• MAY 14TH, 2015

    MLB Picks of the Day: St. Louis Cardinals vs. Detroit Tigers

    In a game that has the potential for a lot of runs, Shane Greene (3-2, 4.71 ERA) and the Detroit Tigers (21-14) are in St. Louis to square off against Carlos Martinez (3-1, 4.89 ERA) and the Cardinals (24-10). This is the first of a three-game series at Busch Stadium. Action begins at 8:15 p.m. ET on Friday, May. 15 an.....

  • MAY 14TH, 2015

    MLB Expert Picks: Philadelphia Phillies vs. Arizona Diamondbacks

    Chad Billingsley (0-2, 9.00 ERA) and the Philadelphia Phillies (13-23) go up against Chase Anderson (0-1, 2.97 ERA) and the Arizona Diamondbacks (15-18) in the first of a three-game series at Citizens Bank Park. The game gets underway at 7:05 p.m. ET on Friday, May. 15 and will air on CSN-PHI and FSN-AZ. Billingsley is.....

  • MAY 14TH, 2015

    MLB Picks of the Day: Baltimore Orioles vs. Los Angeles Angels

    Wei-Yin Chen (1-1, 2.52 ERA) takes the mound for the Baltimore Orioles (15-17) as they go up against Jered Weaver (1-4, 4.98 ERA) and the Los Angeles Angels (17-17) in the first of a three-game series at Camden Yards. The game starts at 7:05 p.m. ET on Friday, May. 15 and will air on FSN-W and MASN. Chen has a 5.23 ERA.....

  • MAY 14TH, 2015

    The 140th Preakness Stakes Horse Racing Odds

    The Preakness Stakes is a thoroughbred horse race that takes place on the third Saturday of the year, and it is the second leg of the American Triple Crown. It is also referred to as The Run for the Black-Eyed Susans, (which is the name of Maryland’s state flower), and the Second Jewel of the Triple Crown. The race i.....

  • MAY 14TH, 2015

    2015 Preakness Stakes Horse Racing Odds and Picks

    With one win under his belt, Bob Baffert has his sights set on the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course. Jockey Victor Espinoza pushed the three-year-old colt to victory in one of the most exciting Kentucky Derby races in recent memory. The field of horses drops from 18 to eight for this week’s Preakness. Baffert .....

  • MAY 14TH, 2015

    NBA Betting Preview: Frontline Uncertainty Could Cause Insurmountable Problem For Bulls

    It is generally accepted among NBA betting observers that the Chicago Bulls' offense works best when it can have a legitimate post presence. That certainly seems to have borne itself out in the Eastern Conference playoff series against the Cleveland Cavaliers. And so logic would dictate that the Bulls could be in a lot.....

  • MAY 14TH, 2015

    The Daily Six Pack May 14

    It’s Thirsty Thursday and that means it’s time to crack open a Six Pack and look at the top stories from the sports world. There’s plenty to talk about with the playoffs still going in the NBA and NHL, as well as plenty of baseball. Over the next couple of days, we’ll look at the Preakness Stakes and the weeken.....

  • MAY 14TH, 2015

    The Bettor’s Box: An MLB Betting Podcast May 14

    Mondays and Thursdays are special days at BangTheBook because Adam Burke posts the recording of his MLB betting podcast, The Bettor’s Box. This in-depth look around Major League Baseball covers recent observations, line moves, sabermetric stats, daily fantasy tidbits, and so much more. Most shows aren’t willing to .....

  • MAY 14TH, 2015

    Daily Fantasy Sports DraftKings and FanDuel MLB Lineup Tips May 14

    Eleven games are on the Major League Baseball docket today with five early games and six late games. All day contests will be out there in daily fantasy formats, so today’s article will include players from both the matinee and the primetime showings. Thursdays are always tricky for DFS players because of the spread .....

  • MAY 14TH, 2015

    Top Sports Betting Trends of the Day for May 14

    The second round of the NHL playoffs is over and we await the start of the third round this weekend. There is still a lot to be decided in the NBA playoffs as every second round series will go at least six games, including tonight’s two contests. Game 6 between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Chicago Bulls tips off first.....

  • MAY 14TH, 2015

    NBA Playoffs Game 6: Chicago Bulls vs. Cleveland Cavaliers NBA Prediction

    The Chicago Bulls welcome the Cleveland Cavaliers to the United Center for Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals. Action begins at 8:00 pm ET on Thursday, May 14 and can be seen on ESPN.The Bulls are expecting a better outcome after their 106-101 loss to the Cavaliers on Wednesday. The Bulls had no answer for .....

  • MAY 14TH, 2015

    Major League Baseball Free Picks: Tampa Bay Rays vs. New York Yankees

    In the last of a four-game series between the Tampa Bay Rays (19-16) and the New York Yankees (19-16) at Tropicana Field, Erasmo Ramirez (0-1, 8.38 ERA) and Chase Whitley (1-1, 3.06 ERA) get the ball. The Rays won the last game 3-2 and Tampa Bay leads the series 2-1. The game starts at 7:10 p.m. ET on Thursday, May. 14.....