Despite the great strength shown by Bob Baffert's three favored entries, the 2019 Kentucky Derby still may not be his race to win. Here's how, in the rain, Tacitus and some of the other contenders may just breeze onto the boards.
HBO and the NFL have yet to announce this year's focus for their documentary series, "Hard Knocks." Oddsmakers, however, have pegged the Washington Redskins as the favorites to be the subject of the show — with BetOnline.AG giving the franchise 5-4 odds. The Redskins are one of five teams who
The Boston Bruins will try to end their series against the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday night as road favorites on the NHL odds at sportsbooks. The Boston Bruins are a perfect 6-0 over their last six games. With a win in Game 4 on the road against the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday, the Bruins could punch their ticket to the Stanley Cup final.
The Boston Bruins (-155) beat the Carolina Hurricanes, 5-2, on Thursday night to take a 1-0 series lead in the Eastern Conference finals. If you watched, you know that the game was much closer than the final score suggests. Carolina was the more aggressive team much of the night. Boston pulled away in the third
The Chicago Cubs will try to keep things rolling when they visit the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday as road betting favorites at the sportsbooks. The Chicago Cubs are 9-3 over their last 12 games since starting the season off with a 5-9 record. The Cubs hope to stay hot with a win over the Seattle Mariners in the first game of a two-game series starting on Tuesday night.
The Milwaukee Bucks hope to stay hot on Wednesday night when they host the Toronto Raptors as home betting favorites for Game 1 of their series. The Milwaukee Bucks are 8-1 straight up and against the spread through their first nine games of the 2019 postseason. The Bucks will try to build on a four-game winning streak when they host the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday night.
The Golden State Warriors look to take care of business without Kevin Durant when they host the Portland Trail Blazers as Game 1 betting favorites. The Golden State Warriors are 13-1 straight up and 9-5 against the spread in their last 14 home games against the Portland Trail Blazers. The Warriors will try to pick up another home win over the Trail Blazers on Tuesday night in Game 1.
The PGA Championship ushers in a new era Thursday, as the major tournament will be played in May for the first time. Tiger Woods comes into the event at the Bethpage Black Course as the favorite to hoist the Wanamaker Trophy
Rose Namajunas will try to defend her title against Jessica Andrade in the main event of UFC 237 on Saturday as a small underdog on the betting lines. Rose Namajunas has won each of her last three fights, most recently defeating Joanna Jedrzejczyk for the UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship at UFC 217 and then successfully defending against Jedrzejczyk at UFC 223. Namajunas moves on to a new opponent this Saturday when she defends her championship at UFC 237 against Jessica Andrade.
The Avalanche visit the Sharks for a series-deciding Game 7 on Wednesday night, with the sportsbooks giving the edge to San Jose on the NHL odds. The Colorado Avalanche are just 2-18 in their last 20 road games against the San Jose Sharks. The Avalanche will try to solve the Sharks and advance to the Western Conference final with a win on Wednesday night in Game 7.
LAS VEGAS — With the release of regular-season win totals just on the horizon, it’s a great time to look ahead at the coming college football season. Bettors will want to be ready to jump on the early Over/Unders wherever they see value. I have researched all of the teams and conferences and set up
Stop! Put down that copy of Oh, the Places You’ll Go. Your son/daughter/nephew/cousin probably already has three versions, and you can do better. Here are five books that’ll help any new graduate enter the real world like a confident grown-up.