Euro Group A Preview and Prediction

Group A has to be the weakest group with the teams of Russia, host Poland, Czech Republic, and Greece. Not only is Group A the weakest group in the competition, but it is also the most wide open, as any team has a solid chance to make it out.


Dodgers favored over Phillies

The injury-riddled and slumping Philadelphia Phillies host the Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday and they don't get a break by facing the reigning Cy Young winner.

Clayton Kershaw gets the ball in front of a hostile crowd for the Dodgers on this day; he's 4-3 on the season. The Phillies, meanwhile, will counter with Vance Worley, who will be looking to improve on his 3-2 mark.


Spurs vs Thunder Game 5 Odds Pick

The San Antonio Spurs will try to snap a two-game losing streak on Monday night as they play host to the Oklahoma City Thunder in the fifth game of the NBA's Western Conference Finals.

The Thunder beat the Spurs 109-103 at home in Game 4 on Saturday night to tie up the best-of-seven series at 2-2. Oklahoma City has covered the spread in three of the four games so far in the set.

Supporters of the Thunder have seen them go 47-19 and 35-31 ATS so far this season, while the Spurs are at 50-16 and 42-20-4 ATS. In totals betting, the Spurs are 39-26-1, while the Thunder are 31-35.


Kings favored in Game 3 Betting

The Los Angeles Kings will be looking to take a commanding 3-0 lead in the Stanley Cup final on Monday night as they hit the ice as home favorites in Game 3 against the New Jersey Devils.

The Kings paid off on the moneyline again in Game 2 on Saturday, winning 2-1 on the road in overtime on a goal by Jeff Carter. Jonathan Quick made 32 saves on 33 Devils shots in the victory and moved closer to the Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP, where he is a prohibitive favorite at Bovada.

Los Angeles battles the Devils, currently with a 48-28-6 mark. The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 23-43-16 for the Kings and 37-34-11 for the Devils.


Heat vs. Celtics Game 4 Pick

The Boston Celtics will be looking to pay off on the NBA betting lines once again on Sunday night as they play host to the Miami Heat in the fourth game of the Eastern Conference Finals.

Boston won and covered the posted spread in Game 3 of the set on Friday night, getting a 101-91 home victory to cut the Heat's series lead to 2-1. Rajon Rondo picked up 21 points and 10 assists.

Boston will face the 46-20 Heat, who own a 32-34 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Celtics are 29-37 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Heat are 25-39-2 favoring the OVER.


Thunder Spurs Game 4 Betting

The Oklahoma City Thunder will try to tie up the Western Conference Finals on Saturday night as they play host to the San Antonio Spurs in the fourth game of the best-of-seven set.

The Thunder cut the Spurs' lead in the series to 2-1 in Game 3 on Thursday night, winning 102-82 and covering the posted spread on the NBA lines at the sportsbooks. Kevin Durant had 22 points.

The Spurs will look to vanquish their hosts on Saturday, as they are 42-20-4 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Thunder are 35-31 ATS. San Antonio is 39-26-1 against the total, while Oklahoma City is 31-35 versus the number.


Stanley Cup 2 Betting Preview

The Los Angeles Kings will be looking to pay off on the NHL lines at the sportsbooks once again on Saturday night as they take on the New Jersey Devils in the second game of the Stanley Cup final.

The Kings pulled out a 2-1 win over the Devils in Game 1 of the series on Wednesday, with Anze Kopitar scoring the winner in overtime to cash in on the NHL odds. Jonathan Quick made 16 saves.

New Jersey battles the Kings, currently with a 40-27-15 mark. The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 37-34-11 for the Devils and 23-43-16 for the Kings.


Game 3 NBA East final betting

The Miami Heat will try to take a commanding lead on the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals on Friday night as the teams hit the hardwood at TD Garden in Game 3 of the series.

The Heat took a 2-0 series lead on Wednesday, beating the Celtics 115-111 at home in overtime while failing to cover the posted spread at the sportsbooks. LeBron James had 34 points on the night.

The Celtics sport records of 39-27 and 34-31-1 ATS heading into this matchup, while the Heat sit at 46-20 and 32-34 ATS on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 29-37 for the Celtics and 25-39-2 for the Heat.


Triple Crown Betting Odds

Anyone who threw $100 a few weeks ago on 2012 producing a Triple Crown winner now has a potential lottery ticket as I'll Have Another heads to Belmont June 9.

The 'no' bet on the Triple Crown odds prop was 30/1 or better and most were considering Union Rags or Bodemeister as the horses with the best shots at winning the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes.

Instead, it's I'll Have Another with two comeback wins and three weeks to rest before the longest of the three races in New York.


Ultimate Fighter UFC Betting Odds

MMA betting fans will be treated to a Friday night of action when The Ultimate Fighter Live Finale hits the airwaves. Action is already available on two fights, with the remainder of the card’s lines to follow throughout the week.

The main event of The Ultimate Fighter Live fight card is a closely-handicapped matchup between two of the top Welterweight fighters in the division. Rapidly rising star Jake Ellenberger will look to solidify his future shot at the Welterweight title with a win over the very tough Martin Kampmann.



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