2014-15 NFL Playoff Odds

Believe it or not, we’re less than a month away from the NFL pre-season as the New York Giants will play the Buffalo Bills on August 3rd in the annual Hall of Fame Game. We’ve already posted the Win Totals, Divisional Odds and Futures for the 2014-15 season, but earlier this week one of the…

2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup Futures

Most of the basketball world have their attention focused squarely on NBA free agency, and are enamored with potential landing sports for players like LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony and a wealth of other superstars. However, the international community may be more interested in another major basketball event — the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup. Much like the…

What Bettors Should Know For Tuesday, July 8

1. World Cup – The first of two semifinal games kickoff today at 4PM et with Germany taking on Brazil. Unfortunately, the Brazilians will be without star players Neymar (fractured vertebra) and Thiago Silva (suspension) which has clearly affected the public perception. At the time of publication, Brazil was receiving just 17% of moneyline bets…

2014-15 NHL Stanley Cup Futures

Even before the Los Angeles Kings won the Stanley Cup for the second time in three seasons, oddsmakers had already begun looking forward to next year. Sportsbook.com became the first sportsbook to post NHL Stanley Cup Futures for the 2014-15 season and now a number of prominent sportsbooks have posted their 2015 NHL futures. Posting odds this…

2014-15 College Football 4-Team Playoff Odds

After years of complaints about the Bowl Championship Series (BCS), the NCAA has finally caved into the wishes of fans nationwide by implementing a 4-team playoff. There will still undoubtedly be complaints when the 5th ranked team is left out of the postseason, but this seems to be a large step in the right direction for an…

Do Day Games Negatively Affect the Chicago Cubs?

Many of our younger readers may not realize this, but the Chicago Cubs did not install lights to play night games at Wrigley Field until 1988. Part of the reason is that there’s a certain old-fashioned charm to playing in the natural sunlight, but the larger issue is the neighboring community. Wrigley Field is located in…