Prop Bets

Caption One: Patrick Mahomes leads his contemporaries in two of four quarterback prop bets, including most touchdowns and most passing yards. (Image: Getty)

NFL Props: Patrick Mahomes, Drew Brees Lead QB Betting Boards

NFL prop bettors have to know their quarterbacks. There are four categories of QB-related bets — more than any other position — and a limited field of potential superstars capable of being tops for most passing yards, most touchdowns, highest passer rating, and, undesirably, most interceptions. Bovada, BetOnline, and Ladbrokes […]

Hawaii celebrates winning the 2018 Little League World Series in Williamsport, PA. (Image: Evan Habeeb/USA Today Sports)

Little League World Series Odds and List of Champions

The 2019 Little League World Series begins next week in Williamsport, PA. The international side, representing eight teams from eight global regions, is the overall LLWS betting favorite at -160 odds to become the next Little League World Series champion. Honolulu, Hawaii is the defending champion. The little leaguers from […]

Area 51 has been the subject of much discussion claiming aliens are kept at the Air Force base, and an internet event plans to storm the military installation on September 20. (Image: Getty)

Storm Area 51 Prop Bets No Hoax for Alien Gamblers

What began as a joke on Facebook has turned into a global phenomenon, and the “Storm Area 51, They Can’t Stop All of Us” event has grown daily. The Facebook page that was created by a gamer, a meme generator, and an event planner, was posted on June 27. As […]

Dak Prescott has said his goals are high for the Cowboys this season, and he aims to get them to the Super Bowl. (Image: Getty)

NFL Playoff Prop Bets have Cowboys, Steelers Seeing Postseason

The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook put out their NFL Playoff propositions recently and there are a few surprises. Not shocking, however, is the New England Patriots having the best odds to get into the postseason. Tom Brady and company are co-favorites to win the 2020 Super Bowl at 6/1. New […]

Gary Woodland won the US Open, and took home a lot of cash, and some special perks. (Image: Getty)

US Open winner Woodland Getting Lots of Perks for Victory

How good is it to be US Open winner Gary Woodland? When the 35-year-old won his first major championship on Sunday at Pebble Beach, he not only got a trophy, but a whole lot of perks along with it. The first was the prize money, which was increased this year […]

Tiger Woods gets in some practice at the US Open on Monday, and is joined by a buck who decided to wander on the course. (Image: USA Today Sports)

Tiger Woods Still Enjoys Public Backing for US Open

Oddsmakers have Tiger Woods as the third choice to win the US Open, but bettors are backing the 15-time major championship winner. Woods has odds of 10/1, along with Rory McIlroy, but is behind Brooks Koepka at 8/1, and top pick Dustin Johnson at 7.1, Jeff Sherman, vice president of […]

Phil Mickelson is part of a proposition bet that has him competing against Tony Finau, Bryson DeChambeau, and Matt Kuchar for the best score. (Image: AP)

Overseas, Internet Best Place for US Open Prop Bets

Usually to get some of the more exotic wagers sports gamblers must look at the overseas sportsbooks, and the US Open prop bets are no different. The Golden Nugget’s venue doesn’t even have any offered on its mobile app. The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook has limited theirs to match ups […]

Karthik Nemmani, 14, holds the Scripps National Spelling Bee Championship Trophy with Scripps President and Chief Executive Officer Adam Symson after winning last year’s contest. (Image: AP)

Several P-R-O-P Bets at Scripps National Spelling Bee

Gamblers might not be able to spell proposition bets, but they can certainly utilize them at the Scripps National Spelling Bee. The annual contest begins on Monday at National Harbor, Maryland, and concludes Thursday with the finals. There are five wagers being offered by BetOnline. The first is the number […]

Ted Ginn Jr. is one of the fastest players in the NFL, but he might have met his match with a high school sprinter. (Image: Getty)

VIDEO: Can Ted Ginn Outrun the Legend of “White Lightning?”

Ted Ginn Jr. is one of the fastest players in the NFL, but his boasting about his speed might be making his wallet a little lighter. The New Orleans wide receiver told the Bleacher Report’s “The Lefkoe Show” that he would challenge anyone for a race, “pole to pole,” with […]

Brooks Koepka celebrates after winning the PGA Championship, his fourth major championship. (Image: Getty)

Brooks Koepka’s for Real + 4 Other Insights from the PGA Championship

The PGA Championship had several questions that needed to be answered, and golf’s second major championship of the year settled just about all of them. Whether it was winner Brooks Koepka’s status as a top golfer, or Tiger Woods’ preparation, those queries were all resolved. Golf fans also got a few […]