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Week No. 3 of the NFL preseason is typically viewed as the final dress rehearsal for teams, who frequently play their starters up until halftime. That mentality hasn’t played out in the results, however, as larger favorites have been dismal against the spread. Favorites of six points or more are just 6-12 against the number in Week 3 since the start of the 2003 season.
The Dodgers’ head into Monday night’s game off a 3-2 loss to Philadelphia as 105 road underdog, but they remain the hottest team in the Majors with a 10-1 record in their last 11 games. This team has been on an incredible winning run since late June and has now opened a 7.5-game lead over Arizona in the NL West with an overall record of 72-51.
The Dallas Cowboys didn’t make their pro football betting backers at BetAnySports happy in 2012, going just 6-10 against the number. Meanwhile, the Miami Dolphins had their third 7-9 season (straight-up, that is) in the last four years. These teams clash in the Hall of Fame Game, kicking off the NFL pre-season, slated for 8 PM ET on Sunday at Fawcett Stadium in Canton, Ohio.
The first half of the 2013 MLB betting season comes to a close on Sunday Night Baseball with the Chicago Cubs and the St. Louis Cardinals duking it out under the lights at Wrigley Field.
Lord Stanley’s Cup will be in the house at the TD Garden on Monday night, as the Chicago Blackhawks have a chance to claim it with a win. They’ll take on the Boston Bruins in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Finals.
The Atlanta Falcons finally took the big leap last year and emerged as a contender instead of a pretender. Quarterback Matt Ryan took the role as leader to an entirely new level, guiding this team deep into the playoffs.
Miami suddenly finds itself in an early must-win situation in these NBA Finals after getting routed 113-77 on Tuesday night as a two-point road underdog in Game 3. It now trails the Spurs two games to one heading into Thursday’s crucial Game 4.
Despite cruising to the Western Conference title with a 12-2 straight-up (10-4 against the spread) record in series victories over the Los Angeles Lakers, Golden State and Memphis, the Spurs came into the NBA Finals as +195 underdogs on the series price.
After an extended nine-day layoff as a result of a four-game sweep over Memphis in the Western Conference Finals, San Antonio will be back in action on Thursday night in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. The Spurs are hoping to pick-up where they left off after going 12-2 straight-up and 10-4 against the spread in their first 14 playoff games this year.
The home team has won all three series on the NHL betting lines here in the Western Conference Finals, and on Thursday, the Los Angeles Kings and the Chicago Blackhawks are going to be doing battle with one another in the pivotal Game 4 of this series.