National Hockey League action gets our attention tonight as we check in on what should be a lopsided affair. The Edmonton Oilers, who are on the last game of a marathon east coast road trip, visit the Montreal Canadiens in a West versus East battle. Puck drop is slated for 7:00 PM ET on October 19, 2013, from the Bell Centre in Quebec, Canada. We like the Habs here!
Thursday Night Week 6 National Football League action brings us the Chicago Bears hosting the New York Giants in a National Football Conference battle. The G-Men are still searching for their first win of the season while the Bears have dropped two straight contests. Kickoff is slated for 8:25 PM on October 10, 2013 from historic Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois.
Righting the ship with a solid win on NFL Sunday Night Football, after we missed the mark on the National Football League Kickoff Thursday contest, we look to keep it rolling as we preview the Week 2 Thursday Night battle. We get an all AFC East tilt tonight as the New England Patriots host the New York Jets. Kickoff is slated for 8:25 PM on September 12, 2013, from Gillette Stadium on 1 Patriot Place in Foxboro, MA. We like the Patriots to ground the Jets!
Checking in on one our Major League Baseball preseason chalk teams, who have produced nothing but dust to date, today we preview the National League East Division battle between the Washinton Nations and Miami Marlins. One of those clubs are who we thought they would be – the other um, not so much! First pitch is slated for 7:05 PM ET on Wednesday, August 28, 2013, from Nationals Park in Washington, D.C. We like the wave the Nats have been riding.
Though very excited that National Football League action is back, but not thrilled by preseason wagering of any kind, today we look at NFL 2014 playoff betting with a focus on the NFC Championship futures prices. The NFC West owns top chalk here as the San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahwaks are posted as favorites to play in Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in February 2014! With just 173 sleeps until Super Bowl Sunday – the countdown is on Baby!
Baseball on a lazy Saturday afternoon – seems like a perfect combination to us. Throw a few dollars down on a well researched Free Pick prediction, from the Crew here at Advantage Sports Betting, and you have the cherry for the top. Philadelphia and Detroit play the second contests of a three game Inter-League series in the Motor City today. First pitch flies at 7:08 PM EDT on Saturday, July 27, 2013, from Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. Cruise with the Cats!
A trio of games caught our eye as we were scanning the Friday night Major League Baseball betting board. Three staff aces, David Price from Tampa Bay, Stephen Strasburg from Washington, and Clayton Kershaw from Los Angeles will all toe the rubber during MLB action on July 13, 2013. We like all three pitchers but only one team gets the ASB Best Bet status.
After double checking that we didn’t miss the North American summer, we’re excited to see that pigskins are about to fly in the Great White North. The chase to capture Grey Cup 101 is upon us. Week One of the Canadian Football League opens with Winnipeg battling Montreal as the Blue Bombers host the Alouettes in their brand new stadium. Kick-off for the inaugural CFL season at Investors Group Field in Manitoba, Canada, is scheduled for Thursday, June 27, 2013, at 9:00 PM ET. The current SportsInteraction Grey Cup Futures prices will not last long!
With the National Hockey League and National Basketball Association both on a night off during their postseason play, we turn to the diamonds of Major League Baseball for today’s free pick best bet. Although the MLB schedule isn’t exactly packed with prime possibilities, we like the pitching match-up in the Seattle Mariners vs. Houston Astros contest. First pitch for this battle of the cellar dwellers in the American League West in slated for 10:10 PM EDT on Monday, June 9, 2013, from Safeco Field in Seattle, Washington. We’re Homers in this one!
National Hockey League semifinal playoff action continues as the Boston Bruins and Detroit Red Wings can take the next step towards the Stanley Cup Final with a victory tonight. The New York Rangers and Chicago Blackhawks are both looking to stay alive as they face 3-1 series deficits. It’s an early start in Beantown as the Saturday action begins with a 5:30 PM ET puck drop at the TD Garden Arena. The Hawks better bring some madness to Madison as they host the white hot Wings at 8:00 PM ET on May 25, 2013, at the United Center in Chicago.
