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Here are the free picks from BangTheBook.com’s Expert Cappers: Sean Higgs Free CBB Winner Tennessee vs. College of Charleston, 12/14/2011 21:00 EDT Point Spread: -3½/-110 College of Charleston Sportsbook: JustBet We go 2-2 last night in our CBB. Like last …
Here are the free picks from BTB Cappers for 12/13/2011: From: Rocky Atkinson Point Spread: -16½/-105 Oregon State Sportsbook: 5Dimes Illinois Chicago @ Oregon State 10:00 PM EST Play On: Oregon State -16 1/2 Illinois Chicago is 2-8 ATS last …
The No. 5 North Carolina Tarheels host the No. 10 Clemson Tigers tonight in Chapel Hill in a big ACC conference match-up. Clemson dropped their first loss last weekend 78-68 from the hands of No. 1 Wake Forest. North Carolina has won two games in a row after losing two in one week against Boston College and Wake Forest. The game has big aspirations for both teams in terms of ACC regular season hopes. Clemson lost their first conference game last weekend and North Carolina has already lost two. Neither team can afford anymore losses as they both trial Duke and Wake Forest who are undefeated in conference play. Clemson has the chance to gain a lot of respect among the national audience if they could pull of the win as big underdogs tonight.
The Houston Astros and St. Louis Cardinals play the middle game of their three-game set on Wednesday with Wandy Rodriguez facing Adam Wainwright. It will be the first start for Rodriguez since late April as he has been on the DL. He is 1-4 in his career against St. Louis with a 5.25 ERA.
The Houston Astros return home after a very successful 7-3 road trip to take on the division leading Chicago Cubs. Lance Berkman has been tearing up the league and leading the Astros recently, hitting .545 during his 17-game hitting streak with 8 home runs and 21 RBIs. The Astros are 11-6 at home this season.
The San Antonio Spurs will hope that the trend of home teams winning in the playoffs continues for at least one more game on Thursday as they host the New Orleans Hornets. The Spurs trail three games to two and must win to send the series back to New Orleans for a Game Seven.
The Atlanta Braves and Philadelphia Phillies will complete their three-game series on Thursday with Chuck James facing Cole Hamels. The Phillies took the first game of the series and the Braves bats came alive in the second game on Wednesday.
The New Orleans Hornets showed the NBA that they are not to be taken lightly as they handled the Dallas Mavericks in the first game of their best of seven series on Saturday. The Hornets will try and make it two straight on Tuesday. Chris Paul had 35 points and 10 assists to lead New Orleans to the 104-92 win in game one.
The Boston Celtics finished with the best record in the NBA this season with 66 wins but everything starts over now that the playoffs begin. The Celtics will begin against the team with the worst record that made the playoffs, the Atlanta Hawks. Atlanta is playing in the postseason for the first time since 1999.
The marquee pitching matchup on Friday takes place in Philadelphia as Cole Hamels and the Phillies host Johan Santana and the Mets. It should be a classic matchup between two of the best pitchers in baseball. “They both have a devastating changeup. Santana has a little more experience, with a couple of Cy Youngs, and Cole is still getting to a point where he wants to be