Archive | December, 2018

NBA Betting Preview: Golden State Warriors vs Phoenix Suns Predictions & Picks

Klay Thompson: Golden State Warriors vs Phoenix Suns PredictionsThe 24-13 Golden State Warriors and 9-28 Phoenix Suns are currently at opposite ends of the Western Conference standings. But their game against each other tonight might not be as lopsided as you think (9pm ET Monday, New Year’s Eve).

The two-time defending champion Warriors have not been close to the dominant team they were for much of more …

NFL: Indianapolis Colts vs Tennessee Titans Predictions, Preview & Betting Picks

Andrew Luck: Indianapolis Colts vs Tennessee Titans PredictionsThe 2018 NFL regular season has come to an end and the league has seen fit to save the best for last. Flexed into today’s Sunday night timeslot (8:20 PM ET on NBC) is the game between the Tennessee Titans and Indianapolis Colts, and it truly is a ‘win and in’ scenario.

Both teams are in position to more …

NFL: Chicago Bears vs Minnesota Vikings Predictions, Picks & Betting Preview

Kirk Cousins: Chicago Bears vs Minnesota Vikings PredictionsIt’s week 17 in the NFL and while the postseason picture is mainly set there are still a few games left on today’s slate with huge playoff implications. One is between the Chicago Bears and Minnesota Vikings (4:25 PM ET Sunday on FOX), which could determine postseason fates for both teams involved.

Depending on what happens in an more …

Premier League Soccer: Liverpool vs Arsenal Predictions, Picks & Betting Preview

Xherdan Shaqiri: Liverpool vs Arsenal PredictionsLiverpool head the English soccer Premier League table at the campaign’s halfway stage and will seek to end the calendar year on a further high with victory at home to Arsenal on Saturday (12:30pm ET).

The last couple of matchdays could barely have gone better for Liverpool. Wins away to Wolverhampton Wanderers and at more …

Premier League Soccer: Everton vs Tottenham Preview, Predictions & Betting Picks

Mauricio Pochettino: Everton vs Spurs PredictionsThe two teams with the most hectic Christmas schedules begin the festive period by squaring off when Everton host Tottenham Hotspur in the English soccer Premier League at Goodison Park on Sunday (11am ET).

All of the Premier League’s teams will take part in four matches over the course of the next week and a more …

NBA Betting Preview: Milwaukee Bucks vs Detroit Pistons Picks & Predictions

Giannis Antetokounmpo: Milwaukee Bucks vs Detroit Pistons PredictionsTwo of the top six teams in the NBA’s Eastern Conference will square off in Detroit today as the 19-9 Milwaukee Bucks visit the 14-13 Detroit Pistons (7 p.m. ET Monday).

The Bucks have had their struggles since a 7-0 start, but they are still chugging along with the NBA’s best point differential (plus-9.0 per game). Milwaukee is both an elite offense and defense due to more …

NBA Betting Preview: Sacramento Kings vs Dallas Mavericks Predictions & Picks

Willie Cauley-Stein: Sacramento Kings vs Dallas Mavericks PredictionsThe NBA’s Western Conference is deeper than ever. Several of the conference’s lottery teams from last year have gotten off to unexpectedly strong seasons, and only the 5-24 Phoenix Suns have a record worse than 13-15.

Two of the most pleasant surprises, the 15-13 Sacramento Kings and 15-12 Dallas Mavericks, will get a chance to more …

NFL Preview: New England Patriots vs Pittsburgh Steelers Predictions & Betting Picks

Stephen Gostkowski: New England Patriots vs Pittsburgh Steelers PredictionsThe NFL season is coming down to the wire and that means it is time for the (9-4) New England Patriots and the (7-5-1) Pittsburgh Steelers to have their seemingly annual showdown today (4.25pm ET Sunday, live on CBS).

While these teams don’t meet this time every year, it has certainly become somewhat common to see them more …

Premier League Betting Preview: Liverpool vs Man Utd Predictions & Picks

Alisson: Liverpool vs Man Utd PredictionsLiverpool will be desperate to maintain their position atop the English soccer Premier League table by defeating historical rivals Manchester United at Anfield on Sunday (11am ET).

