Yankees vs Angels Betting Preview

The New York Yankees will look to grab a road win when they take on the Angels in Los Angeles at Angel Stadium on Monday in late baseball odds action.

The Angels will rely on Jered Weaver to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Philip Hughes will be his counterpart for the Yankees. Jered Weaver is 6-1 this season, and Philip Hughes is 4-5.


Spurs Game 2 Chalk vs Thunder

The San Antonio Spurs will be looking to continue their dominance of the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday night as the teams hit the hardwood in Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals.

The Spurs won but failed to cover the posted spread in Game 1 of the set on Sunday, getting a 101-98 home victory behind 26 points from Manu Ginobili. That was San Antonio's ninth win over Oklahoma City in their past 10 meetings, and they're 7-3 ATS in that span.

Dating back to early April, the Spurs have now won 19 games in a row, putting them in elite compay in NBA history. The last team to win so often into the playoff was a championship version of the Lakers.

The Spurs bring a 50-16 record (42-20-4 ATS) to the battle against the 47-19 Thunder, who are 35-31 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen San Antonio go 39-26-1 so far and the Thunder go 31-35.


Spurs vs Thunder Series Betting

San Antonio has been favored 17 times since April 12 and never lost a game.

Just for good measure, they have taken care of business for bettors as well, going 14-2-1 ATS in those games.

So as they prepare for Game 1 of the Western Conference Final series against the Oklahoma City Thunder, bettors watch the point spread for the best NBA wagering value. [ Game 1 Matchup Report ]


Heat favored big vs Celtics

The Boston Celtics are underdogs on the NBA lines at the sportsbooks for Monday night as they open up the Eastern Conference Finals on the road against the Miami Heat.

The Celtics won Game 7 against the Sixers on Saturday to advance to face LeBron James and company - who dispatched the Pacers in six games in the second round. Boston is 4-0 ATS in its past four games against Miami, since losing in five games to the Heat in last year's playoffs.

Miami will face the 39-27 Celtics, who own a 34-31-1 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Heat are 25-39-2 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Celtics are 29-37 favoring the OVER.


Braves vs Nationals Sunday Betting

The Atlanta Braves look to emerge victorious in late Sunday MLB odds action as the Nationals arrive at Turner Field on Sunday.

The Braves will turn to Brandon Beachy and his 5-2 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Nationals send Gio Gonzalez (6-1) to the hill.


Spurs vs Thunder Game 1 Betting

The San Antonio Spurs are the favorites at the sportsbooks for Sunday night as they play host to the Oklahoma City Thunder in the opening game of the Western Conference Finals.

The Spurs have won 18 games in a row, sweeping the Jazz and the Clippers over the first two rounds of the playoffs. The Thunder are coming off a five-game win over the Lakers last round.

The Spurs are 50-16 so far on the season, and 42-20-4 ATS vs. the number. The Thunder, meanwhile, are 47-19 and 35-31 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen San Antonio go 39-26-1 and the Thunder go 31-35 on the totals.


2012 Indy 500 Odds: Briscoe Favored

Get the milk on ice at the Brickyard. Indy car racing returns to Indianapolis Motor Speedway this weekend for the 96th Indianapolis 500. The pole sitter for this year's Indy 500 is Ryan Briscoe which also makes him the race favorite at Bovada at 15/4. In Indy 500 history the pole sitter has ended up winning the race only 18 times, the last being Helio Castroneves in 2009.


UFC 146 Odds: Dos Santos vs Mir

Heavyweights take the stage on the UFC 146 odds with five main-card fights, including a main event for the UFC Heavyweight championship between Junior dos Santos and former two-time champ Frank Mir.

Mir gets a shot at the UFC Heavyweight title as a replacement for Alistair Overeem, who was suspended for testing positive for elevated testosterone levels. Mir is currently a big +425 underdog at 5Dimes and will likely need to get the fight to the ground and find a way to submit his jiu-jitsu black belt opponent in order to become a three-time champ.


76ers vs Celtics Game 7 Betting

The Boston Celtics and the Philadelphia 76ers will settle their second-round playoff series on Saturday as they hit the hardwood with the Celtics as the home favorites for Game 7 of the set.

The Sixers won Game 6 on Wednesday night, tying up the series at three wins apiece with an 82-75 home victory. Jrue Holiday had 20 points for Philadelphia that day; Paul Pierce scored 24 points for Boston.

This season the Celtics are 39-27 overall and 34-31-1 ATS against the number, while the 76ers are 35-31 and 34-32 ATS. As for the totals, Boston is 29-37 on the OU, and Philadelphia is 30-36.


Astros vs Dodgers in baseball test

The Los Angeles Dodgers look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Astros arrive at Dodger Stadium on Saturday.

Houston puts its faith in starter Bud Norris to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 5-1. Getting the ball for the Dodgers is Chad Billingsley, who owns a 2-3 record on the season with a 3.91 ERA.



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