SEPTEMBER 3RD, 2011
Football Pick: Edmonton Eskimos @ Calgary Stampeders Week 10 Preview
The Labour Day Classic is here, and this year, the Battle of Alberta takes on a whole new meaning. The Edmonton Eskimos and Calgary Stampeders are not only fighting for bragging rights in Alberta, but in the West Division as well. Edmonton has really been slumping of late, especially offensively without the use of WR Fred Stamps. Stamps was one of the four .....
SEPTEMBER 3RD, 2011
Free CFL Picks: Montreal Alouettes @ Hamilton Tiger-Cats Week 10 Preview
Second place in the East Division will be on the line on Labour Day in CFL betting action, as the Hamilton Tiger-Cats play host to the Montreal Alouettes. This is a crucial game for the Alouettes if they hope to close this two game gap in the East Division that the Winnipeg Blue Bombers have built up. Winnipeg has a tough duel on Friday night against the Sa.....
AUGUST 29TH, 2011
The Fun Behind a Sportsbook
Sportsbook may be a new term to you as a betting professional. However, the term has been around for decades and is specifically geared toward basketball and NFL type bets. Matter of fact, you can bet on just about any sport through a website known as Sportsbook.com. There is no bookmaker you have to deal with here, but instead you just pay the cashier throu.....
AUGUST 28TH, 2011
The Best Months for Football Bets
America’s favorite time of the year is among us and that means Football Season is here. Coaches and football players use this time to play their hearts out and show their dedication to their fans. However, bookmakers have a different idea for the NFL season and that includes betting and sportsbooks. Bookmakers can make quite a nice living around football s.....
AUGUST 26TH, 2011
Horse Racing & Bookmakers
Bookmakers have made their living through the beauty of horse racing. Both horse racing and bookmakers have been in the gambling family for years, and will continue for many more. They have a special bond that no one can rip apart and they share a common love, and that is money. Bookmakers have made tons of money working at these events and they haven’t ha.....
AUGUST 25TH, 2011
What Is A Bookmaker?
You may be curious as to the definition of a bookmaker. What is a book maker? They are professionals that have been around for decades and are dedicated to betting and dealing with sportbooks. Bookmakers make a living by posting the betting odds in games. This is an important job because someone has to run the books and make sure everything is running smooth.....
AUGUST 24TH, 2011
CFL Betting: Montreal Alouettes @ Calgary Stampeders Pick Week 9
Over the course of the last three seasons, the Montreal Alouettes and the Calgary Stampeders have dominated their respective divisions. They're going to meet on the gridiron in CFL betting action on Saturday night in the highlight game of Week 9. With the Winnipeg Blue Bombers still playing at a very high level, it is clear that Head Coach Marc Trestman and.....
AUGUST 24TH, 2011
Free CFL Picks: Hamilton Tiger-Cats @ Winnipeg Blue Bombers Week 9 Preview
2011 CFL betting action continues this week at Canad Inns Stadium, where the Winnipeg Blue Bombers will put their undefeated ATS mark on the line against their division rivals, the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. The Tabbies are definitely in a position where they need to win this game if they think that they are sticking around in the East Division title race. Winnip.....
AUGUST 23RD, 2011
2011 NFL Player Props
The 2011 NFL preseason is underway which provides the first taste of all 32 teams in action. The future odds for each team’s chances to win its division, conference, and Super Bowl XLVI as well as its projected win total for the year have already been adjusted to reflect the betting public’s reaction to the recent flurry of player movement through free a.....
AUGUST 18TH, 2011
Bang the Book Welcomes BetIslands Sportsbook
Here at Bang the Book, we are always looking for the best sportsbooks on the internet to promote for you, the bettor. Today, we are taking a look at one of our newest partners, BetIslands Sportsbook! BetIslands is one of the newer sportsbooks out there for US bettors, as it has only been around since 2004. However, this is a website that has never had any.....