• NOVEMBER 7TH, 2011

    Hockey Pick: Philadelphia Flyers @ Tampa Bay Lightning 11/9/11

    The St. Pete Times Forum will be the location of Wednesday night's top NHL betting battle on the ice, as the Philadelphia Flyers take on the Tampa Bay Lightning. If you like a team that is just on fire offensively, look no further than the Flyers. They are averaging 4.0 goals per game this year, easily the best mark.....

  • NOVEMBER 6TH, 2011

    2011 College Basketball Power Rankings (Preseason)

    Ready to take a look at the Top 25 college basketball power rankings for this week? We've assembled the best comprehensive Top 25 on the internet, so check out how our teams are faring just before this season gets started! 1: North Carolina Tar Heels (0-0 SU, 0-0 ATS) (LW: NR) - There seems to be no doubt that the T.....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2011

    NFL MVP Odds Update (through Week 8)

    Here at Bang the Book, we are beginning our update for the MVP odds on a regular basis. Here is our first look through eight weeks of play at some of the favorites as well as the odds to win the 2011 MVP that can be found below... Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers: Rodgers is the odds on favorite for a good reason to b.....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2011

    NFL Trends: Chicago Bears @ Philadelphia Eagles Betting Trends & Injury Report

    The Chicago Bears and the Philadelphia Eagles are set to square off in Monday Night Football betting action this week at Lincoln Financial Field. But before you make your NFL picks for the big game on Monday, check out some of the great NFL betting trends that we have for the duel! Chicago Bears Notes: The Bears are t.....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2011

    NFL Trends: Baltimore Ravens @ Pittsburgh Steelers Betting Trends & Injury Report

    The Baltimore Ravens and the Pittsburgh Steelers are set to square off in Sunday Night Football betting action this week at Heinz Field. But before you make your NFL picks for the big game on Sunday, check out some of the great NFL betting trends that we have for the duel! Baltimore Ravens Notes: Obviously, this game .....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2011

    NFL Lock of the week – Week 9

    The NFL Lock for this week is in the AFC East The word “lock” is not always used freely in the sports betting world. It signifies the best game of the week and the best bet on the board. This essentially is a football wager that simply cannot lose. Most bettors try to dodge this moniker because they believe it i.....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2011

    NFL Upset of the Week – Week 9

    The Giants get a super upset against the Patriots NFL upsets are not always easy to find and the schedule in week nine has some games that could go either way. So how does the football betting fan find the upset? There are several steps that the can be used to pick that game every week in the NFL. First take a lo.....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2011

    NFL Week 9 Picks – Super Six

    Each week, exclusively at Bangthebook.com I will release the Super Six in the NFL. This will be the top six football betting games that the NFL has to offer. The super six last week went 3-3 on the week and the overall record is 26-19-3(58%). With two weeks in a row around .500, this is the time for a big week from the.....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2011

    NFL Best Bets-Week 9

    NFL Best Bets-Week 9 The odds makers continue to keep the lines razor sharp and for the second week in-a-row the favorites and underdogs were evenly split as six games apiece with one game ending as a ‘push’. The home teams had a slight 7-5-1 edge. For the second week in-a-row the ‘best bets’ were also spl.....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2011

    NFL Top Three Over/Under Plays- Week 9

    NFL Top Three Over/Under Plays- Week 9 The odds makers have been able to keep the lines pretty sharp this season, but last week they opened the door on the total line with nine of the 13 games staying ‘under’. So far this season we have been Banging the Book on the total line with a winning percentage of 66 .....