NBA Playoff Betting: Bulls vs. Hawks

The Atlanta Hawks stand on the brink of elimination tonight in need of a win down 3-2 to the Chicago Bulls in their second round playoff series.

The Bulls took a 3-2 series lead with a 95-83 win as an 8.5-point favorite in Game 5. Derrick Rose led the Bulls with 33 points and nine assists, while Jeff Teague had 21 points and seven assists for the Hawks.


WrestleMania XXVII Odds

With the sudden passing of WWE superstar Randy Macho Man Savage, interest is rekindled in the next big wrestling event - Wrestlemania 28.

The Rock returns and John Cena and The Miz clash at Wrestlemania XXVII in Atlanta and most online sportsbooks have odds on the big WWE event.

The odds favor Cena is his match and The Undertaker is a huge favorite against Triple H as these two fighters return to the ring.


MLB Betting: Royals vs. Yankees

The Royals began their series with the Yankees with a 7-3 record in their last 10 games in New York and they'll try to keep that surprising success going tonight when they clash in the second game of a three-game series.

Vin Mazzaro (0-0) gets the start for the Royals and A.J. Burnett (4-2, 3.71) will get the ball for the Yankees. Its Mazzaro's first start of the season after pitching last year for Oakland. Burnett took the loss against Detroit in his last outing after giving up five runs on three hits in seven innings.


NBA Playoff Odds: Grizzlies vs. Thunder

The Oklahoma City Thunder return home tonight to face the Memphis Grizzlies in Game 5 of their second round playoff series with the series all tied up 2-2.

The Thunder tied the series on Monday with an epic 133-123 victory in triple overtime as a 2-point road underdog. Russell Westbrook scored 40 points for the Thunder in the win, while Zach Randolph had 34 points and 16 rebounds for Memphis.


FedEx 400 Betting Preview

No driver on the NASCAR circuit has been more consistent than Sprint Cup Series points leader Carl Edwards this season. Edwards will be one of the favorites for a trip down Victory Lane this weekend in NASCAR betting action in the FedEx 400 at the Dover International Speedway.

Edwards failed to get by Regan Smith last weekend, but should have taken that race in Darlington. Sports Interaction has Edwards behind a couple of drivers at +600 (6/1 odds) to win at Dover this Sunday.


MLB Odds: Phillies vs. Marlins

It's a battle of aces in Florida tonight, as Philadelphia's Roy Halladay goes up against the Marlins' Josh Johnson in Game 2 of a three game series.

Halladay (5-1, 2.19) dominated the Nationals in his last start, allowing two runs on six hits with 10 strikeouts over seven innings. Johnson (3-1, 1.68) was charged with his first loss of the season in his last outing after giving up five runs on eight hits in 7 1-3 innings.


NBA Playoff Betting: Bulls vs. Hawks

The Bulls head home to Chicago tonight looking to rebound from a from an upset loss in Game 4, tied 2-2 in their second round series with the Atlanta Hawks.

The Hawks won Game 4 on Sunday night, 100-88 as a 3.5-point home favorite. Josh Smith had 23 points, 16 rebounds and eight assists for the Hawks, while Derrick Rose led the Bulls with 34 points and 10 assists.


NBA Betting: Bulls, Heat look for wins

It's now a best of three series between the Chicago Bulls and the Atlanta Hawks as the set heads to the Windy City for Tuesday night all tied up at 2-2.

The Hawks knotted up the series on Sunday night with a 100-88 win at home as a 3.5-point underdog on the NBA odds. It was a total team effort for Atlanta in the win as Joe Johnson had 24 points, Josh Smith added 23 points, 16 rebounds, and eight assists, and Al Horford chipped in with 20 points.


NHL Playoff Odds: Sharks vs. Wings

Detroit heads home from San Jose looking for more heroics and a chance to even their best-of-seven Western Conference semifinal in NHL betting action on Tuesday night.

Sports Interaction has the Red Wings as a -140 favorite for Game 6 in the Motor City against the Sharks.

Danny Cleary gave the Red Wings life with a third-period tally to even Game 5, after they had trailed 3-1. Tomas Holmstrom tipped in a shot from the point with just over six minutes remaining to give the Red Wings a 4-3 victory.


MLB Power Rankings: May 9

A new team has grabbed the top spot in the MLB Power Rankings for the third straight week, as the St. Louis Cardinals have pried the No. 1 position away from the Philadelphia Phillies.

The Cardinals were ranked No. 3 last week but made a two-spot jump up to No. 1. in part thanks to a slight bump in their strength of schedule. St. Louis is currently first in the NL Central thanks to a steady rotation and the powerful trio of Albert Pujols, Matt Holliday, and Lance Berkman in their lineup.



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