MLB American League West action is our focus today as we take a look at the match-up featuring the Los Angeles Angles visiting the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park. The Halos have been a big disappointment so far this season and, with no expectations, the Astros are preforming as we thought they would. First pitch is scheduled for 8:10 PM ET on Tuesday, May 7, 2013, from the Lone Star State. Houston has a lot of problems and we like the Angels here!
With the National Hockey League regular season schedule winding down, today we take a look at the New York Rangers vs. New Jersey Devils battle. An early April swoon has the Devils out of postseason contention while the Rangers are looking to improve their playoff positioning. Puck drop is slated for 3:00 PM ET, on Saturday, April 27, 2013, from the world famous Madison Square Garden in New York, New York. Both teams are playing well – we like the home side.
Two teams marred in early season slumps collide as the Los Angeles Angels host the Houston Astros in their first series as competitors in the newly aligned American League West Division. Much bigger things were expected out of the Angels while the Astros have played as we expected they would – poorly. First pitch flies at 10:05 PM EDT on Friday, April 12, 2013, from Angel Stadium of Anaheim in Southern California. We like the Halo’s to bust out the bats here!
Play Ball! The Boys of Summer are back and help add bulge to the Bodog betting board today. Not seeing anything that peaked our interest in the National Hockey League or the National Basketball Association, we turn to Major League Baseball for today’s handicapping call. One of the best clubs in the Majors wraps up a three game series with one of the worst 2013 MLB teams when the Washington Nationals host the Miami Marlins at 4:05 PM ET on April 4, 2013.
With each of the North American Big Four sports leagues garnering their own attention – plus March Madness about to tip off, it’s a fantastic time to be a sports fan isn’t it? Stories abound in each of the sports but the one that intrigues us the most is the Chicago Blackhawks vs Anaheim Ducks match-up. This battle, between the top two teams in NHL Western Conference, has its puck drop slated for 10:00 PM ET on March 20, 2013, from the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. A playoff atmosphere will definitely be in the air at the Duck Pond tonight!
National Hockey League puck betting action takes center stage today as we preview the Nashville Predators vs Los Angeles Kings Western Conference clash. The Kings are starting to show why they are the defending Stanley Cup champions while the Predators have struggled recently. Game time is slated for 10:30 PM ET on Monday, March 4, 2013, from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. Expect this one to be a tight checking and low scoring affair.
Following a 113 day National Hockey League imposed lockout, puck action will return on Saturday, January 13, 2013, with a 13 game opening day schedule. With this post we take a look at the futures betting odds to win the Stanley Cup. The Penguins are the top favorite followed by the Rangers, Canucks, Blackhawks, and the defending Cup Champion LA Kings.
NCAAF Bowl Season continues as the LSU Tigers clash with the Clemson Tigers in the Chick-fil-A Bowl. These two cats are mirror opposite to each other as LSU is lead by one of the best defensive units in the country while Clemson has one of the most potent offensive attacks. Kickoff for this College Bowl game action is slated for 7:30 PM ET on Monday, December 31, 2012, from the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, GA. Happy New Year Everyone!
Riding an investment streak that’s reeled off five straight winners, we look to keep the momentum rolling as we research and preview the National Football League Week 15 Thursday Night offering. Teams at opposite ends of the playoff scenario spectrum clash as the Cincinnati Bengals battle the Philadelphia Eagles in prime time NFL action. The pigskin flies at 8:20 PM ET on Thursday, December 13, 2012, from Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA.
Closing in on the AFC South Division title, along with sporting the best record in the conference, the Houston Texans travel to Tennessee to battle the Titans in Week 13 National Football League action. Kickoff for this rivalry game is slated for 1:00 PM ET on Sunday, December 2, 2012, from LP Field in Nashville, TN. We like the Texans chances in this one!