Indianapolis 500: Indy 500 Odds Preview

Having won the pole position for the 2015 Indianapolis 500 Scott Dixon now sits as the favorite on the odds to win IndyCar's marquee event at the online sportsbooks with the race on tap for Sunday afternoon at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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Tennis Betting: 2015 French Open Odds

The 2015 French Open gets underway at Roland Garros on May 24, and with Rafael Nadal having won the men's singles draw at the tournament in nine of the past 10 years it's not a surprise that he's among the favorites at the online sportsbooks to take the title again this season.

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NBA Draft Props: Towns Atop Odds List

The Minnesota Timberwolves won the lottery and will have the top pick in the 2015 NBA Draft, and the online sportsbooks have Kentucky freshman center Karl-Anthony Towns as the favorite to be selected first overall.

At Bovada NBA Draft props released on Wednesday have Towns set as the -200 favorite on the odds to be the first overall pick on June 25, with Duke freshman center Jahlil Okafor at +175, and Any Other Player at +500.

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Mets 0-2 in Last Two Harvey Road Starts

The New York Mets have been tagged with a loss in each of Matt Harvey's last two starts on the road as he heads to the hill at PNC Park on Saturday to take on the Pittsburgh Pirates in baseball odds action at the online sportsbooks.

Harvey, however, is 5-1 with a 1.98 ERA overall on the season, and he held the Cardinals scoreless on six hits over eight innings at home in his most recent start. A.J. Burnett (3-1, 1.38 ERA) will pitch for the Pirates on Saturday.

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Ducks, Hawks Have Failed to Fly OVER

Bettors will be looking for another low-scoring game on Saturday night between the Anaheim Ducks and the Chicago Blackhawks with the OVER/UNDER 1-7-2 in their last 10 meetings heading into Game 4 of their conference final.

Anaheim took a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven set on Thursday night with a 2-1 road victory as a betting underdog on the NHL moneyline in an easy UNDER result. The first two games of the series were both PUSH results on the posted totals.

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701782
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WCF: Warriors Winless ATS vs Rockets

The Golden State Warriors have won but failed to cover the spread at the sportsbooks in each of the first two games of the Western Conference Finals against the Houston Rockets as those teams meet in Game 3 of the set on Saturday night.

Golden State beat Houston 110-106 as a 10.5-point home favorite in Game 1 of the series, then topped the Rockets 99-98 as a 9.5-point home favorite in Game 2 on Thursday night. Both of those contests turned out as UNDER results.

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701861
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UFC 187 Betting: Johnson Cormier Odds

Pay per view action returns this weekend at UFC 187 with two titles on the line. MMA betting lines are available at 5Dimes on all dozen fights and include lots of prop bet options.

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Hernandez Pitching OVER vs Blue Jays

The OVER has been the result on the totals in five of Felix Hernandez's last six starts against the Toronto Blue Jays as his Seattle Mariners take the field at the Rogers Centre in baseball betting action at the sportsbooks on Friday night.

Hernandez is 6-1 with a 2.30 ERA on the season, taking that lone loss in his most recent outing when he gave up four runs on seven hits over six innings of work against Boston. Marco Estrada (1-2, 3.55 ERA) gets the ball for Toronto.

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695155
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OVER Trend: Lightning Host the Rangers

The OVER has now paid off for totals bettors in six of the last eight games between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the New York Rangers as those two teams hit the ice together in Game 4 of the NHL's Eastern Conference final on Friday night.

Tampa Bay grabbed a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven series on Wednesday night with a 6-5 overtime victory on a Nikita Kucherov goal in an easy OVER result for bettors. The Lightning are 6-1 in their last seven against the Rangers.

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701781
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Cavs vs Hawks: Game 2 Odds Matchup

Having won as a road underdog in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals the Cleveland Cavaliers will be gunning for a 2-0 series lead on Friday night as they take on the Hawks in Atlanta in the second game of the best-of-seven set.

Cleveland got past Atlanta 97-89 as a 2-point road underdog on the NBA odds at the sportsbooks in Game 1 of the series on Wednesday in an UNDER result. The Cavaliers are 2-3 SU and 3-2 ATS in their past five games against the Hawks.

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701805
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