Archive | January, 2019

NBA Betting Preview: Milwaukee Bucks at Toronto Raptors Picks & Predictions

Serge Ibaka: Milwaukee Bucks vs Toronto Raptors PredictionsNBA basketball is always entertaining. But there’s an especially major matchup happening today that all fans should be watching. The East’s top two teams, the 36-13 Milwaukee Bucks and 37-15 Toronto Raptors, will play their fourth and final regular season game against each other in Toronto today (8.05 p.m. ET Thursday on TNT).

Milwaukee leads the more …

Super Bowl Prop Bets Predictions, Preview & Betting Picks

Rob Gronkowski: Super Bowl Prop Bet PredictionsSuper Bowl week is underway and while preparations continue in Atlanta for the championship game between the New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams, everywhere else in the country, people are prepping in their own ways. After all, they do say that “victory lies in the preparation.”

In this case, the victory I’m speaking of more …

MLS Preview, Betting Predictions & Picks 2019

Wayne Rooney: MLS PredictionsLast year, Atlanta United became the sixth different team in the last six seasons to lift the MLS Cup, and it could very well be the case that another new name gets their hands on the trophy in 2019.

In just their second season in MLS, ambitious Atlanta qualified for the playoffs with the league’s second-best record and more …

IndyCar Series Preview, Predictions & Betting Picks 2019

Alexander Rossi: IndyCar Series PredictionsThe ever-green Scott Dixon secured his fifth IndyCar Series championship last year and should again be considered amongst the favorites to do so in the 2019 season.

Dixon, 38, beat out a strong challenge from Alexander Rossi to claim his third championship in the last six years and move into second in the all-time rankings of open-wheel series more …

Golf Preview: Phoenix Open Odds Guide, Picks & Betting Predictions

Justin Thomas: Phoenix Open PredictionsAs the last tournament of January approaches, we are just starting to get a feel for the build up to the first Major of 2019. The Masters may be several weeks away but some of the bigger names are back to contest the Phoenix Open this week.

Last week’s winner and current World Number One Justin Rose may be sitting this one out but there is more …

NBA Betting Preview: Brooklyn Nets vs Boston Celtics Picks & Predictions

Theo Pinson: Brooklyn Nets vs Boston Celtics PredictionsThe NBA’s Atlantic Division is easily the best five-team grouping in the Eastern Conference this season. Four of the five teams are above .500 and those same four teams also rank as top-six seeds in the Eastern Conference.

Two Atlantic teams, the 27-23 Brooklyn Nets and 30-19 Boston Celtics, will square off in Boston today (7:30 p.m. ET Monday). more …

NASCAR 2019 Predictions, Picks & Betting Preview

Chase Elliott: NASCAR PredictionsIt says much for the unpredictability of the NASCAR series that reigning champion Joey Logano is someway down the list of favorites to claim the 2019 championship.

Logano became the seventh different driver to lift the trophy in the last eight seasons by securing the 2018 title with victory at the season-defining Ford Ecoboost 400 at the Homestead-Miami Speedway in more …

FA Cup Soccer Preview: Arsenal vs Man Utd Predictions & Betting Picks

Paul Pogba: Arsenal vs Man Utd PredictionsThe two most successful teams in the history of England’s FA Cup soccer lock horns when Arsenal host Manchester United in this year’s fourth round at the Emirates Stadium, London on Friday (2.55pm ET).

Arsenal top that ranking, having lifted the famous trophy on 13 occasions to United’s 12. One or the other of more …

Golf Betting Preview: Farmers Insurance Open Odds, Predictions & Picks

Tony Finau: Farmers PredictionsThe PGA Tour is building in its intensity and the fields are getting stronger as the New Year moves on. This week, the action is at the famous Torrey Pines venue in California for the Farmers Open and a tournament that has been on the calendar since 1952.

Last weekend, we took a return on Canada’s Adam Hadwin who tied for second on Sunday so let’s see if more …

NBA Preview: Minnesota Timberwolves vs Phoenix Suns Betting Picks & Predictions

Derrick Rose: Minnesota Timberwolves vs Phoenix Suns predictionsThe second game of a home-and-home will take place in Phoenix today as the 11-37 Suns host the 22-24 Minnesota Timberwolves (9 p.m. ET Tuesday).

These two squads also squared off on Sunday. In that game, Derrick Rose scored 29 of his 31 points in the second half for the Timberwolves and capped his night off with a jumper with less than a more …

AFC Championship Preview: New England Patriots vs. Kansas City Chiefs Picks & Betting Predictions

Tom Brady: New England Patriots vs Kansas City Chiefs PredictionsTwo teams remain in the race to win the AFC Championship and it’s not a surprise that either of them have gotten this far. Both the New England Patriots and Kansas City Chiefs, who will play for the right to advance to the Super Bowl today (6:40 PM ET Sunday on CBS), have shown this season why they deserve to be on this stage.

