Heat vs Celtics betting Preview

The Miami Heat will be looking to run their winning streak against the Boston Celtics to four games both SU and ATS as those Eastern Conference clubs hit the hardwood on Sunday afternoon.

Miami thumped Boston 120-107 as a 6-point home favorite on the NBA betting odds at the sportsbooks back on October 30, making them 3-0 both SU and ATS over their past three meetings. The OVER has paid out in four of the last five Heat/Celtics matchups.

The Heat will try to spoil to the party on Sunday; they are 20-20 ATS against the number this season, while the Celtics are 15-25-3 ATS. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). Miami is 19-21 on the totals; Boston is 20-22-1.


Indiana vs Michigan State Pick

There'll be a Big Ten battle on the hardwood at Assembly Hall in Bloomington on Sunday afternoon as the Indiana Hoosiers look for an ATS victory at home over the Michigan State Spartans.

The Hoosiers had lost six games in a row against the Spartans before beating them 70-55 as a 2.5-point home underdog in their last meeting last February. That improved Indiana to 1-4 SU and 3-2 ATS over the past five games between the two schools.

The Hoosiers are 17-2 so far on the season, and 9-8 ATS vs. the number. The Spartans, meanwhile, are 17-3 and 7-10 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Indiana go 6-8-1 and the Spartans go 7-9 on the totals.


UFC on Fox: Johnson vs. Dodson Odds

This Saturday Demetrious Johnson will put his UFC Flyweight title on the line against No. 1 contender John Dodson on Fox.

*Editor Note: For UFC on Fox 7 odds and predictions, click here.

The fight card will also feature a No. 1 contender fight between Former WEC Lightweight champion Anthony Pettis and top contender Donald Cerrone.


Action is also available on the Light Heavyweight matchup between Quinton Jackson and Glover Teixeira.


Super Bowl National Anthem Prop Betting

All anthem singers are not created equal and therefore neither are the betting odds for Super Bowl anthems.

When online sportsbook Bovada opened the Super Bowl prop on how long Alicia Keys will take to sing the Star Spangled Banner, it was 2 minutes 15 seconds, nearly 45 seconds longer than last year’s over-under.

Back at Super Bowl XLVI, former American Idol champ Kelly Clarkson breezed through the anthem at 1:34. Bovada’s Kevin Bradley had set the over-under at precisely 1:34.


NBA odds preview - Celtics vs Hawks

Having lost at home to the Boston Celtics once already this season the Atlanta Hawks will be looking for a better result on the NBA lines when they're the hosts once again on Friday night.

Boston topped Atlanta 89-81 as a 5.5-point road underdog when those Eastern Conference teams last met on January 5. That made the Hawks 1-4 SU and 2-3 ATS over their last five games against the Celtics, with the OVER/UNDER 2-3 in those five contests.

This season the Hawks are 24-18 overall and 17-23-2 ATS against the number, while the Celtics are 20-22 and 15-24-3 ATS. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). As for the totals, Atlanta is 20-21-1 on the OU, and Boston is 19-22-1.


Canucks vs Ducks: NHL wagering preview

The Vancouver Canucks and the Anaheim Ducks have played to OVER results for totals bettors in nine of their past 10 matchups heading into their game in California on Friday night.

The Ducks bounced the Canucks 7-3 in their first meeting this season on January 19, with Vancouver the -150 favorite on the NHL betting lines at home in that contest. Anaheim and Vancouver have split their last 10 meetings 5-5 heading into Friday's contest.

Anaheim will face the 1-1-1 Canucks. In totals betting, the Ducks are 2-0 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Canucks are 1-2 favoring the OVER.


Celtics vs Knicks Odds Preview

The New York Knicks and Boston Celtics have met in three straight OVER results as those Atlantic Division clubs hit the hardwood on Thursday night in NBA betting action at TD Bank Garden.

The Celtics topped the Knicks 102-96 as a 7.5-point road underdog in an OVER result in the first meeting of the season between the two teams on January 7. Overall the Knicks are just 2-3 both SU and ATS over their past five games against the Celtics.

The Knicks will try to spoil to the party on Thursday; they are 21-18 ATS against the number this season, while the Celtics are 15-23-3 ATS. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). New York is 20-17-2 on the totals; Boston is 19-21-1.


UCLA Arizona Pac 12 Betting Preview

Each of the last four games between the UCLA Bruins and the Arizona Wildcats have turned into UNDER results for totals bettors as those Pac-12 teams hit the hardwood on Thursday.

Arizona and UCLA last met in last year's Pac-12 conference tournament, with the Wildcats winning that matchup by a score of 66-58 as a 3-point underdog on the college hoops betting lines. Arizona is 3-2 SU and 2-3 ATS over their past five meetings.

The Wildcats currently sports a 16-1 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 8-7 ATS. The Bruins are 15-4 and 7-11 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Wildcats produce a 3-10-1 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Bruins have gone 7-8 against the number.


NHL Betting: Red Wings limp into weekend

After dropping two of their first three games of the season the Detroit Red Wings and their injured defense corps will look for better results this weekend as they take on the Wild and the Blackhawks.

Detroit sandwiched a win over the lowly Blue Jackets between losses to the Blues and the Stars in their first three games of the season, and lost defensemen Carlo Colaiacovo (shoulder) and Ian White (leg) indefinitely in the process.


Rangers favored vs Bruins: NHL Betting

The New York Rangers will be looking for some payback on Wednesday night as they try to pay off on the NHL betting lines in their second outing of the season against the Boston Bruins.

Boston got past New York 3-1 at home as a favorite on the moneyline in NHL betting action over the weekend, improving them slightly to 2-3 over their past five games against the Rangers. The OVER/UNDER has gone 1-3-1 over their last five meetings.

The Rangers bring a 0-2 record to the battle against the 2-0 Bruins. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen New York go 1-1 so far and the Bruins go 0-2.



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