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There will be three former Super Bowl MVPs on the field in Super Bowl XLVI between the New England Patriots and New York Giants but the only double-winner is the runaway pick as top betting choice for this year.
Tom Brady is +115, by far the shortest Super Bowl MVP odds on the board at 5Dimes. His counterpart, the MVP of Super Bowl 42 four years ago, is Eli Manning...
The AFC and the NFC will meet on the gridiron in Hawaii on Sunday for the annual Pro Bowl in the second-to-last NFL betting event of the season.
The NFC is currently a 4-point favorite at BetOnline, and the total is currently set at 73.5. While this is obviously a high total by ordinary football standards, the Pro Bowl almost always tends to be a high-scoring...
The Boston Celtics will take on the Orlando Magic for the second time this week when they hit the floor in Florida on Thursday.
The Celtics' defense smothered the Magic when the teams met in Boston on Monday night, as they won 87-56 as a 7-point underdog. The combined score of that contest was an easy UNDER result.
On Tuesday, the Detroit Tigers were a 14/1 longshot to win the 2012 World Series.
Their starting catcher Victor Martinez blew out his ACL and nobody expected Justin Verlander would be able to carry the team like in 2011.
Then Prince Fielder signed for the princely sum of $214 million over nine years and suddenly the Tigers were 9/1 odds.
Detroit will still chase...
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Underdogs have covered the Super Bowl point spread in 7 of the past 10 game, but the history of Super Bowl betting is marked by plenty of big blowouts as well.
The biggest Super Bowl spreads in history saw one team easily cover 18.5 points (the 49ers blew out the Chargers at Super Bowl XXIX) and one team lose outright in the biggest upset in Super Bowl history...
It all comes down to this. After a long and exciting season of NFL betting, only one game remains on the betting card; the 2012 Super Bowl between the New England Patriots and the New York Giants. Here’s a look at the opening lines for the big game.
New England opens as a 3-point favorite at 5Dimes. Plenty of points are expected from these two talented offenses...
The Los Angeles Lakers will be out for revenge on Wednesday night as they take on the Los Angeles Clippers in NBA betting action.
The Clippers knocked off the Lakers 102-94 when those teams last met on January 14, winning as a 3-point favorite on the NBA odds in that contest. The combined score turned into an OVER result.
A pair of Golden Globe winners are the favorites on the 2012 Oscars board as the first Academy Awards odds were released by the online sportsbooks on Tuesday.
The Artist and The Descendants lead the way on the opening Oscars odds, with The Artist the 2/7 favorite at BOVADA to win the gold statue in the Best Picture category and The Descendants next at 7/2 odds...
Odds for the upcoming UFC on Fox 2 fight card are available, and as expected Rashad Evans is favored to win in the main event. MMA betting fans will also have a chance to bet on a heavily-favored Chael Sonnen, who will step into the Octagon against the solid kickboxing skills of Michael Bisping.
LeBron James will go up against his old team on Tuesday night as the Miami Heat host the Cleveland Cavaliers in NBA betting action.
The Cavaliers took the most recent meeting between these teams, winning 102-90 at home as a 13.5-point underdog last March. The Heat, though, are 3-2 SU and 2-3 ATS in the last five matchups.
A day after visiting the White House the Boston Bruins get back to business when they meet the Washington Capitals at the Verizon Center in NHL betting action on Tuesday night.
Washington has a solid 17-6-1 record at home, but Boston is no slouch on the road and has compiled a 15-6-0 record away from TD Garden this season.
As well, the Capitals will be skating...
The theme of Super Bowl 46 betting will be payback and revenge when the New York Giants battle the New England Patriots.
There is the obvious Super Bowl revenge factor for the Patriots, whose perfect season in 2007 was wrecked by the Giants in Super Bowl 42. Patriots fans still squirm at the mention of David Tyree.
The Orlando Magic will be on the road on Monday night for an NBA betting matchup against the struggling Boston Celtics.
The Magic are just 4-6 straight up and 4-5-1 against the spread in their last 10 games against the Celtics including the 2010 playoffs. The OVER/UNDER went 2-7-1 over those 10 contests.
The Lakers will look to close out their week with a win on Sunday night as they host the Pacers in an NBA betting matchup in L.A.
Indiana has only managed to win three of its past 10 games against the Lakers, although they were slightly better at 4-6 ATS in those contests. The OVER has paid off in five of the past six matchups.
The Nuggets will take on an old teammate on Saturday as they play Carmelo Anthony and the Knicks in NBA betting action in New York.
The Knicks covered the posted spread in each of their last five games against the Nuggets, although they won only two of those games straight up. The OVER/UNDER in those contests went 3-2.
The least likely Super Bowl scenario is the Ravens vs the Giants, which would be a repeat of Super Bowl XLV when Baltimore crushed New York.
If you bet that today and both the Ravens and Giants win Sunday, it’s a 12/1 payout.
It’s just one of dozens of prop bets on the NFL conference final odds menu, according to BOVADA. For the record, they made a Patriots...
The Atlanta Hawks will be in Philadelphia on Friday night for a marquee NBA betting matchup on the road against the Sixers.
The Hawks and Sixers have played to five OVER results in their past six meetings. As well, Philadelphia has picked up an ATS victory in four of the last five games between the teams.
A matinee between the New York Rangers and the Boston Bruins will lead off a busy Saturday of NHL betting action this weekend.
These are the two top teams in the Eastern Conference, but it’s the first head-to-head meeting this season between the clubs. Boston will likely be a home favorite in this contest at 5Dimes, but expect the Rangers to get lots of attention...
Duke has won 44 straight games at Cameron Indoor and 12 straight against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons - small wonder they are favored by such a huge margin Thursday in ACC betting action.
After jumping four points in the latest AP poll, the Blue Devils could be primed for a letdown here, especially with such a huge NCAA basketball point spread. They should win...
Two powers will meet on the hardwood on Thursday night as the Miami Heat host the Los Angeles Lakers in an NBA betting matchup.
The Heat are riding a three-game winning streak against the Lakers into Thursday's meeting, although the teams have split their last 10 matchups 5-5. Miami went 8-2 ATS over those last 10 contests.
If you enjoy defensive battles and road underdogs, history tells us you won’t enjoy conference championship weekend.
Because if recent trends hold true and the number-crunching OddsShark.com NFL prediction computer is correct, the Patriots and 49ers will win and the games will go over the total.
That is the NFL betting trend in the past five playoff seasons with...
The Dallas Mavericks will be at the Staples Center once again on Wednesday night as they take on the Clippers in NBA betting action.
Dallas hasn't lost to the Clippers since November 2008, going 10-0 straight up and 6-3-1 against the posted NBA odds in the past 10 games between the teams. The OVER/UNDER went 5-5 in those contests.
After making short work of Tim Tebow and the Denver Broncos last weekend, the New England Patriots will look to continue their run as the top dog on Bovada’s NFL betting line. Listed as early -7.5 favorites against the AFC North champion Baltimore Ravens, it’s hard not to buy in to the possibility of another Pats Super Bowl.
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