Warriors Pursuit of History: An Oddsmakers Perspective

For almost the entirety of the 2015-16 NBA season, the central storyline has revolved around the Golden State Warriors pursuit of history. After winning the championship last season, the Warriors exploded out of the gate winning 24 consecutive games to start the season. This red-hot start prompted basketball fans worldwide to question how this team compared to…

2016-17 College Basketball National Championship Odds

Just hours after Villanova defeated North Carolina to win the NCAA men’s basketball championship, the Las Vegas based Westgate Superbook posted way-too-early futures for the 2016-17 season. These odds are always intriguing since it’s still unknown which players will hire an agent and declare for the NBA draft. Duke (+450) opened as the favorite to win the 2017 national title which is interesting since…

Updated 2015-16 NHL Player Awards Odds

Before the start of the season, we examined the odds for several NHL awards ranging from MVP to Rookie of the Year. The season concludes on Sunday, but this morning Bovada posted updated odds for five of the most prestigious awards. It‘s interesting to note that MVP front-runner Patrick Kane, who leads the league in points, wasn’t…

MLB Game of the Day: Boston Red Sox at Cleveland Indians

Update: This game has been postponed due to inclement weather and will be played on Tuesday at 1:10 PM eastern. With the college basketball national championship game on tap tonight, it’s easy to forget that it’s also MLB opening day.  Although the Astros/Yankees game has already been postponed due to inclement weather, there are still 11…

2016 March Madness: Tournament MOP Odds

We’ve reached the pinnacle of the NCAAB season with Villanova taking on North Carolina in the National Championship game. The first weekend saw a some impressive performances led by some unfamiliar names. Stephen F. Austin’s Thomas Walkup and Arkansas Little Rock’s Josh Hagins both posted impressive games in the first round before being eliminated in…