• DECEMBER 16TH, 2014

    Free Sports Betting Picks: San Diego Chargers at San Francisco 49ers

    The San Francisco 49ers (7-7) take on the San Diego Chargers (8-6) looking to break their three-game losing streak. The game kicks off Saturday at 8:25 p.m. ET and can be seen on CBS. In last week's game, San Francisco got beat by Seahawks 17-7. Tank Carradine led the way for the San Francisco defense in the loss, tota.....

  • DECEMBER 16TH, 2014

    New England Patriots at New York Jets Free NFL Pick & Preview

    The New England Patriots head to MetLife Stadium to battle the New York Jets this week. New England (11-3) goes into this game looking to continue its winning ways, while New York (3-11) would like to pick up a much-needed win. The game kicks off Sunday at 1:00 p.m. ET and can be seen on CBS. The last time the Jets and.....

  • DECEMBER 16TH, 2014

    Free NFL Picks: Philadelphia Eagles at Washington Redskins

    The Washington Redskins (3-11) take on the Philadelphia Eagles (9-5) looking to end their six-game losing streak. The NFL's fourth-leading rusher, LeSean McCoy (1,132 yards, 4 TDs) the focal point of this matchup. Players will take the field Saturday at 4:30 p.m. ET and it will air on NFL Network.With a score of 37-3.....

  • DECEMBER 16TH, 2014

    NHL System Picks Week 11

    On Thursday, the Edmonton Oilers visit the San Jose Sharks and the Oilers are in a state of disarray right now. There have been talks about possibly trading Taylor Hall, but it’s likely that management will wait and see how he performs for new coach Todd Nelson. Unfortunately, Nelson still has to work the current ros.....

  • DECEMBER 16TH, 2014

    Full Court Report: December 16

    Sacramento Kings: Dismissing MaloneThat didn’t last long. The Kings fired their coach early in the season. This could be viewed in two different ways. Does the owner have a quick trigger finger when it comes to coaching hires or is he making a point that he will not settle for losing?The Sacramento Kings confirm .....

  • DECEMBER 16TH, 2014

    The Money Down: December 16

    Houston Texans: Pick a PasserThe Houston Texans loss to the Indianapolis Colts may have doomed their playoff chances. The Texans are now left scrambling to try and get wins to salvage their season, but they will have to do it with a new quarterback.The Texans lost more than just another game in Indianapolis. Houst.....

  • DECEMBER 16TH, 2014

    Free NFL Picks: Seattle Seahawks at Arizona Cardinals

    Matchup: Seattle Seahawks at Arizona CardinalsDate/Time: December 21st, 8:30 p.m. ETTV: NBCNFL Betting Odds From BetDSI SportsbookSpread: Seattle Seahawks -8.5Total: 37When the Arizona Cardinals host the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday night football the game will have a playoff like atmosphere surrounding it. T.....

  • DECEMBER 16TH, 2014

    Monday Night Football Free Pick: Denver Broncos at Cincinnati Bengals

    Matchup: Denver Broncos at Cincinati BengalsDate/Time: December 22nd, 8:30 p.m. ETTV: NBCNFL Betting Odds From BetDSI SportsbookSpread: Denver Broncos -3.5Total: 48The Denver Broncos and the Cincinnati Bengals will face each other in the week 16 edition of Monday Night Football. Both teams are having very.....

  • DECEMBER 15TH, 2014

    Handicapping the Hardwood: A College Basketball Betting Podcast Week 6

    Betting on college basketball can be very overwhelming. With 351 Division I college basketball teams, it’s impossible to know everything about every team. What you can do, however, is listen to Handicapping the Hardwood each week. Handicapping the Hardwood is our college basketball betting podcast here at BangTheBook.....

  • DECEMBER 15TH, 2014

    Top Bet: $1,000 Rose Bowl Tournament

    At Bangthebook.com our goal is to look at every sportsbook on the planet. We look under the hood and inside every nook and cranny to make sure that we find out everything that you need to know about a sports betting outlet. This week we take a peek at Top Bet and what they are doing to make sure that the college footba.....

  • DECEMBER 15TH, 2014

    CFB Semifinals – Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl: Illinois Fighting Illini – Louisiana Tech Bulldogs Pick

    The Illinois Fighting Illini (6-6) and Louisiana Tech Bulldogs (8-5) get together for the right to play in the national championship. This season has proved tumultuous for Louisiana Tech. Despite some success, it has lost two of their last three. The Bulldogs will want to use this game to get back on track. The game wi.....

  • DECEMBER 15TH, 2014

    Miami Beach Bowl: Brigham Young Cougars vs. Memphis Tigers Pick

    The Brigham Young Cougars (8-4) and the Memphis Tigers (9-3) get together with a chance to close out the season on a positive note in the Miami Beach Bowl on Monday. The game will begin Monday at 2:00 p.m. ET and can be seen on ESPN. Memphis crushed Connecticut 41-10 in its last game. Keiwone Malone had a big game in t.....