Liverpool secured a 4-0 win away to Bournemouth last weekend, which, in combination with Manchester City’s loss at more …

NFL Betting Preview: Los Angeles Chargers vs Kansas City Chiefs Predictions & Picks

Philip Rivers: LA Chargers vs Kansas City Chiefs PredictionsOne of the biggest highlights of week 15 just so happens to also be the first game we will see as the (10-3) Los Angeles Chargers head to Arrowhead Stadium today to face the (11-2) Kansas City Chiefs with first place in the AFC West on the line (8.20PM ET Thursday live on FOX).

It’s hard to believe after the more …

NBA Preview: Portland Trail Blazers vs Houston Rockets Betting Predictions & Picks

Chris Paul: Portland Trail Blazers vs Houston Rockets PredictionsTwo of the Western Conference’s top three playoff seeds from last season will square off in Houston today. This contest will be between the 11-14 Houston Rockets and the 15-11 Portland Trail Blazers, two teams that aren’t playing their best basketball at the moment (8 p.m. ET Tuesday on NBA TV).

Sure, Portland is on a more …

NBA Betting Preview: Washington Wizards vs Indiana Pacers Predictions & Picks

Domantas Sabonis: Washington Wizards vs Indiana Pacers PredictionsThe 16-10 Indiana Pacers are on a three-game winning streak without All-Star Victor Oladipo and are starting to knock on the door of the East’s elite teams in the standings. Today, they’ll be challenged by the 11-15 Washington Wizards in Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis (7 p.m. ET Monday).

Indiana is a deep team and more …

English Premier League Soccer: Chelsea vs Man City Predictions, Betting Preview & Picks

Ruben Loftus-CheekA Chelsea side looking to get back on track following a couple of recent wobbles face the worst possible opponents when they host all-conquering reigning Premier League soccer champions Manchester City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday (12:30pm ET).

Maurizio Sarri and Pep Guardiola are both coaches with a commitment to possession-based and more …

NBA Betting Preview: Philadelphia 76ers vs Toronto Raptors Predictions & Picks

Jimmy Butler: Philadelphia 76ers vs Toronto Raptors PredictionsThe top two teams in the East by total wins square off in Toronto today, as the 20-5 Toronto Raptors host the 17-8 Philadelphia 76ers (8 p.m. ET Wednesday on ESPN).

Both teams come into this game playing excellent basketball over the past few weeks. Toronto was on an eight-game winning streak before losing at home to the Denver Nuggets on Monday. Philadelphia has more …

Golf Betting Preview: QBE Shootout Odds Guide, Picks & Predictions

Billy Horschel: QBE Shootout predictionsThe curtain comes down on the 2018 golfing year this week with an event that hasn’t always been taken seriously by the big players, the QBE Shootout.

This time around, however, we have a competitive field that includes some of the most successful golfers of 2018 so the betting market for the QBE Shootout is well worth a look. more …

NBA Betting Preview: San Antonio Spurs at Utah Jazz Predictions & Picks

LaMarcus Aldridge: San Antonio Spurs vs Utah Jazz PredictionsYou may not have expected to see the San Antonio Spurs and Utah Jazz occupying bottom-four seeds in the Western Conference this season. But, through more than one-fourth of the season, that’s where the 11-12 Spurs and 11-13 Jazz are stuck.

Today, both teams will attempt to start a move upward in the crowded Western Conference in a more …

Monday Night NFL: Washington Redskins vs Philadelphia Eagles Predictions, Preview & Betting Picks

Colt McCoyFollowing the Dallas Cowboys’ Thursday night victory, the (6-5) Washington Redskins and (5-6) Philadelphia Eagles watched their hopes of winning the NFC East take a hit. It is do-or-die time for these rivals as the loser of tonight’s game will most likely be kissing their playoff hopes goodbye (8:15 PM ET Monday).

For the past few weeks, fans in more …

Premier League Soccer: Liverpool vs Everton Predictions, Preview & Betting Picks

Jurgen KloppLiverpool should not expect to have everything their own way when they host Everton in the Merseyside Derby at Anfield on Sunday (11:15am ET).

Jurgen Klopp’s side come into the match on the back of a 1-2 defeat to Paris Saint-Germain in midweek that put their continued participation in the Champions League in serious doubt. Nothing less than more …