Archive | May, 2013

NHL Picks: Chicago Blackhawks vs LA Kings Game One Preview

More than any other sport in America, there is something to be said about playoff hockey. The atmosphere is electric, the play is elevated and the emotions are high. There is a storyline in every series and almost always is there history to go along with it. more …

Preview & Betting Picks: Miami Heat v Indiana Pacers Game 3

Lebron James

Lebron James: winning basket in game 1

After unceremoniously being ousted by the Miami Heat in the first round of the 2012 Eastern Conference playoffs, the Indiana Pacers are optimistic that they can avoid the same fate in 2013 (Game 3: 8.30pm ET, Sunday).

While the teams and most of the players are the same, the situations are different as this year the winning team will go more …

Detroit Tigers vs Texas Rangers Preview & Picks

Miguel Cabrera

Cabrera: best pure hitter

In one of the more highly contested match-ups of the season, the defending American League Champions, the Detroit Tigers, face off against their arch-rivals, the 2010 and 2011 AL champs, the Texas Rangers (8.05pm ET, Sunday).

The teams began a four-game series on Thursday night and will culminate with a showdown on ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball as two aces, Detroit’s Doug Fister and Texas’ Derek Holland face off. more …

Chicago Bulls v Miami Heat Game 3 Preview with Betting Picks

With a rich playoff history that has recently developed into a rivalry, the Miami Heat prepare to face off against the Chicago Bulls in game three of the Eastern Conference Semifinals (8.05pm ET, Friday). With the series tied at one game apiece, Chicago will have a chance to close it out at home as the series heads to the United Center for games three, four and five. more …