Archive for: October, 2016

NBA on ESPN Betting Preview: Cleveland Cavaliers at Toronto Raptors

Cleveland Cavaliers at Toronto Raptors Time: 6 PM (CT), ESPN Spread: CLE -3 Total: 206 Betting odds c/o 5dimes The Cleveland Cavaliers obliterated the New York Knicks opening night 117-88 and will now travel to face the Toronto Raptors at 6 PM (Central) on ESPN. The Cavaliers are 3-point favorites in the game which features […]

Big 12 College Football Picks: #12 West Virginia Mountaineers at Oklahoma State Cowboys

#12 West Virginia Mountaineers at Oklahoma State Cowboys Saturday, October 29, 2016, 12:00 pm Eastern, TV: Fox Boone Pickens Stadium – Stillwater, Oklahoma Opening Line: West Virginia -1 Current Line: West Virginia -3 1/2 (-115) Opening Total: 62 1/2 Current Total: 65 Opening Money Line: West Virginia -180 / Oklahoma State +160 Current Money Line: […]

NBA on ESPN Odds: Houston Rockets at L.A. Lakers

Houston Rockets at L.A. Lakers Time: 9:30 PM CT (ESPN) Spread: HOU -6 Total: 223.5 Betting odds c/o 5dimes The Houston Rockets are going to score plenty this season, and the over/under of 223.5 for their opener tonight against the L.A. Lakers is just the first of many high point totals for Houston this season. […]

NBA on ESPN Betting Preview: Oklahoma City Thunder at Philadelphia 76ers

Oklahoma City Thunder at Philadelphia 76ers Time: 7 PM CT (ESPN) Spread: OKC -9 Total: 208 Betting odds c/o 5dimes The Oklahoma City Thunder will be playing without one-time franchise player Kevin Durant for the first time since the 2007-08 season, when the club was still the Seattle Supersonics. The first Thunder game without Durant […]

NFL Monday Night Football Betting Preview: Houston Texans at Denver Broncos

Houston Texans at Denver Broncos Monday, October 24, 2016, 8:30 pm Eastern, TV: ESPN Sports Authority Field at Mile High – Denver, Colorado Opening Line: Denver -6 Current Line: Denver -9 Opening Total: 41 1/2 Current Total: 40 1/2 Opening Money Line: Broncos -335 / Texans +270 Current Money Line: Broncos -365 / Texans +305 […]

Southwest Division 2016-17 NBA Season Preview

The Southwest Division is a deep division with the distinction of having five teams all that have made the postseason in the past two years. While the New Orleans Pelicans have gone the rebuilding route and are seemingly the least likely to repeat the feat, this is a division that could still yield four playoff […]

Pacific Division 2016-17 NBA Season Preview

The Pacific Division is home of the 73-win Golden State Warriors, and so many are quick to proclaim the Dubs as “locks” for a 2017 NBA title. Those of us in the handicapping business know there is no such thing, and watching Stephen Curry and company’s 3-1 Finals lead evaporate to LeBron James and the […]

Northwest Division 2016-17 NBA Season Preview

The Northwest Division’s crowning team, the Oklahoma City Thunder, suffered a bit of a loss when four-time scoring champion and MVP Kevin Durant bolted for Golden State over the offseason, joining forces with one of the most talented teams in NBA history and leaving Russell Westbrook to carry the Thunder. Live NBA odds available here […]

Southeast Division 2016-17 NBA Season Preview

None of the teams in the Southeast Division are contenders. There are five teams all which have playoff aspirations, but none can really stake a claim as a definitive homecourt team. The Atlanta Hawks are two-seasons removed from a 60-win year, but can they reclaim that level of play with a different roster now featuring […]

Central Division 2016-17 NBA Season Preview

The NBA’s Central Division featured the 2017 NBA Champion Cleveland Cavaliers, who are predictably the toast of the division and as close a thing as there is to a lock for a division winner at -1100 on NBA futures odds at Bovada. The Indiana Pacers and Detroit Pistons are both playoff-caliber clubs, and the Milwaukee […]

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