Can Weaver Stay on a Roll for Angels?

The Los Angeles Angels have managed to grab the victory on the MLB moneyline in six of Jered Weaver's last eight starts against the New York Yankees as those teams prepare to hit the diamond together in baseball odds action on Friday night.

Weaver is just 4-4 with a 4.08 ERA so far this season, but the Angels have rolled to the win in each of his last five trips to the mound dating back to May 8. Nathan Eovaldi (4-1, 4.40 ERA) gets the ball for the Yankees on Friday.

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Warriors are Game 1 Favorites vs Cavs

The Golden State Warriors have been set as the home favorites for Game 1 of the NBA Finals at Oracle Arena against LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers with those teams set to hit the hardwood together on Thursday night.

Golden State and Cleveland split their two meetings during the regular season, with the Warriors winning 112-94 as a 13.5-point home favorite and the Cavaliers winning 110-99 as a 3-point home favorite in a pair of UNDERs on the totals.

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Nats 8-0 Run in Gonzalez Home Outings

The Washington Nationals have paid out on the MLB moneyline in each of Gio Gonzalez's last eight starts at home as he gets the ball at Nationals Park on Thursday against the Chicago Cubs in MLB betting action at the sportsbooks.

Gonzalez sits at 4-2 with a 4.73 ERA on the season, and he was stuck with a no-decision last time out on the road against the Reds when he allowed four runs in 5 1-3 innings. Jake Arrieta (4-4, 3.18 ERA) will get the ball for Chicago.

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Triple Crown Betting: Belmont History

American Pharoah will be chasing Triple Crown history on Saturday at the Belmont Stakes and odds are good that bettors won’t find a ton of horse betting value on the favored horse.

Only twice in the past 13 failed Triple Crown attempts (where a horse has won both the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness Stakes) has the history-chasing horse gone off at better than even odds.

Charismatic and War Emblem were the only horses to fit that bill for post time betting odds.


NHL Playoffs: Conn Smythe Trophy Odds

Chicago Blackhawks forward Jonathan Toews is the favorite on the odds to win the Conn Smythe Trophy as NHL playoff MVP at the online sportsbooks as his team prepares to take on the Tampa Bay Lightning in the Stanley Cup final this week.

At Bovada Toews is the 57/20 favorite on the odds to win the Conn Smythe Trophy for a second time - he also won it back in 2010. Teammate Patrick Kane, who won the Conn Smythe Trophy in 2013, is at 11/2 odds to get the award once again this spring.


Royals Look for a Payout Against Kluber

The Kansas City Royals have managed to pick up the victory and MLB payout in four of their last five games against Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Corey Kluber with those division rivals hitting the diamond together on Wednesday.

Kluber is just 3-5 with a 3.52 ERA so far this season, but he's given up only five runs over 32 innings in his last four trips to the mound. Jason Vargas (3-2, 5.16 ERA) is the probable pitcher for the Royals for Wednesday's contest.

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Bolts Game 1 Favorites Against Hawks

Ben Bishop and the Tampa Bay Lightning are the home betting favorites on the NHL moneyline at the online sportsbooks for Wednesday night as they open up the best-of-seven Stanley Cup final against the Chicago Blackhawks at Amalie Arena.

The Lightning and Blackhawks met twice during the regular season, with Chicago winning 3-2 at home and Tampa Bay winning 4-0 at home. Both of those NHL matchups turned out to be UNDER results for totals bettors at the sportsbooks.

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Scherzer on a Winning Run for Nationals

The Washington Nationals have rolled to a victory and a payout on the MLB moneyline in each of starting pitcher Max Scherzer's last five outings as the righthander takes the mound on Tuesday night at home against the Toronto Blue Jays.

Scherzer is 6-3 with a stellar 1.51 ERA on the season, giving up just two runs over 29 innings in his last four trips to the mound. Marco Estrada (1-3, 3.89 ERA) will get the ball for the Blue Jays in Tuesday night's contest.

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Totals Trends in Play for Mariners Game

The OVER hasn't paid out in any of Seattle Mariners ace pitcher Felix Hernandez's last eight starts at home as his team prepares to play host to the New York Yankees on Monday night in baseball betting action at the sportsbooks.

Hernandez is 8-1 with a 1.91 ERA on the season, rolling to a win over Tampa Bay last time out by pitching nine shutout innings while giving up four hits and fanning eight. Michael Pineda (6-2, 3.36 ERA) will pitch for the Yankees.

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NBA Finals: BetOnline Has First Odds

A Golden State Warriors victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers in seven games is one of the favored props at the online sportsbooks for the NBA Finals, which get underway on Thursday night in Oakland.

Online sportsbook BetOnline has the Warriors listed at +350 (bet $100, profit $350) to defeat the Cavaliers in seven games in the NBA Finals, with Golden State also at +350 to win the title in five games.



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