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  • APRIL 5TH, 2011

    Analyzing Phil Mickelson & Tiger Woods 2011 Masters Odds

    The 2011 Masters is upon us, and here at Bang the Book, we are leaving no stone unturned about how some of the biggest names in the sport are going to do at Augusta National. There has been a lot of chalk in this event since 2001, as Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson have combined to win this event six times. However, this won't be the year that either one is w.....

  • APRIL 4TH, 2011

    2011 Masters – Betting Preview

    This year marks the 75th installment of the Masters Tournament from Augusta National Golf Course in Augusta, Georgia. Golf’s first Major of the season kicks off with first round action this Thursday, April 7 and concludes with the fourth and final round on Sunday, April 10. The pairings for the first two rounds will not be released until Tuesday, but yo.....

  • MARCH 15TH, 2011

    Bookmaker.com pays out over $17,000 to a single winner

    Lucky customer G.M. -whose identity and location are protected for confidentiality reasons-, just received a US$ 17,388.26 payout for hitting a Progressive Jackpot at bookmaker . G.M. hit a straight flush (K, Q, J, 10, 9 of Hearts) on the Caribbean Stud for over US$ 17,000. “I’m thrilled I was fortunate enough to win, and mostly that I was able to cash .....

  • DECEMBER 30TH, 2010

    Bookies Picks 12/30/10

    Hey All – Its the “retired bookie” coming at ya. BTB and I go way back. He actually started his gambling thru me so I had a bunch of years of profitability from him until he learned a thing or two. Now we remain good friends and he has asked me to give a couple picks daily so I will be doing it right here in the blog for now. My write-ups will be thoug.....

  • DECEMBER 29TH, 2010

    Bookie Picks 12/29/10

    Hey All – Its the “retired bookie” coming at ya. BTB and I go way back. He actually started his gambling thru me so I had a bunch of years of profitability from him until he learned a thing or two. Now we remain good friends and he has asked me to give a couple picks daily so I will be doing it right here in the blog for now. My write-ups will be thoug.....

  • DECEMBER 28TH, 2010

    Bookie Picks 12/28/10

    Hey All – Its the “retired bookie” coming at ya. BTB and I go way back. He actually started his gambling thru me so I had a bunch of years of profitability from him until he learned a thing or two. Now we remain good friends and he has asked me to give a couple picks daily so I will be doing it right here in the blog for now. My write-ups will be thoug.....

  • SEPTEMBER 28TH, 2010

    The Big 12 Report – Red River Showdown

    The Big 12 Powers struggled last week, specifically Nebraska who scraped by at home against South Dakota State, Oklahoma getting all they wanted from a tough Cincy team on the road, and Texas was beaten badly in all aspects of the game by UCLA, who really is not all that good.  Chalk it up to looking ahead for Texas and OU who square off in the Red Riv.....

  • JULY 28TH, 2010

    CFL Betting Lines: BC Lions vs. Edmonton Eskimos

    Two teams fighting for their lives in the West Division meet at Commonwealth Stadium on Friday night, as the BC Lions take on the Edmonton Eskimos. British Columbia Lions (1-3, 2-2 ATS) - The Leos really could have used QB Casey Printers against the Toronto Argonauts last week. Instead, the offense was held to just 20 points in a 24-20 defeat that saw them .....

  • JULY 28TH, 2010

    CFL Betting Preview: Toronto Argonauts vs. Montreal Alouettes

    First place in the East will be on the line on Thursday night as the Toronto Argonauts invade Percival Molson Stadium to duke it out with the Montreal Alouettes in CFL betting action. Toronto Argonauts (3-1, 3-1 ATS) - No one figured that the Argonauts would go on a three game winning streak at any point over the course of the regular season this year, but .....

  • JULY 22ND, 2010

    CFL Betting Predictions: BC Lions vs. Toronto Argonauts

    Two teams that are struggling offensively square off at Rogers Centre in CFL betting action on Friday night as the BC Lions play the Toronto Argonauts. British Columbia Lions (1-2, 2-1 ATS) - The Lions scored one more major than the Montreal Alouettes did last week, but it didn't seem to make much of a difference. A 16-12 defeat to the defending champs at ho.....