Ohio State vs. Michigan Odds

Second-ranked Ohio State (16-0 SU, 7-6 ATS) will have its work cut out for it to stay undefeated when they take on the Michigan Wolverines on NCAAB betting lines (11-5 SU, 6-4 ATS) at Crisler Arena on Wednesday.

The Buckeyes are listed as huge 10-point road favorites at sportsbooks like 5Dimes on the college basketball betting lines against the home underdog Wolverines.


Holyfield vs. Williams Odds

At the tender age of 48, Evander “The Real Deal” Holyfield will return to action to defend his WBF Heavyweight title and continue his road towards a sixth world heavyweight championship.

Holyfield (43-10-2) continues to be one of the biggest names in heavyweight boxing for American fans in an era where all the real heavyweight belts are held by European fighters. Following his win over Frank Botha, where he won the WBF Heavyweight title, Holyfield has once again become a contender.


Divisional Playoffs Betting Trends

When the Baltimore Ravens and the Pittsburgh Steelers meet for the third time this season on Saturday, the best bet according to the NFL trends may be to go with the OVER.

The previous two meetings between the Ravens and Steelers this season both fell UNDER the posted total. If the trends hold up, though, that won't be the case this weekend.


Divisional Playoffs Opening Lines

Only eight teams remain in the quest for Super Bowl XLV and the NFL odds for the Divisional Playoffs are up already. On Saturday afternoon, the Baltimore Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers will butt heads in what should be a smashmouth affair. Bovada and Bovada both have the hosting Steelers favored by 3 points with the over/under at a miniscule 36.5 for these defensively sound squads.


Canucks, Isles on NHL lines

Vancouver takes their league-best record into New York to face the Islanders as a -210 favorite on the NHL betting lines for Tuesday night’s tilt on Long Island.

The Islanders (+185) reeled off three wins over a recent five-game road trip before getting the top goal-scoring team in the Canucks. After a recent trade of backup goalie Dwayne Roloson - and an injury to Rick DiPietro - the Islanders will have to face adversity in net again and use one of two rookie goaltenders.


UFC 126 Betting Preview

On February 5 Victor Belfort will finally get his shot at the UFC Middleweight title, but unfortunately for him it’s against the pound-for-pound top fighter in the world: Anderson Silva.

Bookmakers are not giving him much of a chance, and even the most Belfort-favorable line at Bovada has the challenger as the MMA odds +190 underdog.


Wild Card odds favor Eagles over Packers

The visiting Packers hope to send their backers to the pay window on Sunday as they look to cover the Wild Card point spread at Lincoln Financial Field against the Eagles.


NFL Trends: Wild Card Weekend

Last season the Colts ended the Jets' postseason journey. According to the trends, New York's playoff run will end against Indianapolis again this season.

The Jets and Colts clashed in the AFC Championship Game last season and Indianapolis rolled over New York 30-17 as a 7.5-point favorite on the NFL odds. In this weekend's rematch the Colts are a 3-point home favorite at Bovada.


NFL Props: Wild Card Weekend

Will the two regular season rematches on the Wild Card Weekend schedule give NFL prop bettors some insight when making their weekend wagers?

Saturday's Saints at Seahawks matchup is a rematch from Week 11. New Orleans cruised to a 34-19 victory as an 11-point home favorite in that contest. If this weekend's game mirrors that initial matchup at all bettors could clean up on prop bets at Bovada.


Wild Card Sunday NFL Betting

It's been more than a decade since Kansas City Chiefs fans have celebrated a postseason win. Could that finally change on Sunday when the Chiefs host the Baltimore Ravens as an NFL betting underdog in the Wild Card round?

More importantly, can backers celebrate a wild card wagering win?



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