Game 7 Betting: Caps vs Bruins

Boston is 8-4 in Game 7s in the past 25 years, while the Washington Capitals are 2-7. 

You figure out how to bet this one.

The Boston Bruins are big favorites at the sportsbooks for Wednesday night as they look to complete the comeback and beat the Washington Capitals in Game 7 of their first-round playoff series.

The Bruins staved off elimination in Game 6 of the best-of-seven set on Sunday afternoon, paying off on the NHL betting lines with a 4-3 overtime victory. Tyler Seguin had the goal in extra time.

Boston battles the Capitals, currently with a 42-32-8 mark. The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 46-33-3 for the Bruins and 40-37-5 for the Capitals.


Rangers vs Yankees: Darvish vs Kuroda

It's a battle of Japanese starting pitching as Yu Darvish faces countryman Hiroki Kuroda as the Yankees and Rangers do battle in Arlington.

It's a pitching duel between rookie Darvish for the Rangers (2-0 on the year) and veteran Kuroda for New York (1-2 so far).


Boston Miami NBA Odds Pick

TD Garden will feature Celtics vs. Heat action on Tuesday as both teams battle significant injury situations as they head towards the playoffs this weekend.

The Heat, who may be without LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh, will probably rest, knowing they can't catch the Bulls. The Celtics have motivation to grab home-court advantage from the Hawks.

Boston has beaten Miami twice this month and is 8-2-1 ATS in its last 11 games at home.

The Celtics are 37-27 so far on the season, and 32-31-1 ATS vs. the number. The Heat, meanwhile, are 46-18 and 32-32 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Boston go 29-35 and the Heat go 25-37-2 on the totals.


Panthers vs Devils Game 6 Pick

The New Jersey Devils are home favorites at the sportsbooks for Tuesday night as they try to stave off elimination by the Florida Panthers and extend their first-round Eastern playoff series.

The Devils were beaten 3-0 by the Panthers in Game 5 of the best-of-seven set on Saturday night, and are now down 3-2 in the series. Jose Theodore made 30 stops for the shutout in Game 5.

This season the Devils are 48-28-6 overall while the Panthers are 38-26-18. As for the totals, New Jersey is 37-34-11 on the OU, and Florida is 31-37-14.


SEC Odds: LSU favored in 2012

As usual 5Dimes online sportsbook is ahead of the competition when it comes to posting early odds. This week 5Dimes became the first sportsbook to release 2012 NCAA football conference championship odds. Log in at 5Dimes to get in on the early action.


Big Ten Odds: Michigan Early Favorite

With Ohio State ineligible due to NCAA penalties, Michigan climbs to the top in earlu Big Ten football odds menus across America.

Here's a quick look at the field in the fight for the 2012 Big Ten championship.

Michigan, after a fine first season under head coach Brady Hoke, is the favorite to win the Big Ten this season at +180.

The Wolverines have 11 starters back from a team that went 6-2 in conference play last year, led by dynamic QB Denard Robinson.


Rangers vs Yankees Betting Preview

The baseball wagering menu sees a clash between Texas and New York on Monday, as two teams that lead the Majors in home runs open a three-game series in Arlington.

Texas sends Derek Holland out against CC Sabathia for the Yankees in this game. Holland is 2-0 with a 3.10 ERA on the season, while Sabathia is 1-0 on the year and has a 5.59 ERA.

The Yankees have 27 homers so far, one ahead of Texas. Can the big bats make noise against the big arms of Holland and Sabathia?


Spurs vs Trail Blazers Preview

The final week of the NBA regular season tips off Monday as the Spurs try to cover the spread at AT&T Center against the Portland Trail Blazers.

And the host Spurs opened as huge 2-touchdown favorites at most sportsbooks as they have motivation to keep winning and secure the top seed in the West.

The Spurs currently sports a record of 47-16, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 40-20-3 ATS. The Trail Blazers are 28-36 and 31-33 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Spurs post a 37-26 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Trail Blazers have gone 34-30 against the number.


Chicago Phoenix Game 6 Odds

After winning on the road in overtime on Saturday the Chicago Blackhawks will try to tie up their first-round series with the Phoenix Coyotes on Monday with Game 6 of the set in the Windy City.

Chicago pulled out a 2-1 OT win to pay off for their supporters on the NHL lines in Game 5 on Saturday night, reducing their series deficit to 3-2. Jonathan Toews scored the goal in the extra frame.

All five games so far have gone to OT so odds are pretty good this will be another tight game. However, bettors are siding with the hometown Blackhawks, who opened as moneyline favorites at Bovada.

Chicago battles the Coyotes, currently with a 42-27-13 mark. The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 42-39-1 for the Blackhawks and 30-39-13 for the Coyotes.


Senators Rangers Game 6 Betting

The Ottawa Senators will get a chance to pull off a major upset and improve their NHL futures considerably on Monday night as they host the New York Rangers in Game 6 of their first-round series.

The Senators won 2-0 as underdogs at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night to take a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven set on the top-seeded Rangers. Jason Spezza scored both Ottawa goals that day.

The Kings were the 8 seed in the West and they pulled off the upset of the Canucks on Sunday. Al the upsets are causing chaos on the Stanley Cup futures odds menu.

The Senators currently sports a record of 41-31-10. The Rangers are 51-24-7. Betting totals have seen the Senators post a 42-38-2 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Rangers have gone 32-31-19 against the number.



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