Archive | June, 2015

MLB: Pittsburgh Pirates vs Detroit Tigers Preview

Gerrit ColeWith just under half of the MLB season in the books, the NL Wildcard leading Pittsburgh Pirates travel to Comerica Park today to take on the Detroit Tigers, who sit in third place in the AL Central, for a three-game series (starting 7.05pm ET, Tuesday).

The Pirates have had a tough season for a number of reasons not the least of which is the St Louis Cardinals. Once again at the top of more …

Tennis: Wimbledon Preview & Betting Picks

Novak DjokovicThe most prestigious tennis tournament of the grand slam season, the Wimbledon Championships, begins June 29th and continues through July 12th and here USAbetting.com previews both men’s and women’s sections with our picks and predictions.

Pre-tournament odds favor men’s defending champion, Novak Djokovic (pictured) to take home his third Wimbledon title. In the women’s section, Serena Williams is more …

MLB: Washington Nationals vs Atlanta Braves Series Preview

Alex WoodThe NL East-leading (37-33) Washington Nationals enter into a pivotal series against the third place (35-35) Atlanta Braves today (game one is 7pm ET, Tuesday). Only two games separate the Nationals from the Braves and with the All Star break fast approaching, both teams will look to end the month of June with the divisional lead.

The series opens with Alex Wood (pictured) on the mound in game one for the more …

NBA Finals: Cleveland Cavaliers at Golden State Warriors Game 5 Preview

David LeeAfter trading games three and four in Cleveland, the NBA Finals are all tied up at two games apiece. The series heads back to Oakland and here’s our Cleveland Cavaliers at Golden State Warriors game five preview (8pm ET, Sunday on ABC).

After the first two games were split, the Cleveland Cavaliers entered game three with renewed purpose and a looming sense of more …

NBA Finals: Golden State Warriors at Cleveland Cavaliers Game 3 Preview

Klay ThompsonAfter two thrilling overtime games between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors, the NBA Finals are tied at one game apiece. The series heads to Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland for game three and the intrigue is at an all-time high (9pm ET, Tuesday, June 9 on ABC).

Over the past two games, it’s proven that 48 minutes is not enough time to more …

Women’s World Cup Soccer Preview: USA to justify favoritism

Christie RamponeFor the next month all eyes will be on Canada for the 2015 Women’s Soccer World Cup, the seventh ever held by FIFA (June 6th – July 5th).

This will be the biggest cup to date, with the field expanded from 16 to 24 teams. It will feature six groups representing six qualifying regions with eight countries making their world cup debuts. Current odds have the more …