• OCTOBER 26TH, 2011

    NFL Opening Line Report For Week 8

    NFL Opening Line Report For Week Eight Week eight in the NFL is officially here and several teams are on byes. The first place any successful handicapper should start is looking at the NFL odds. The odds, public consensus and line moves, are a good indication of where to find value in the NFL. Here is a look at s.....

  • OCTOBER 25TH, 2011

    World Series Pick: Texas Rangers @ St. Louis Cardinals Game 6

    The St. Louis Cardinals still hold home field advantage in the World Series, but now, they have to win their final two games at home to lock down yet another title. Meanwhile, the Texas Rangers are just one win away, and they'll be looking to get that victory on Wednesday night. Last year, the Rangers got themselves a.....

  • OCTOBER 25TH, 2011

    NFL Week 7 Betting Review

    NFL over/unders continued to trend back toward the .500 mark during week 7 play, as scoring, after the early-season explosions, continued to slow. Seven of the 13 NFL games over the weekend played “under” their posted totals, as games averaged 41.6 points per. Six teams were held to scoring in single digits, and.....

  • OCTOBER 25TH, 2011

    NHL Picks: Montreal Canadiens @ Boston Bruins 10/27/11

    Bitter divisional rivals duke it out for the first game in a home and home set in NHL betting action on Thursday night, as the Montreal Canadiens visit the TD Garden to take on the Boston Bruins. The Canadiens have to be frustrated as could be right now. They are just 1-5-2 and at the bottom of the Northeast Divisio.....

  • OCTOBER 25TH, 2011

    NCAA Football Betting: Connecticut @ Pittsburgh Pick

    Week 9 of the NCAA football betting season continues on Wednesday night, as the Pitt Panthers take on the Connecticut Huskies at Heinz Field in Big East action. The Huskies are just 3-4 this year, but amazingly, they actually have a legitimate shot of a return trip to the BCS this year if they can find a way.....

  • OCTOBER 24TH, 2011

    College Football Opening Line Report Week 9

    College Football Opening Line Report Week Nine After weeks of the big favorites winning (and covering) in college football, the underdogs came to play in week eight and several big teams were beaten. Now heading into week nine, it is more important than ever to cover the opening odds. Scrutinize the reports and u.....

  • OCTOBER 24TH, 2011

    College Football Week 8 Review

    Week 8 finally brought with it some changes near the top, as a couple of BCS contenders went down to defeat. And the list of upsets didn't stop there. The Oklahoma Sooners, ranked No. 1 in last week's USA Today poll, were favored by 29 points at home Saturday vs. Texas Tech. And they had won 39 games in a row in Nor.....

  • OCTOBER 24TH, 2011

    College Football Betting: Troy vs. Florida International Pick

    It's another Tuesday night Sun Belt NCAA football betting battle, and for the second straight week, we'll see the Florida International Golden Panthers on display, this time against the Troy Trojans. At 2-4 SU and just 1-5 ATS, it's clear that these Trojans aren't the same team that has historically dominated the Sun .....

  • OCTOBER 24TH, 2011

    World Series Pick: St. Louis Cardinals @ Texas Rangers Game 5

    For the final time this year, the Texas Rangers will be engaging in an MLB betting affair at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. They'll take on the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 5 of the World Series, with the winner pushing the loser to the brink of elimination. The bats for the Cards were totally silenced on Sunday night,.....

  • OCTOBER 24TH, 2011

    Monday Night Football Prop Sheet: Baltimore Ravens @ Jacksonville Jaguars

    The Baltimore Ravens and Jacksonville Jaguars are going to duke it out on Monday Night Football in the Sunshine State on Monday Night, and here at Bang the Book, we're going to take our picks for some of the MNF props on the board for one of the biggest games of the weekend! Jacksonville Jaguars Margin of Victory 1-3 .....