Knicks meet Magic in NBA betting

Orlando gets to see how they stack up in the East with three tough games in four nights and they are favored by a touchdown to start it well tonight against the visiting Knicks.

The Magic bring a 38-22 record (27-31-2 ATS) to the battle against the 30-27 Knicks, who are 34-21-2 ATS and are enjoying life with Carmelo Anthony. Orlando has won and covered four in a row against New York, all of which went OVER the total at sportsbooks such as Bovada.


Stars, Coyotes on NHL lines

Dallas will try to gain ground on division-rival Phoenix in NHL betting action on Tuesday night, with the Coyotes a -155 home favorite against the road underdog Stars.


NCAAB Power Rankings: February 28

Despite an upset loss to Colorado last week the Texas Longhorns are still holding on to the top spot in the college basketball Power Rankings.

Following their 91-89 loss to Colorado as a 6-point favorite the Longhorns have dropped two of their last three games both SU and ATS. However, thanks to their strong defensive and offensive stats, and of course some help from a number of other ranked teams getting upset last weekend, the Longhorns are still No. 1.


NBA Power Rankings: February 28

For the second week in a row there's a new number one in the NBA Power Rankings after Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers bounced LeBron James' Miami Heat out of the top spot.


Villanova vs. Notre Dame lines

Notre Dame will look to improve on its 23-5 record on Monday when they host Villanova in Big East odds action at Joyce Center.

This season, the Fighting Irish are 23-5 overall and 13-10 ATS ATS, while the Wildcats have been tough on the road of late, going 8-3 SU. Both schools are jockeying for Big East tournament placements and eventual March Madness seeds.


Jazz face Celtics on NBA odds

The Jazz hope to be unwelcoming hosts on Monday as the Celtics pay a visit to EnergySolutions Arena in NBA betting action.

Utah will face the 42-15 Celtics, who own a 27-28-2 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Jazz are 31-28-1 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Celtics are 29-28 favoring the OVER.


NBA Betting: Lakers vs. Thunder

Ford Center will feature Thunder vs. Lakers action on Sunday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NBA action.

Oklahoma City battles the Lakers, currently with a 41-19 mark (28-32 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 34-23 for the Thunder and 25-35 for the Lakers.


Pittsburgh vs. Louisville odds

The Louisville Cardinals will hit the floor running against the visiting Pittsburgh Panthers Sunday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.

The Cardinals currently sports a 21-7 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 13-9 ATS. The Panthers are 25-3 and 12-10 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Cardinals produce a 9-12 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Panthers have gone 11-11 against the number.


Kings Speech Leads Final Oscar Odds

The Oscars are upon us and this may be the year of the Kings Speech, as the film is up for many awards including leading the way in Best Picture odds and Best Actor odds. 5Dimes has Oscar odds posted on many awards and not only the big ones.

Can Colin Firth lose the best Oscar for Best Actor? He is a MASSIVE favorite and he already bagged the award at the Golden Globes and at the Screen Actors' Guild (SAG). I mean, James Franco has the next best Oscars odds and he is at +4200! Give the Brit the award and let's move on.


Subway Fresh Fit 500 Betting Preview

Denny Hamlin and Jimmie Johnson had Daytona 500 finishes they would like to forget, but both drivers are sitting at just +500 for the Subway Fresh Fit 500 on Sunday.

Hamlin and Johnson still draw high praise, and with just one race completed in the Sprint Cup season they should draw most of the attention on the NASCAR betting lines based on their one-two finish in the Chase in 2010. Ryan Newman held off a last-lap charge by Jeff Gordon to win last year’s race at Phoenix.



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