• MAY 9TH, 2011

    Live NHL Playoffs Betting: Vancouver Canucks vs. Nashville Predators Game 6 Predictions

    Things are getting very, very interesting in the Western Conference Semifinals. After surviving at Rogers Arena and posting a second straight win there on Saturday night, the Nashville Predators will be back in NHL betting action on Monday at Bridgestone Arena in the Music City against the Vancouver Canucks in a do or .....

  • MAY 8TH, 2011

    Playoff NBA Picks: Chicago Bulls vs. Atlanta Hawks Game 4 Preview

    Things are getting awfully shaky for the Atlanta Hawks, as they have lost home court advantage once and now need to win at least one more game at the United Center to move on to the Eastern Conference Finals. The Chicago Bulls will hope to get rid of these pesky Hawks once again in Game 4 to take a 3-1 series lead, whi.....

  • MAY 8TH, 2011

    NBA Betting: Los Angeles Lakers vs. Dallas Mavericks Game 4 Pick

    Kobe Bryant has declared that the Los Angeles Lakers are going to be the first team to come back from a 0-3 hole in a best of seven series in NBA history to win the series. They need to take Step 1 though, which would be to beat the Dallas Mavericks in Big D in Game 4 at the American Airlines Center. The Lakers jus.....

  • MAY 7TH, 2011

    Free Stanley Cup Picks: Nashville Predators vs. Vancouver Canucks Game 5 Predictions

    The Nashville Predators are on the ropes and need to find a way to win three straight NHL playoffs betting affairs against the Vancouver Canucks to keep their season alive. Saturday night is Step 1 at Rogers Arena, and things are definitely going to be difficult for them as huge underdogs on the Stanley Cup odds. The .....

  • MAY 7TH, 2011

    MLB Picks: Tampa Bay Rays vs. Baltimore Orioles Preview 5/7/11

    Fox Saturday Baseball betting action heads to Oriole Park at Camden Yards this weekend, as the AL East rivals, the Tampa Bay Rays (18-14) and the Baltimore Orioles (14-17) crack skulls for the second time in as many days. The Rays started off this season playing absolutely atrocious baseball at Tropicana Field, but af.....

  • MAY 6TH, 2011

    Free Stanley Cup Picks: San Jose Sharks vs. Detroit Red Wings Game 4 Predictions

    Last year, it only took five games for the San Jose Sharks to finish off the Detroit Red Wings in the postseason. This year, they'll look to better that mark on enemy ice, as they can cap off the sweep and bust out the brooms in Motown on Friday night in NHL playoffs betting action.There's just something about the .....

  • MAY 6TH, 2011

    Playoff NBA Picks: Los Angeles Lakers vs. Dallas Mavericks Game 4 Preview

    The defending champs are officially on the ropes. The Los Angeles Lakers lost the first two games of their NBA playoffs betting affair with the Dallas Mavericks at Staples Center, and now, they have to win at least one of the next two at the American Airlines Center just to stay alive in the Western Conference Semifina.....

  • MAY 5TH, 2011

    Kentucky Derby Picks – 2011 Kentucky Derby Preview

    The 2011 Kentucky Derby odds have been released, and here at Bang the Book, we have analyzed all of the lines and are ready to make our picks for the race! We'll start with a big time underdog in this race, No. 9 Derby Kitten (30/1). It's hard not to love the name of this horse, and it's certainly just as hard to not .....

  • MAY 5TH, 2011

    Kentucky Derby Expert Analyses and Picks

    Uncle Mo’s failure at the Wood Memorial last month has thrown field wide open for this year’s Kentucky Derby, going to post this Saturday. Todd Pletcher’s horse remains the favorite for the Derby at time of writing but the gastric illness that laid Mo low at Aqueduct makes you wonder just what was wrong with him .....

  • MAY 5TH, 2011

    NHL Playoffs: Nashville Predators vs. Vancouver Canucks Game 4

    The Nashville Predators vs. Vancouver Canucks series is going to be all but over if Nashville can’t muster a win in the next game against Vancouver.Predators coach Barry Trotz says the Vancouver Canucks are playing games to draw penalties that just aren’t fouls, so he’s going on the offensive. I t’s a big o.....

  • MAY 4TH, 2011

    2011 Triple Crown Preview – Pants On Fire

    Not since 2003 has a female jockey ever tried to ride in the Kentucky Derby, but this Saturday, we are going to have the potential at history. If Anna Napravnik, riding on Pants On Fire can take the bed of roses, she'll become the first female jockey in six attempts to claim glory in the biggest race at Churchill Downs.....

  • MAY 4TH, 2011

    2011 Triple Crown Preview – Dialed In

    We really don't know a whole heck of a lot right now about Dialed In, but what we do know is that horse racing betting fans are going absolutely crazy right now with this horse, as he is sure to be one of the morning line favorites for the race along with Uncle Mo. Notable Past Performances3-1-0, 4 Races RaceFlori.....