• APRIL 11TH, 2011

    Stanley Cup Picks: Montreal Canadiens vs. Boston Bruins Series Preview

    The Boston Bruins will be looking to avenge a brutal defeat in last year’s Stanley Cup playoffs, building a seemingly insurmountable 3-0 lead against the eventual conference champion Philadelphia Flyers, before losing four straight to get knocked out in the conference semi-finals. The Montreal Canadiens also return.....

  • APRIL 11TH, 2011

    NBA Betting: Thunder vs. Kings Free Pick

    Oklahoma City Thunder (54-26 SU, 42-37-1 ATS) vs. Sacramento Kings (24-56 SU, 37-41-2 ATS) NBA Betting Favorite: Off Over/Under: Off   The Oklahoma City Thunder are coming off a huge win in Los Angeles late Sunday night. Oklahoma City finished the game on a huge run and they left the Lakers wondering what.....

  • APRIL 11TH, 2011

    NBA Picks: Dallas Mavericks vs. Houston Rockets Preview 4/11/11

    The Dallas Mavericks (55-25) and the Houston Rockets (42-38) have both played very respectable second halves of the season this year, but the boys from Big D are still working on their playoff lives, while Houston's have already been put to rest once and for all. Still, this instate rivalry should provide a heck of a.....

  • APRIL 11TH, 2011

    NBA Sports Betting Picks: Dallas Mavericks vs. Houston Rockets

    The Dallas Mavericks are excited that they are going to the playoffs, but not excited that they are slumping down the stretch. Dallas Mavericks vs. Houston Rockets will be a meaningless game for the playoff race, but the Mavericks will want to start winning soon. The Mavericks aren't making any public proclamations ab.....

  • APRIL 11TH, 2011

    Redknapp defends Crouch and aims for top four finish

    Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp has defended striker Peter Crouch following the players sending off against Real Madrid, and has aimed for a top four finish to secure Champions League football for next season. Crouch was sent off after 14 minutes at the Bernabeu for two reckless challenges, which meant 10 men Spur.....

  • APRIL 10TH, 2011

    Stanley Cup Picks: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Pittsburgh Penguins Series Preview

    The Pittsburgh Penguins are just two years removed from hoisting the Stanley Cup, but are still trying to get the taste of last year’s second round knockout out of their mouths. Meanwhile, the Tampa Bay Lightning are happy to just make the postseason again after missing the Stanley Cup playoffs for three straight s.....

  • APRIL 10TH, 2011

    Stanley Cup Picks: Buffalo Sabres vs. Philadelphia Flyers Series Preview

    The Philadelphia Flyers are back in the playoffs after making it all the way to the Stanley Cup Finals last year, only to lose to the Chicago Blackhawks. They'll look to take the next step by raising Lord Stanley's Cup this season. To hoist the Cup though, the Flyers will need to get past the Buffalo Sabres, a team w.....

  • APRIL 10TH, 2011

    Stanley Cup Picks: New York Rangers vs. Washington Capitals Series Preview

    Stanley Cup betting action hasn't exactly been kind to the Washington Capitals of late, as they have suffered a ton of crashes out of the second season after great regular seasons. This year, the quest for Lord Stanley's Cup begins against the New York Rangers, who are just happy to be here after becoming the last te.....

  • APRIL 10TH, 2011

    MLB Power Rankings: Ranking the 30 MLB Teams through 4/9

    The 2011 MLB betting campaign is just a handful of games old, and here at Bang the Book, we're making our MLB picks and ranking the teams from No. 1 to No. 30! 1: Philadelphia Phillies (6-2): When you've got the best pitching staff in the game, you're just not going to get beaten all that often. 2: Texas Rangers (7.....

  • APRIL 10TH, 2011

    NBA Sports Betting Picks: Chicago Bulls vs. Orlando Magic

    The Chicago Bulls vs. Orlando Magic game could easily be a preview of two teams that will go deep in the Eastern Conference playoffs. The Chicago Bulls are one of the hottest teams in the NFL, but as long as the Magic have Dwight Howard they are always a threat to win the title. BetDSI.com offers great wagering opport.....