• APRIL 27TH, 2011

    Chelsea’s Michael Essien should be fit to face Spurs

     Chelsea have received a boost ahead of their weekend fixture against London rivals Tottenham, with the news that Michael Essien's apparent knee injury is not as serious as first thought and that the player may feature on Saturday.The Ghanian international limped off in The Blues 3-0 victory over West .....

  • APRIL 27TH, 2011

    2011 NFL Draft Preview – AFC West Team Needs

    The 2011 NFL Draft is right around the corner, and here at Bang the Book, we've got all of the team needs for the AFC West squads drawn up in preparation for the draft.Denver Broncos Draft Choices: 2, 36, 46, 67, 186, 189, 247 Team Needs: DL, DB, OL, TE 2011 NFL Draft Analysis: Although John Elway aren’t so.....

  • APRIL 27TH, 2011

    2011 NFL Draft Preview – AFC North Team Needs

    The 2011 NFL Draft is right around the corner, and here at Bang the Book, we've got all of the team needs for the AFC North squads drawn up in preparation for the draft.Baltimore Ravens Draft Choices: 26, 58, 90, 123, 164, 165, 180, 191, 225 Team Needs: QB, DL, OL, LB 2011 NFL Draft Analysis: Ozzie Newsome .....

  • APRIL 27TH, 2011

    2011 NFL Draft Preview – AFC East Team Needs

    The 2011 NFL Draft is right around the corner, and here at Bang the Book, we've got all of the team needs for the AFC East squads drawn up in preparation for the draft.Buffalo Bills Draft Choices: 3, 34, 68, 100, 122, 133, 169, 206, 245 Team Needs: QB, DL, OL, LB 2011 NFL Draft Analysis: The Bills have so man.....

  • APRIL 26TH, 2011

    MLB Betting: White Sox vs. Yankees Free Pick

    Chicago White Sox (9-14) vs. New York Yankees (12-7) MLB Betting Lines Moneyline: Yankees (-131) White Sox (+121) Over/Under: 10   Starting Pitchers: White Sox (Floyd) Yankees (Nova)   Last night it was Phillip Humber who shut down the New York Yankees to get the White Sox back on the winning track. Humber took.....

  • APRIL 26TH, 2011

    NBA Betting: Hornets vs. Lakers Free Pick

    New Orleans Hornets vs. Los Angeles Lakers Game Five (Series Tied 2-2)NBA Betting Favorite: Lakers -10.5Over/Under: 183 The New Orleans Hornets weren’t expected to give the Lakers much trouble at all in the first round, but that is why they play the game. The Hornets have given the Lakers all they ca.....

  • APRIL 25TH, 2011

    NBA Playoffs Betting: Indiana Pacers vs. Chicago Bulls Game 5 Preview

    The Indiana Pacers have showed a ton of heart in the NBA playoffs to date, and we are set to make our basketball picks for Game 5 of the duel against the Chicago Bulls at the United Center. Danny Granger and company decided that they didn't want their season to come to a close quite yet on Saturday. The first half of .....

  • APRIL 25TH, 2011

    Live NHL Playoffs Betting: Boston Bruins vs. Montreal Canadiens Pick Game 6

    After four games that went to the road team, the Boston Bruins made the Stanley Cup playoffs lines in Game 5 in Beantown to take a 3-2 series lead. If the Montreal Canadiens want to save their season, they'll have to end a three game skid on Tuesday at hold serve at home at the Bell Centre against their hated rivals. .....

  • APRIL 25TH, 2011

    Playoff NBA Picks: San Antonio Spurs vs. Memphis Grizzlies Game 4 Preview

    In a postseason of tremendous ups and downs for teams in the Western Conference, the San Antonio Spurs really should be hitting the panic button, as they run the risk of falling into a 3-1 series hole on Monday night against the Memphis Grizzlies, the No. 8 seed in the conference. The biggest lead that the Spurs had i.....

  • APRIL 24TH, 2011

    Live NHL Playoffs: San Jose Sharks vs. Los Angeles Kings Pick Game 6

    The Los Angeles Kings were considered dead and buried after four games of the Western Conference Quarterfinals against the San Jose Sharks. However, the No. 7 seed out West was able to stave off elimination once on Saturday night in Game 4, and if it can do so again back at home in Game 6, it will set up a do or die G.....

  • APRIL 24TH, 2011

    Barcelona’s Pep Guardiola would be tempted by move to Inter

    Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola has been linked with a move to Italy to take over at Inter Milan, as a friend of the Spaniard has said that the ex-defensive midfielder would welcome a move.Guardiola has had a vastly successful time at the Camp Nou and is on the verge of sealing a third consequetive La Liga title,.....

  • APRIL 23RD, 2011

    Free NBA Playoffs Picks: Orlando Magic vs. Atlanta Hawks Game 4 Preview

    The Atlanta Hawks can make a real statement on Easter Sunday if they can just hold serve at home at Phillips Arena. They have the advantage in this NBA betting battle against the Orlando Magic, and they can take a 3-1 series lead over the weekend with a win on their home court. Last season when the Magic were able to .....