• 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.....

  • MAY 14TH, 2015

    Expert MLB Picks: Seattle Mariners vs. Boston Red Sox

    In the first of a four-game series between the Seattle Mariners (15-18) and the Boston Red Sox (15-18) at Safeco Field, Roenis Elias (0-1, 3.86 ERA) and Joe Kelly (1-2, 6.35 ERA) take the mound. The game starts at 10:10 p.m. ET on Thursday, May. 14 and will air on NESN and ROOT-NW. In his most recent outing, Elias pitc.....

  • MAY 14TH, 2015

    NBA Playoffs Game 6: Los Angeles Clippers vs. Houston Rockets NBA Prediction

    The Los Angeles Clippers (56-26) will be at home when they take on the Houston Rockets (56-26) in Game 6 of the Western Conference Semifinals. The game starts at 10:30 pm ET on Thursday, May 14 and will air on ESPN. To continue the trend of blowouts, the Rockets won 124-103 in Game 5. James Harden recorded a triple-dou.....

  • MAY 14TH, 2015

    MLB Betting: San Diego Padres vs. Washington Nationals Prediction

    In the first of a four-game series between the San Diego Padres (18-17) and the Washington Nationals (18-17) at Petco Park, Tyson Ross (1-3, 3.98 ERA) and Doug Fister (2-1, 2.87 ERA) take the mound. The game starts at 10:10 p.m. ET on Thursday, May. 14 and will air on MASN and FSN-SD. Ross is 0-1 with a 4.76 ERA agains.....

  • MAY 14TH, 2015

    MLB Picks of the Day: Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Colorado Rockies

    Brett Anderson (2-1, 3.52 ERA) and Chad Bettis (first start) start in the first of a four-game series between the Los Angeles Dodgers (22-11) and the Colorado Rockies (11-19) at Dodger Stadium. The Rockies come into this series in the midst of an 11-game losing streak. Action begins at 10:10 p.m. ET on Thursday, May. .....

  • MAY 14TH, 2015

    MLB Expert Picks: Houston Astros vs. Toronto Blue Jays

    Roberto Hernandez (1-3, 3.86 ERA) and Drew Hutchison (3-0, 6.69 ERA) are on the hill in the first of a four-game series between the Houston Astros (21-13) and the Toronto Blue Jays (17-18) at Minute Maid Park. Action begins at 8:10 p.m. ET on Thursday, May. 14 and can be seen on RSN and ROOT-SW. Hernandez is 3-3 with a.....

  • MAY 14TH, 2015

    Texas Rangers vs. Kansas City Royals MLB Betting Preview

    In a game that has the potential for a lot of runs, Jeremy Guthrie (2-2, 5.70 ERA) and the Kansas City Royals (21-13) are in Texas to square off against Ross Detwiler (0-4, 7.22 ERA) and the Rangers (15-19). This is the last of a four-game series at Globe Life Park in Arlington. The Rangers won the last game 5-2 and Te.....