NASCAR Odds: Daytona 500 Betting Odds

Dale Earnhardt Jr. won the Daytona 500 for the second time in his career in 2014, and he'll be among the favorites on the 2015 Daytona 500 betting lines when the online sportsbooks begin to post those odds leading into NASCAR's season-opening race.

Earnhardt Jr. held off Denny Hamlin and Brad Keselowski to take the checkered flag in the 2014 Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway, with Jeff Gordon, Jimmie Johnson, Matt Kenseth, Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Greg Biffle, Austin Dillon, and Casey Mears rounding out the Top 10 drivers at that marquee race.


NFL Prop Bet: Super Bowl XLIX MVP Odds

- Who is going to follow in Seahawks linebacker Malcolm Smith's footsteps as the Super Bowl MVP for the big game on Sunday, February 1?

Deflategate Odds: Belichick Suspension?

Those nasty cheaters in New England are at it again (allegedly) and Patriots management is on the hot seat over Deflategate.

Did they deliberately deflate balls to cheat against the Ravens and the Colts?

Oddsmakers don’t know, but they know there is lots of interest and therefore lots of reasons to post odds on whether the league will suspend anyone over the controversy.


Rockets taking the floor at Golden State

The Houston Rockets are 0-4 both SU and ATS in their last four games against the Golden State Warriors as those Western teams hit the hardwood together in NBA betting action for the fourth time this season on Wednesday night.

Houston fell 98-87 at home to Golden State as a 3.5-point underdog on November 8, with the Warriors then winning 105-93 as a 9-point home favorite on December 10 and 131-106 as a 2-point road underdog on January 17. The UNDER has gone 6-2 over their eight most recent meetings.

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Tar Heels are up against Demon Deacons

The North Carolina Tar Heels have been tagged with an ATS loss in five of their last eight games against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons as those ACC schools renew their rivalry in college basketball betting action on Wednesday.

North Carolina and Wake Forest met twice last season, with the Tar Heels getting upset 73-67 as a 6.5-point road favorite before bouncing back with a 105-72 victory as a 14-point home favorite. Overall the Tar Heels are 7-3 SU and 5-5 ATS in their last 10 games against Wake Forest.

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Kings and Sharks set to meet in San Jose

The Los Angeles Kings have paid out on the NHL betting lines in five of their last six games against the rival San Jose Sharks as those two Pacific Division teams hit the ice together in NHL betting action on Wednesday night.

The Kings and Sharks have already met twice this season, with San Jose winning 4-0 as a road underdog on October 8 and Los Angeles winning 3-1 as a home favorite on December 27. Both of those games were UNDER results on the totals.

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Aldo vs. McGregor: UFC 187 Odds Open

Conor McGregor thinks he should be the favorite when he faces Jose Aldo for the UFC Featherweight title in May.

Oddsmakers don’t agree with the brash Irishman’s claims of being the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world and have installed him as an underdog for the match, which has not even been officially confirmed.


Heat get a Tuesday visit from Thunder

The Miami Heat are 8-2 both SU and ATS in their last 10 games against the Oklahoma City Thunder as those two teams hit the hardwood together for the first time this season in NBA betting action on Tuesday night.

Miami, with LeBron James still on its roster, met Oklahoma City twice last season, going 1-1 both SU and ATS in those contests with the OVER/UNDER splitting at 1-1 as well for totals bettors. The OVER has paid off at the sportsbooks in four of the last six games between the two teams.

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Penguins take the ice versus rival Flyers

The Pittsburgh Penguins are riding a five-game losing streak against the Philadelphia Flyers as those division rivals meet for the second time this season in NHL betting action at the online sportsbooks on Tuesday night.

Philadelphia knocked off Pittsburgh 5-3 as a road underdog on the NHL odds in their first meeting of the season on October 22 in an OVER result for totals bettors. The OVER has paid off on the betting lines in each of the last three games between the Flyers and the Penguins.

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Top-ranked Kentucky battles Vanderbilt

The Kentucky Wildcats are 7-3 SU but just 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games against the Vanderbilt Commodores as those conference rivals prepare to hit the floor together in college basketball odds action on Tuesday night.

Kentucky topped Vanderbilt 71-62 as an 8.5-point road favorite when the two schools met last season, turning in an UNDER result for totals bettors at the sportsbooks. The UNDER has paid off seven times in the last 10 games between the teams dating back to 2010.

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