Tag Archives: handicapping
JUNE 29TH, 2013
Brazil vs. Spain Confederations Cup Picks
Matchup: Brazil vs. Spain Date/Time: June 30th, 6:00 p.m. ET Television: ESPN Soccer Betting Odds from WagerWeb Sportsbook Asian Handicap: Brazil pk (-120) Total: 2.5 (Over +110) Two of the biggest powerhouses in the world are going to be squaring off in soccer betting action in the finale of the Confederations Cup on Sunday night, as Brazil takes on S.....
MAY 24TH, 2013
Handicapping the MLB Odds: Umpire Report for May 24th, 2013
Batter up! Umpires do a heck of a lot more than just call balls and strikes. Each one of those calls has an effect on how the end result of a game pans out. Join us today at Bang the Book, as we look at some of the most notable trends involving umpires thus far this season. It's amazing to think that Angel Hernandez is still cranking out the 'over' games lef.....
DECEMBER 19TH, 2012
NFL Betting Strategies: Throwing in the Towel
It is the point in the NFL season where certain teams are just waiting for the season to wind down so they can get it over with. Several of these teams were on display in Week 15 and if a handicapper can point them out it will turn into a big payday into the future. Finding these teams is not always easy as sometimes a team you think will fall flat will s.....
DECEMBER 16TH, 2012
NFL Super Contest Picks From the Las Vegas Hilton Week 15
The NFL Super contest is winding down but there is no clear winner as several handicappers are still vying to be known as the best football handicapper in the world. With a tight leaderboard things got much more interesting this week as this is the first week of the min-contest held at the end of the year. For early bird signups the last few weeks of the .....
DECEMBER 8TH, 2012
NFL Super Contest Picks From the Las Vegas Hilton Week 14
The NFL Super Contest is not disappointing this season as some of the best football handicappers in the world is facing off to hold the title as the best handicapper in the world. Every year the LV Hilton holds the contest and it becomes more and more popular every year. This year has no exception as handicappers from all over the world showed up to pla.....
DECEMBER 6TH, 2012
NFL Week 14 Injury Report
When it comes to betting on football there is no piece of information as crucial as the injury report. The injury report lists in detail the players that are banged up heading into the week. One player could make all the difference on the field as teams can suffer a super setback without a pivotal player on the field. Week 14 is no exception as several pl.....
OCTOBER 10TH, 2012
SEC Football Week 7 Handicapping Guide
While No.1 Alabama remained idle last week there was a major shake-up in the SEC as a result of a couple of upsets. South Carolina moved up to No.3 in the latest AP poll with its dominating victory over Georgia, which is now No.14. Florida made an even bigger jump to No.4 after beating LSU. The Tigers fell from fourth to No.9. Mississippi State moved-up a co.....
MAY 2ND, 2012
The Insider’s Handicapping Guide to the NBA Playoffs
The Insider’s Handicapping Guide to the NBA Playoffs The quest for this season’s NBA Championship got underway this weekend with four first-round matchups in both the Eastern and Western Conference. The following is few betting trends for each of the eight matchups to help handicap the games. Eastern Conference No.8 Philadelphia 76ers vs. No.1.....
FEBRUARY 10TH, 2010
Big Fella on course for National bid
A return visit to Aintree for the John Smith's Grand National has been top of the agenda for Big Fella Thanks ever since his fine effort in finishing sixth in the race in 2009, writes Elliot Slater. Paul Nicholls' progressive eight-year-old gelding made tremendous strides up the staying chasing ranks last term winning the Sky Bet Chase at Doncast.....
FEBRUARY 8TH, 2010
Kalahari hot for Champion glory
If, as trainer Ferdy Murphy suggested, Kalahari King was not 100 per cent fit going into last Saturday's big handicap chase at Doncaster, then his rivals for next month's Queen Mother Champion Chase must be wondering if they can cope with this fast improving performer, writes Elliot Slater. Carrying top weight of 11st 12lbs and returning after an absence of .....