In many ways, the AFC Championship between the more …

Premier League Soccer Preview: Huddersfield vs Man City Predictions & Betting Picks

Sergio Aguero: Huddersfield vs Man City PredictionsTwo teams at opposite ends of the table clash when relegation-threatened Huddersfield meet title-chasing Man City at the John Smith’s Stadium on Sunday (8:30am ET).

Huddersfield are marooned at the bottom of the Premier League table, eight points from safety, and still have to face all of the current top six during their remaining more …

NBA Betting Preview: Philadelphia 76ers at Indiana Pacers Picks & Predictions

Myles Turner: Philadelphia 76ers vs Indiana Pacers PredictionsThe top four seeds in the Eastern Conference are currently occupied by four very strong teams: the Toronto Raptors, Milwaukee Bucks, Indiana Pacers and Philadelphia 76ers. The 29-14 Pacers will host the 29-16 76ers today as the teams jostle for playoff positioning (7 p.m. ET Thursday on TNT).

Indiana has been quietly submitting a more …

Golf Betting Preview: Desert Classic Odds Guide, Picks & Predictions

Patrick Cantlay: Desert Classic PredictionsThe third PGA tournament of the year is back with a new name but another strong field as 2019 starts to develop. The Desert Classic is an unusual tournament with its roots firmly in the Pro-Am days of Bob Hope and Bing Crosby and it is played over three courses in California.

Matt Kuchar continued to more …

NBA Betting Preview: Charlotte Hornets vs San Antonio Spurs Predictions & Picks

DeMar DeRozan: Charlotte Hornets vs San Antonio Spurs PredictionsA former Spurs legend will make his return to San Antonio with his new team today. The fans of the 25-19 San Antonio Spurs should give Tony Parker of the 19-23 Charlotte Hornets a warm welcome back (8:30 p.m. ET Monday on NBATV).

Parker played 17 seasons in San Antonio, winning four NBA titles and appearing in six All-Star games. The 36-year-old floor general is more …

NFL Preview: Los Angeles Chargers vs New England Patriots Predictions & Betting Picks

Philip Rivers: LA Chargers vs New England Patriots PredictionsThe Divisional Round of the NFL playoffs is underway as four matchups take place this weekend to determine which two teams will advance to the Conference Championships.

For this preview, we will take a look at one of the most anticipated matchups of the weekend as the New England Patriots take on the Los Angeles Chargers (1.05pm ET Sunday) for a more …

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

Nuno: Man City vs Wolves PredictionsManchester City will expect to have a fairly difficult time of it when they host Wolverhampton Wanderers at the Etihad on Monday (3pm ET).

Man City come into the match on the back of obliterating lower-league opposition in both the FA Cup and the Carabao Cup, firing in 16 goals without reply in wins over Rotherham and more …

NBA Betting Preview: Los Angeles Clippers vs Denver Nuggets Predictions & Picks

Paul Millsap: LA Clippers vs Denver Nuggets PredictionsThe 24-16 Los Angeles Clippers and 27-12 Denver Nuggets have exceeded expectations this season. These two top-four seeds in the Western Conference will do battle in Denver tonight (9 p.m. ET Thursday).

The Clippers’ current three-game win streak has been big to get the team back on track. Los Angeles had lost 10 out of more …

Golf Betting Preview: Sony Open Odds Guide, Picks & Predictions

Jordan Spieth: Sony Open PredictionsXander Schauffele was the first Tour winner of 2019 as he came from behind to edge out Gary Woodland in a tight finish on Sunday. Schauffele recorded a brilliant 62 on the final day and the thrilling conclusion sets us up for a great year of golf.

We recorded a modest return on Marc Leishman in the top 10 finishers markets after the Australian tied for more …

NBA Betting Preview: Memphis Grizzlies at New Orleans Pelicans Picks & Predictions

Kyle Anderson: Memphis Grizzlies vs New Orleans Pelicans PredictionsA couple of struggling Western Conference lottery teams will both look to break out of funks tonight in New Orleans as the 18-21 Memphis Grizzlies visit the 18-22 New Orleans Pelicans (8 p.m. ET Monday).

The Grizzlies are on an extended stretch of ineptitude that includes five losses in a row, 10 losses in their more …

NCAAF National Championship: Alabama vs Clemson Predictions, Picks & Betting Preview

Dabo Swinney: Alabama vs Clemson PredictionsAlabama Crimson Tide and Clemson Tigers will meet in the National Championship today for the second time in three years and the fourth time overall since the start of the college football playoff just a few years prior (8pm ET Monday).

Neither of these teams, vying for the top prize of the college football season, is a stranger to this more …