Archive | March, 2016

Sweet 16 Preview Part 2: The Midwest & The East Betting Picks

Malcolm Brogdon - Sweet 16 Preview & PicksIt’s almost time for the tip-off of Thursday’s Sweet 16 games, previews for which can be found here. So while you’re preparing for those games and watching them, here’s some light reading to get you ready for Friday’s games, day two of the Sweet 16.

After previewing the West and South regions in part one, let’s take a look at the other side of the bracket, starting with the Midwest. more …

Sweet 16 Preview Part 1: The South & The West Betting Picks

Daniel Ochefu - Sweet 16 Preview & PicksGiven just how crazy-spectacular the first week of the NCAA March Madness tournament was, complete with eight buzzer-beaters, a whole lot of drama, elation and with that, corresponding heartbreak, it’s hard to believe that it was in fact, just the first week and just the first two rounds.

For a lot of people, the meat and bones of the tournament hasn’t even started yet and that of course is the more …

NBA: Golden State Warriors at San Antonio Spurs Preview, Picks & Predictions

Tim Duncan - Warriors v Spurs PreviewThe San Antonio Spurs welcome the Golden State Warriors to AT&T Center for a Saturday night showdown that is not to be missed (8.30pm ET on ABC). There is no doubt January’s first meeting, a 120-90 point drubbing in favor of the Warriors, is on their mind. Beyond that however, the Spurs are looking toward the postseason for the 19th year in a row.

A win against Golden State not only evens the head-to-head with two more more …

March Madness Preview & Picks: Round One Breakdown

March Madness Preview & PicksLet the madness, the March Madness, begin! That’s right, it’s that time of year again and of course that means the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship tournament.

It is considered one of the top U.S. sporting events on the calendar, second only to the Super Bowl as 64 of the best college basketball teams in the country are pitted head-to-head for the right to be crowned champion. more …

NBA: Chicago Bulls at Washington Wizards Predictions, Preview, Picks

Jimmy Butler - Bulls at Wizards PicksThe NBA season has less than 20 games remaining, with every last contest important. That goes doubly so for the showdown between the Washington Wizards and Chicago Bulls, separated by just 2.5 games in the standings (7pm ET Wednesday).

As of standings from Monday night, the Bulls, who are coming off of a critical and close victory over the more …

Big 12 Championship Tournament Preview, Predictions & Betting Picks

Buddy Hield - Big 12 Championship PicksWith six teams in the top 25 in the AP rankings and seven in the top-30 in terms of RPI (Ratings Percentage Index), a tool used by the NCAA Selection Committee to evaluate teams, there is no denying that the Big 12 was college basketball’s best conference in the 2015-16 season.

So look no further than the Big 12 championship tournament, which kicks off Wednesday, as the one that is more …

ACC Championship Tournament Preview with Betting Picks & Predictions

Malcolm Brogdon - ACC Championship Preview & PicksThe ACC has played its final regular season game and has crowned its regular season conference basketball champion. Now, all that remains is the ACC Championship Tournament which looks to have one of the deepest fields in recent memory and one of the deepest of the tournaments this year (Tuesday-Saturday).

Everything kicks off in Washington DC’s Verizon Center on Tuesday with more …

NBA: Chicago Bulls at Miami Heat Preview, Picks, Predictions

Joe Johnson - Chicago Bulls at Miami Heat PicksJust 2.5 games in the standings separate the third place Miami Heat from the eighth place Chicago Bulls in the highly contested Eastern Conference. These two teams prepare to play each other today with quite a lot on the line as the NBA season enters into its final stretch (7.30pm ET, Tuesday).

The Bulls have had their ups and downs this season and once again been more …