Archive | June, 2018

World Cup Preview: Mexico vs Brazil Predictions & Betting Picks

Tite: Mexico vs Brazil PredictionsMexico just about made it out of their World Cup group and now face a very stiff test of their credentials when they take on Brazil in the last 16 in Samara on Monday (10:00am ET).

Victories over reigning champions Germany and then South Korea had put Mexico in a strong position not only to more …

F1 Betting Preview: Austrian Grand Prix Picks & Predictions

Esteban Ocon: Austrian Grand Prix PredictionsLewis Hamilton can be fancied to build on his victory in France last weekend by topping the podium once more as the Formula One paddocks travels east to Spielberg for this weekend’s Austrian Grand Prix (Race: Sunday, 9:10am ET).

Hamilton qualified on pole position and then recorded a comfortable win in France. Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel ran into more …

NBA Prop Bets: Rookie of the Year 2018-19 Predictions, Preview & Betting Picks

Trae Young: Rookie of Year PredictionsLast Thursday, 60 new players entered the NBA in the annual rookie draft. This year’s crop of new players is supposed to be a deep group that should produce a lot of immediate contributors.

There are several players who have a legitimate chance at winning Rookie of the Year from this group. The odds produced by more …

Golf Betting Preview: Quicken Loans National Predictions & Picks

Tiger WoodsFollowing an intense two weeks of action on the PGA Tour, things are a little quieter this week as we prepare for the Quicken Loans National 2018. This remains a prestigious event, but is one of the newer competitions on the circuit and many of the world’s top golfers are sitting it out.

There are some exceptions and more …

World Cup Match Preview: Mexico vs. Sweden Predictions & Betting Picks

Carlos Vela: Mexico vs. Sweden PredictionsMexico have won both of their matches so far at Russia 2018 but that hasn’t yet secured them a place in the last 16 of the World Cup ahead of their final group-stage fixture against Sweden in Ekaterinburg on Wednesday (10am ET).

Mexico defeated South Korea on Saturday and their place in the next round looked secure at more …

MLB Betting Preview: LA Dodgers vs New York Mets Predictions & Picks Verdict

Alex Wood: LA Dodgers vs New York Mets PredictionsFollowing a less than successful road trip through Atlanta, Arizona and Colorado, the New York Mets aim to get back on track in their upcoming home stand, which begins with a three game series against the Los Angeles Dodgers today (7.05pm ET Friday, June 22-24).

Finding themselves 11.5 games out of more …

NBA Draft 2018: Prop Bets Predictions, Picks & Preview

Mikal Bridges: NBA Draft Prop Bet PredictionsThe annual NBA draft takes place today, Thursday. Each of the league’s teams will attempt to improve their rosters by selecting prospects that they deem the best choice for their squad.

The 2018 class is supposedly one of the better crops in recent memory, which raises the stakes for the evening. more …

World Cup Preview: South Korea vs Mexico Predictions & Betting Picks

Miguel Layun: South Korea vs Mexico PredictionsOn the back of their unexpected victory over Germany, Mexico can take a big step towards qualifying for the World Cup knockout rounds by repeating the trick against South Korea in Rostov on Saturday (11am ET).

Mexico surprised the World Cup holders with a superb performance in Moscow. Juan Carlos Osorio’s plan was more …

F1 Betting Preview: French Grand Prix Predictions & Picks

Sebastian Vettel: French Grand Prix PredictionsThe battle at the top of the drivers’ championship is almost perfectly balanced as F1 returns, after a long absence, to a country with a rich history in the sport at this weekend’s French Grand Prix (Race: Sunday, 10:10am ET).

The first ever Grand Prix was held in France in 1906 and it had an uninterrupted position on the Formula One calendar between more …

NBA Betting Predictions: Where Will Kawhi Leonard Play in 2018-19?

Kawhi Leonard: Where He Will Play PredictionsNothing of note has actually happened yet in this NBA offseason, but the rumor mill has still been active. The biggest storyline of the past week surrounds San Antonio Spurs superstar Kawhi Leonard.

Leonard sat out nearly the entire 2017-18 season with a quadriceps injury amidst rumors that he was frustrated with how more …

Golf Betting Preview: Travelers Championship Predictions & Betting Picks

Jordan Spieth: Travelers Championship PredictionsUnlike other post-major tournaments, the Travelers Championship has a tendency to draw a strong field and more of the world’s top golfers look to play rather than take a break following the rigors of the US Open.

This week is no exception so, after the lottery of Shinnecock Hills last week, we will hope for more …

NBA Futures Betting: Where Will Paul George Play in 2018-19?

Paul GeorgeThe top two free agents this NBA offseason are LeBron James and Kevin Durant. We still have no idea what James will do, and Durant is all but a sure thing to return to the Golden State Warriors.

After that, though, the best prize available is Paul George. The Oklahoma City Thunder swingman is an more …

World Cup: Germany vs Mexico Match Preview, Predictions & Picks

Jesus Gallardo: Germany vs Mexico PredictionsMexico get their soccer World Cup campaign underway when they take on holders Germany at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on Sunday (11am ET).

In many ways, it is good for Mexico to get their hardest match of the group out of the way first up, as it will leave them clear as to what they need to do in their subsequent fixtures against more …

NBA 2018-19 Futures Betting: NBA Championship Predictions, Preview & Picks

Chris Paul: NBA Championship PredictionsNo NBA player movement has happened yet this offseason, but odds for the NBA championship are already posted with two of the top sportsbooks. While it’s true that the draft, free agency and trades will change the landscape of the league, we can still have a pretty good idea which teams will be among the best in the league next year.

This NBA Championship 2018-19 preview will more …

Golf Preview: US Open Predictions & Betting Picks 2018

Rickie Fowler: US Open PredictionsThe action on golf’s PGA Tour has been intensifying in the last few weeks with strong fields at big events and it has all been building to the second Major of 2018. The US Open starts this Thursday at Shinnecock Hills on New York City’s Long Island and naturally, the world’s best players are all here.

Brooks Koepka is the more …

NBA Betting Picks: No.1 Overall Draft Pick Preview & Predictions

DeAndre Ayton: No.1 Draft Pick PredictionsThe 2017-18 NBA season is officially in the books. Most of the playoffs were tightly contested and entertaining, but they ended with the Golden State Warriors sweeping the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals. Those teams have now met in four straight Finals series and Golden State has won three of those series.

There is hope that this more …

Soccer Betting Preview: Denmark vs Mexico Predictions & Picks

Hector HerreraMexico take part in their final pre-World Cup friendly when they travel to face fellow qualifiers Denmark in Brondby on Saturday (2pm ET).

Mexico signed off in front of their own supporters with a 1-0 win against Scotland on Saturday. Giovani Dos Santos scored the only goal of the game as El Tri were unable to make their more …

F1 Betting Preview: Canadian Grand Prix Predictions & Picks

Lewis Hamilton: Canadian Grand Prix PredictionsLewis Hamilton will hope to extend his lead at the top of the Formula One drivers’ championship with victory at one of his favorite circuits at this weekend’s Canadian Grand Prix (Race: Sunday, 2.10pm ET).

Hamilton is a master of the Montreal track, having won there on six occasions, just once less than the more …

Golf Betting Preview: St Jude Classic Predictions & Picks

Phil Mickelson: St Jude Classic PredictionsWe are just one week away from golf’s second Major of the season so while the countdown is firmly on for the US Open, starting on June 14, another strong field is assembling at TPC Southwind in Tennessee for the St Jude Classic.

It has been held every year since 1958 and is a lucrative tournament in its own right while it also offers that more …