UFC 186 Betting: Johnson vs. Horiguchi

One of the most dominant fighters in the sport will take to the Octagon this weekend as UFC Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson puts his title on the line against top-ranked Kyoji Horiguchi.

UFC 186 will also feature an important matchup in the Middleweight division, as well as an appearance from women’s 135-pounders when Sarah Kaufman and Alexis Davis battle for the second time.


Blazers Have ATS Problems vs Memphis

The Portland Trail Blazers are riding losing streaks of 0-6 both SU and ATS against the Memphis Grizzlies as they head into Game 3 of their best-of-seven first-round NBA playoff matchup down 0-2 as small home favorites on the NBA odds.

Memphis defeated Portland 97-82 and easily covered the 8.5-point spread at home in Game 2 of the series on Wednesday night in an UNDER result for totals bettors. The Grizzlies also beat the Blazers 100-86 as a 5.5-point home favorite back in Game 1, in another UNDER on the totals.

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Warriors on Cold ATS Stretch vs Pelicans

The Golden State Warriors are on a four-game ATS losing streak against the New Orleans Pelicans but can still pull off a series sweep on Saturday night when those teams hit the hardwood together in Game 4 of their first-round series.

The Warriors defeated the Pelicans 123-119 but didn't manage to cover the 5-point spread on the road in Game 3 of the set on Thursday night, pushing their series advantage to 3-0. Golden State is now 9-1 SU in its last 10 games against New Orleans, but 1-5 ATS in their six most recent meetings.

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Strasburg Has Been Lucrative vs Marlins

Stephen Strasburg has managed to pitch the Washington Nationals to a payout on the baseball betting lines in six of his last eight starts against the Miami Marlins as those NL East clubs hit the diamond together on Saturday afternoon.

Strasburg is 1-1 with a 4.50 ERA on the season, holding the Phillies to just one run on five hits over 7 1-3 innings of work in picking up his first victory of the season last time out. Tom Koehler (1-2, 6.75 ERA) will get the start for the Marlins; Koehler is coming off an ugly loss to the Mets.

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Wings, Lightning Has Been UNDER Play

The OVER has paid off just once for totals bettors in the last six games between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Detroit Red Wings as those two teams hit the ice together on Saturday all square at 2-2 in their first-round playoff set.

Tampa Bay edged Detroit 3-2 in Game 4 of the series on Thursday night to tie up the best-of-seven set at two victories apiece, in a PUSH result for totals bettors at the online sportsbooks. Detroit is just 4-6 for its supporters on the NHL odds in its last 10 games against Tampa Bay.

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Capitals are Paying Out Against the Isles

The Washington Capitals have now picked up four victories in their last six games against the New York Islanders with those two teams set to hit the ice together once again on Saturday in Game 5 of their best-of-seven first-round series.

Washington rolled to a 5-1 win over the Islanders in Game 4 of the series on Thursday night as a -135 favorite at home on the NHL betting lines to take a 3-2 lead in the series. Overall the Capitals are 6-4 in their past 10 games against the Islanders, with the OVER/UNDER 5-4-1 in that stretch.

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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Betting Props

The sportsbooks are going all out for the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao fight on Saturday, May 2 in Las Vegas, and that includes releasing a full set of prop bets for the bout.

And Bovada continues to have boxing betting fans covered when it comes to Mayweather vs. Pacquiao as they released their extensive list of betting props for the fight early this week covering all aspects of the event.


Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Betting Odds

Floyd Mayweather Jr. is listed as the betting favorite at the sportsbooks for his long-awaited and finally official fight against Manny Pacquiao on Saturday, May 2 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.


2015 Kentucky Derby Odds and Updates

- Stay up to date with Kentucky Derby odds on the horses who are the favorites to race to a victory in the first Triple Crown event of the season.


Finding Value in Kentucky Derby Betting

With just over a week to go before the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby, American Pharoah is the betting favorite at 2/1 at Bovada, looking to become the third consecutive favorite to win the Run for the Roses.

Orb got the job done as the lukewarm favorite in 2013, returning $12.80 for the win. California Chrome made chalk players happy last year, paying $7.00 as the betting favorite.



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