Celtics vs Heat Game 6 Betting

The underdog Boston Celtics will try to eliminate the Miami Heat from the postseason on Thursday night as they hit the hardwood at TD Garden in Game 6 of the NBA's Eastern Conference Finals.

The Celtics took a 3-2 series lead with a 94-90 road victory in Game 5 of the best-of-seven set on Tuesday night. Kevin Garnett scored 26 points and grabbed 11 rebounds for Boston in that win.

Supporters of the Heat have seen them go 46-20 and 32-34 ATS so far this season, while the Celtics are at 39-27 and 34-31-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Celtics are 29-37, while the Heat are 25-39-2.


Thunder vs Spurs Game 6 Preview

The Oklahoma City Thunder can advance to the NBA Finals on Wednesday night with another win over the San Antonio Spurs in Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals at home.

The Thunder are home favorites on the NBA lines at the sportsbooks for Wednesday after beating the Spurs 108-103 in San Antonio in Game 5 on Monday. That gave Oklahoma City a 3-2 lead in the series and puts the Spurs, winners of 20 straight just last week, needing a road win to stay alive.

Oklahoma City will face the 50-16 Spurs, who own a 42-20-4 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Thunder are 31-35 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Spurs are 39-26-1 favoring the OVER.


Stanley Cup Game 4 Betting

The Los Angeles Kings are favored on the NHL lines to close out the Stanley Cup final on Wednesday night as they play host to the New Jersey Devils in Game 4 of the best-of-seven series.

The Kings blanked the Devils 4-0 in Game 3 of the set on Monday night to take a commanding 3-0 lead in the Stanley Cup final. Jonathan Quick made 22 saves for the shutout in the contest.

The Kings currently sports a record of 40-27-15. The Devils are 48-28-6. Betting totals have seen the Kings post a 23-43-16 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Devils have gone 37-34-11 against the number.


Tennis Betting: 2012 French Open Odds

Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova are the overall favorites on the French Open odds as the tournament gets ready to complete its quarterfinal round on Wednesday at Roland Garros.

Nadal, who will face Nicolas Almagro in his quarterfinal matchup, is at 4/9 odds to win the French Open again this season at Bovada, putting him ahead of both Novak Djokovic (3/1) and Roger Federer (8/1).

Djokovic and Federer have already advanced to the semifinals of the tournament, with Djokovic the -200 favorite over +150 underdog Federer for their match.


Hamlin, Johnson lead Pocono 400 odds

With six combined Sprint Cup wins at Pocono on their resumes Denny Hamlin and Jimmie Johnson are the co-favorites at the sportsbooks to win the Pocono 400 on Sunday afternoon.

Hamlin, who has won four times at Pocono in the past, and Johnson, a two-time winner at the venue in Cup events, are both listed at +400 on the NASCAR odds at TopBet to get the win this week.

Those two drivers are then followed by each of Tony Stewart, Jeff Gordon, and Kyle Busch on the list at +800 to take the checkered flag in Sunday's race at Pocono Raceway.


Heat vs Celtics Game 5 Preview

The Miami Heat will try to get back into the win column on Tuesday night as they take on the Boston Celtics as home favorites at the sportsbooks in Game 5 of the NBA's Eastern Conference Finals.

And they may get center Chris Bosh back, which will influence the Heat Celtics point spread. He was upgraded to day-to-day yesterday after Miami called his injury 'indefinite' for ythe past three weeks.

The Celtics won Game 4 of the series in Boston as underdogs on Sunday night to tie up the best-of-seven set at two wins apiece heading into Game 5. Rajon Rondo had 15 points and 15 assists.

Miami battles the Celtics, currently with a 39-27 mark (34-31-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 25-39-2 for the Heat and 29-37 for the Celtics.


Euro Group D Preview and Prediction

England and France have the same odds to win Group D, but it is a wide-open one along with Sweden and host Ukraine. The first match between France and England is a HUGE one, as the winner will have a clear-cut advantage to winning the group.


Euro Group C Preview and Prediction

While many are saying Group B is the Group of Death Group C may be just as difficult and while Spain is the major favorite to make it out, along with Italy, Croatia is a giant killer that is ranked 8th in the world according to FIFA and Ireland is no pushover.


Euro Group B Preview and Prediction

Germany are the big favorites to win Group B with Holland not far behind and Portugal has a dangerous squad while Denmark are the big underdog in the group. All of the groups in the Euro except Group A are very strong, but Group B may be the Group of Death since all teams are ranked in the top 10 according to FIFA.


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.



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