Forget about those new fangled and very annoying Swiffer gadgets. Get out the old fashion corn brooms as the Los Angeles Kings are on the verge of their second straight National Hockey League postseason sweep. After dusting off the No. 1 seeded Vancouver Canucks 4-1 in the quarterfinals, then sweeping the No. 2 ranked St. Louis Blues in the semifinal round, the Kings are looking to put away the Phoenix Coyotes in the Western Conference Final today.
When it comes to sports betting action, nothing is quite as exciting as a Game 7 of a playoff series. Whether it is the NBA quarterfinals, the MLB League Championships, or an NHL semifinal contest, does not matter. Sports handicappers, along with popular online betting websites, get ramped up for these contests. An NHL Game Seven is now just hours away!
Looking past Derby favorites, such as Bodemeister and Union Rags, today we focus in on a couple of long shots with a chance during the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby. 20 Championship contending thoroughbreds will head to the post at 6:24 PM ET on Saturday, May 5, 2012, from legendary Churchill Downs in Louisville, KY. Everyone loves an underdog!
One of the biggest weekends of the 2012 National Football League season is history as the NFL 2012 College Draft is now in the record books. What once was a one-day event, meant for NFL teams to stock up on talent they could train and mold, has become a full weekend party and the college players selected are often expected to step up and contribute immediately.
As the 66 game abbreviated version of the 2011-12 National Basketball Association season is down to the short strokes, today we take a look at the possible 2012 NBA Eastern Conference playoff betting schedule. While the eight playoff spots have all been clinched in the East, there could be some positioning movement prior to regular season conclusion on Thursday night.
Epic NHL Eastern Conference first round playoff betting action is on tap as the 2011-12 National Hockey League postseason is set to begin. Today we take a look at the Beasts in the East as puck wagering fanatics gear up for the best time of the year – exciting times indeed!
With the start of the 2012 Major League Baseball season now just days away, today we take a look at the betting lines set for teams to win the American League West. Top online sportsbooks are offering these future bets along with a ton of other team and player props!
Once the darlings of the National Football League, after the Katrina Hurricane tragedy, the New Orleans Saints are in NFL Commissioner Roger Goddell’s doghouse due to major rule violations by the club. The force of the blow sent shock waves across the league. How this will play out – from an NFL 2012 handicapping standpoint, is anyone’s guess at this point.
Playoff positions will be on the line the rest of the way as the National Basketball Association has reached the halfway point of the lockout shortened 2011-12 season. Today we take a look at the NBA Eastern Conference that has some surprise teams in various divisional title races.
If it seems like the list of Super Bowl betting options gets longer each year, that’s because it does. From the length of the singing of the National Anthem, to the coin toss, to political predictions, and cross over sports wagering, bettors will wager billions on Super Bowl XLVI.
Today we bring you NFL 2011 Divisional Playoff news featuring the New England Patriots vs. Denver Broncos AFC battle. If the religious movement as made it into the NFL New York offices, bet the farm on the Broncos. We see the Patriots pummeling the Broncos here.
We get the last Monday Night Football contest of the 2011 NFL season tonight as the New Orleans Saints host the Atlanta Falcons. This NFC South action is brimming with playoff implications for both teams. A Division Title and playoff positioning is on the line in this on.
Fans of the National Basketball Association get to unwrap an unexpected gift this weekend as the once imperiled 2011-12 NBA is set to begin. After a 161-day lockout, the NBA owners and NBPA agreed to new labor deal that will run for at least six years and possibly up to ten years.
It’s time to go Bowling – NCAA College Football style. Forget about Christmas being the most wonderful season! For fans of the LSU Tigers, Alabama Crimson Tide, and the rest of the college football fraternity, it Bowl Season! The Glidan New Mexico Bowl gets us started.
Pro sports leagues love positive headlines during their off season as it keeps them in the public eye. The latest news coming out of Major League Baseball is the worst publicity they could get. National League 2011 MVP Ryan Braun is in the middle of a nasty drug scandal.
Roundball Fans Rejoice! The NBA lockout is almost officially over as the National Basketball Association is on the verge of lifting their league-wide lockout. It’s back to work for all 30 NBA clubs as training camps are set to open on Friday, December 9, 2011, across the league.
With the Super Bowl Champion Packers looking to stay undefeated, and the Giants in a fight for their playoff lives, this NFC tilt highlights the NFL 2011 Week 13 Action. Green Bay is trying to lock down a playoff bye, while New York is battling for first in the NFC East.
With the Super Bowl XLV Champion Packers out to an 11-0 start Green Bay is well on their way to the 2010 NFC North Division title. The surprising San Francisco 49ers are a win away from the NFC West Division Championship, while the rest NFC playoff picture is a little clouded. The NFC South and NFC East titles, plus the two Wild Card positions, are still up for grabs.
With our Thanksgiving Day football feast digested, we look to the NFL Week 12 Sunday action to reinvigorate our sports betting appetite. There are a couple of big games on the Sunday menu including the Buffalo Bills visiting the New York Jets in an all AFC East Division battle.
NASCAR Nation will be flocking to deep South Florida as the 2011 Nascar Sprint Cup racing season comes to a close this weekend. The Camping World Truck Series Ford 200 revs up the action on Friday night. That will be followed by the Nationwide Series Ford 300 race on Saturday afternoon.