NBA: Celtics visit Trail Blazers

Boston travels to Portland on Thursday, hoping to boost its 34-10 mark with a victory over the Trail Blazers.

This season the Trail Blazers are 25-21 overall and 22-21-3 ATS against the number, while the Celtics are 34-10 and 21-21-2 ATS. As for the totals, Portland is 22-23-1 on the OU, and Boston is 24-20.


Super Bowl Betting Preview

Ben Roethlisberger has led Pittsburgh to two Super Bowl titles but winning a third will mean winning Super Bowl XLV as an underdog.

Big Ben and the Steelers advanced to their third Super Bowl in the last six years by taking care of the Jets 24-19 as a 4-point favorite in the AFC Championship Game. Roethlisberger threw for 133 yards with a pair of interceptions and a touchdown run, while the defense added what turned out to be a key TD on a Mark Sanchez fumble.


San Diego State Underdogs vs BYU

Not every college basketball fan has even heard of San Diego State, let alone that they are 20-0 and knocking on the door of the nation's Top 5.

But the Aztecs are road underdogs today as they hit the hard court against the Cougars of BYU.

The Cougars bring a 19-1 record (6-9 ATS) to this tilt against the 20-0 Aztecs, who are 11-5 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed BYU go 10-5 so far and the Aztecs go 5-9-1.


Hornets Small Road Favorites vs Warriors

Golden State looks to cover as a small home underdog in NBA odds Wednesday and improve its overall 19-25 mark when they host New Orleans.

The Hornets will try to spoil to the party on Wednesday; they are 25-19-2 ATS against the number this season, while the Warriors are 25-19 ATS. New Orleans is 14-32 on the totals; Golden State is 22-22.

New Orleans opened as 2.5-point road chalk while total was hovering near 199 points for over under bettors.


Christina Aguilera National Anthem Odds

With the basic stuff like the Super Bowl point spread and odds to win the coin toss settled, it's time to move to the more important items on the Super Bowl betting menu.

There are so many player and team prop bets and Super Bowl coin toss odds that it is ridiculous. But for celebrity watchers, there are entertainment prop bets for the Super Bowl, a particularly creative and bountiful list from Bovada. This is especially the case for the entertainment props such as the national anthem and the halftime show, which is always a big highlight.


Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Cyborg

The best Welterweight fighter outside of the UFC gets another challenge this Saturday night when he tries to defend his Strikeforce Welterweight championship for the second time. To do that he will have to beat Brazilian Jiu-jitsu black belt Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos.


Texas vs. Oklahoma State Betting

College basketball betting fans have plenty of action to choose from Wednesday. First, No. 8 Texas visits Oklahoma State. Will the nationally ranked Longhorns be favored at books like Bovada and Sports Interaction, or will the oddsmakers focus more on Oklahoma State’s 9-0 home record?

The hosting Cowboys love their home cooking. In fact, they need it. Oklahoma State’s basketball odds have taken a tumble of late; the Cowboys have lost three of four, all on the road. Still, they’re 14-5 overall and 9-4-1 against the spread on the year.


Wolfpack take on Tigers

College hoops betting interest focuses on the Clemson vs North Carolina State battle Tuesday at Littlejohn Coliseum as the Tigers look to defend home court and cover the NCAAB point spread.

The Tigers bring a 13-6 record (6-8-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 12-7 Wolfpack, who are 7-7 ATS against the spread. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Clemson go 6-7 so far and the Wolfpack go 8-6.

View North Carolina State vs Clemson Odds and Stats.


Mavericks vs Clippers Betting

Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for Los Angeles when they hit take on the Mavericks on Tuesday in pro hoops betting action.

Dallas will face the 17-26 Clippers, who own a 23-19-1 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Mavericks are 22-21 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Clippers are 23-19-1 favoring the OVER.

View LA Clippers vs Dallas Odds and Stats.

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NHL Odds: Canadiens vs. Flyers

Philadelphia is proving to be the most consistent team in the NHL heading into the All-Star Break. They will be heavy -180 favorites when they host the +160 road underdog Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday night in NHL betting action.

Philadelphia has won back-to-back games against Montreal and they are 9-2-0 during the month of January. As the hottest team in the league with 32 wins entering this game, it’s hard not to lay your money down with the home favorite Flyers.



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