• 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

    Sports Interaction betting analyst Frank Doyle makes his picks for what looks like a classic 137th running of the Kentucky Derby this Saturday! 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 rem.....

  • 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.....

  • MAY 4TH, 2011

    2011 Triple Crown Preview – Comma To The Top

    With 13 races under his belt, Comma To The Top has run against a ton of different types of horses. With a ton of speed in his repertoire and some great victories at distance, this could be the colt that turns out to have the bed of roses on his back on Saturday to beat the Kentucky Derby odds. Notable Past Performanc.....

  • MAY 4TH, 2011

    2011 Triple Crown Preview – Archarcharch

    Up and down and all around. That's been the story with Archarcharch for his entire career. He has run a ton of races by three year old standards nowadays, but he has had some awfully mixed results, including a few ugly ones. He's a hot horse right now and just came off of a big time upset at the Arkansas Derby, so Arc.....

  • MAY 4TH, 2011

    2011 Triple Crown Preview – Uncle Mo

    Uncle Mo is arguably the best colt in the field, and the Kentucky Derby odds will likely end up being one of the two morning line favorites as long as he doesn't end up with a far outside post draw. Notable Past Performances4-0-1, 5 Races RaceWood MemorialTimely WriterBC JuvenileChampaignDistance1 1/811 1/161Odds0......

  • MAY 4TH, 2011

    MLB Preview: Angels vs. Red Sox Free Pick

    Los Angeles Angels (16-14) vs. Boston Red Sox (14-15) MLB Betting Lines Moneyline: Red Sox (-180) Over/Under: 8.5 Starting Pitchers: Angels (Santana) vs. Red Sox (Beckett) The Angels have been getting some terrific starting pitching this year, but they are being.....

  • MAY 4TH, 2011

    MLB Preview: Marlins vs. Cardinals Free Pick

    Florida Marlins (18-10) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (17-13) MLB Betting Lines Moneyline: Cardinals (-180) Marlins (+170) Over/Under: 7.5 Runline: Marlins +1.5 (-135) Cardinals -1.5 (+115) Starting Pitchers: Marlins (Vazquez) vs. Cardinals (Carpenter) The Florida Marlin.....