the Day May 3

    It’s going to be very hard to top the Saturday we had in the world of sports. The Kentucky Derby was one of the best races in recent memory and the Game 7 showdown between the Los Angeles Clippers and San Antonio Spurs was everything we could have hoped and then some. The Mayweather/Pacquiao fight had its moments and the rematch should be coming down the p.....

  • MAY 2ND, 2015

    NBA Playoffs Game 1: Atlanta Hawks vs. Washington Wizards NBA Prediction

    The Washington Wizards visit Philips Arena to take on the Atlanta Hawks in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. The game gets underway at 1:00 pm ET on Sunday, May 3 and will air on ABC. The Hawks won big over the Nets 111-87 on Friday. Paul Millsap was the game's high scorer with 25 points on 9-for-15 shooting. Marcin Gortat had a good game and c.....

  • MAY 2ND, 2015

    Golden State Warriors vs. Memphis Grizzlies NBA Playoffs Game 1 Prediction

    The second-ranked offense of the Golden State Warriors (67-15) welcomes the top-ranked defense of the Memphis Grizzlies (55-27) in Game 1 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals. The game starts at 3:30 pm ET on Sunday, May 3 and will air on ABC. The Warriors beat the Pelicans 109-98 in their last game. Stephen Curry was the game's high scorer with 39 points.....

  • MAY 2ND, 2015

    NBA Playoff Betting: Benches Could Decide Clippers-Spurs Game 7

    Perhaps fans of the San Antonio Spurs were not expecting that the Los Angeles Clippers, with their backs to the wall, would come up with a victory at the AT&T Center in Game 6 of the Western Conference playoffs. But they did, despite some lousy outside shooting. Now the Clippers get to return to the friendly Staples Center in downtown L.A. for the decisi.....

  • MAY 2ND, 2015

    NBA Playoffs Game 7: Los Angeles Clippers vs. San Antonio Spurs NBA Prediction

    The Los Angeles Clippers welcome the San Antonio Spurs in a Western Conference Quarterfinals Game 7 matchup that pits the first-ranked offense against the second-ranked defense. The game gets underway at 8:00 pm ET on Saturday, May 2 and will air on TNT and FSN-PT. The Clippers beat the Spurs 102-96 on Thursday. With 26 points and 12 rebounds, Blake Griffin .....

  • MAY 2ND, 2015

    Top Sports Betting Trends of the Day for May 2

    The Saturday sports betting card is highlighted by two events that do not have betting trends in the Betting Center. The 141st Kentucky Derby, which you can read about here, and the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao fight, which was previewed here, are the two most anticipated events of the day. However, there are a lot of sports before and in between that.....

  • MAY 1ST, 2015

    NBA Playoffs Betting Preview: Brooklyn Nets’ Task Looms Large in Game 6

    The Brooklyn Nets have won both of their games at the Barclays Center during their Eastern Conference playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks. So there really isn't any reason why they couldn't win again and force a decisive Game 7, which would be played on Sunday. However, coach Lionel Hollins does not have all the flexibility in the world in terms of his .....

  • MAY 1ST, 2015

    NBA Playoffs Betting the Buckets: An NBA Betting Podcast May 1

    The NBA playoffs are heating up as we go from 16 teams down to eight for the conference semifinals. Cole Ryan prepared the loyal listeners of Betting the Buckets for the games left in the first round and looked ahead to the second round on this Friday edition of BangTheBook’s outstanding NBA betting podcast. Listeners of the show were treated to plenty of .....

  • MAY 1ST, 2015

    Top Sports Betting Trends of the Day for May 1

    The month of May is here and we are on the eve of the biggest sports day of the year. We still have to get through Friday first, which is just fine because there are three playoff games on tap and a collection of MLB contests. Game 6 between the Atlanta Hawks and the Brooklyn Nets is the lone NBA matchup tonight. Two NHL second-round series begin as the Minn.....

  • MAY 1ST, 2015

    The Daily Six Pack May 1

    Like selecting a good microbrew, it’s hard to decide where to begin with everything that happened on Thursday night. It was a very busy night of sports to lead us into a busy weekend of sports with the Kentucky Derby and Mayweather/Pacquiao on Saturday along with a Game 7 of epic proportions in the NBA. Thursday night was a good warm-up with the NFL Draft,.....

  • APRIL 30TH, 2015

    NBA Playoffs Game 6: Brooklyn Nets vs. Atlanta Hawks NBA Prediction

    The Atlanta Hawks visit the Barclays Center to take on the Brooklyn Nets in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. The game starts at 8:00 pm ET on Friday, May 1 and will air on SportSouth and My9.The Nets were victorious over the Hawks 120-115 on Monday. Deron Williams was the game's high scorer with 35 points on 13-for-25 shooting. DeMarre Carro.....

  • APRIL 30TH, 2015

    Weekly NBA Betting Trends April 30

    The NBA Playoffs are here and the basketball handicapper is working overtime to keep up with the constant schedule of great playoff basketball games that give the hoops handicapper a chance to yield a profit. All year long the basketball betting fanatic has properly used basketball betting trends to handicap games in hopes of making a big profit. That same m.....