Sports Betting

Western Conference Finals Set as Rockets, Warriors Advance in Five

The Golden State Warriors and the Houston Rockets each dispatched their second-round opponents in Game 5 matchups Tuesday night, setting up a highly anticipated clash in the Western Conference finals. First, the Rockets defeated the Utah Jazz 112-102 to clinch a 4-1 series victory. Chris Paul scored 41 points for […]

Manny Machado has eclipsed 30 home runs in three straight seasons. (Source: sportsbetting.ag)

Yankees the Betting Favorite to Land Orioles All-Star Manny Machado

When you’re 8-27 and dead last in all of Major League Baseball, all potential moves are on are on the table. For the Baltimore Orioles, that includes the prospect of trading their best player, three-time All-Star Manny Machado. Sure, the Orioles insist they’re not interested in shipping off their 25-year-old […]

A second-half goal by Manolo Gabbiadini gave Southampton a 1-0 win over Swansea. Southampton is now all but assured of avoiding relegation this season. (Image: Getty)

Three Teams Fighting to Dodge Relegation in English Premier League

As the English Premier League season winds down, there’s no real drama at the top of the table after Manchester City ran away with the league title. But there’s still some question when it comes to EPL relegation, with three teams fighting to avoid becoming the final team to drop down […]

Rafael Nadal celebrates after defeating Novak Djokovic in the 2017 Madrid Open semifinals. (Image: Reuters)

Nadal Going for Third Straight Clay-Court Title at Madrid Open

Rafael Nadal is looking to continue his clay-court dominance over the next week as he seeks to capture the Matua Madrid Open title for a record sixth time. Nadal has dominated the ATP Tour since returning from a hip injury he sustained during the Australian Open. The Spaniard easily won […]

Cavaliers Sweep Raptors en Route to NBA Eastern Conference Finals

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are back in the Eastern Conference finals after completing a four-game sweep of the Toronto Raptors on Monday night. The dominating win provides some relief to concerns that King James and the Cavs were losing some of their postseason mojo. Cleveland had little trouble […]

Tiger Woods struggled with his putter last week at the Wells Fargo Championship, and placed tied for 55th, his worst finish for four rounds this season. (Image: Getty)

Is It Time to Stop Betting on Tiger Woods?

Tiger Woods looked stunned as he walked off the 18th green after Sunday’s final round of the Wells Fargo Championship. He didn’t make a single birdie during all day for only the 11th time in his career. The last time Woods went an entire round without breaking par on any hole was […]

Yu Darvish, seen here pitching against the Colorado Rockies on April 21, was put on the 10-day DL due to illness. (Image: AP/David Zalubowski)

Chicago Cubs Place Struggling Yu Darvish on Disabled List with Illness

The Chicago Cubs have put starting pitcher Yu Darvish on the 10-day disabled list due to illness, adding to the early season struggles for the team’s biggest offseason acquisition. Darvish was placed on the DL because of “parainfluenza virus,” a common virus that can cause respiratory infections (but is not […]

Kevin Harvick celebrates with the Miles the Monster trophy after winning the 2018 AAA 400 Drive for Autism at Dover International Speedway. (Image: Getty)

Kevin Harvick Back on Track, Books Fourth Win of Season at Dover

Kevin Harvick won all three stages of the AAA 400 Drive for Autism at Dover International Speedway on Sunday en route to capturing his fourth NASCAR Cup Series race of the season. Harvick led 201 of the 400 laps in the race on the way to a 7.45 second victory […]

Arsene Wenger Bids Farewell, but Who Will Succeed Him as Arsenal Boss?

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger looked out to the capacity crowd of more than 60,000 fans chanting, “There’s only one Arsene Wenger,” and smiled. His 22-year run as the Premier League soccer team’s head man was coming to an end, and he acknowledged the fan’s adulation in his final home game […]

Gennady Golovkin celebrates after knocking out Vanes Martirosyan on Saturday. GGG made his 20th consecutive middleweight title defense, tying a division record. (Image: Chris Carlson/AP)

GGG Knocks Out Vanes Martirosyan in 2nd Round to Retain Middleweight Title

Boxing sensation Gennady Golovkin did exactly what was expected of him on Saturday night, knocking out Vanes Martirosyan in the second round to retain his unified middleweight world championship. The fight between GGG and Martirosyan wasn’t the bout that was originally scheduled for May 5. Originally, Golovkin was hoping for […]

Jason Day celebrates after a par putt on the 18th hole clinches victory for him at the 2018 Wells Fargo Championship. (Image: Sam Greenwood/Getty)

Jason Day Wins Wells Fargo Championship by Two Strokes

Jason Day captured his second win of the season by shooting a 2-under 69 on Sunday to win the Wells Fargo Championship at the Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, North Carolina. Day finished at 12-under for the tournament, two strokes ahead of Aaron Wise and Nick Watney. The win was […]

The Pittsburgh Steelers are expected to make the NFL playoffs again next season. (Image: Getty)

New England, Pittsburgh, Top NFL Playoff Propositions

Twelve of the 32 teams make the NFL playoffs, and handicapping which ones will make the postseason has become a favorite for gamblers. The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook recently released its playoff propositions for next season. It is pretty easy to project who will be the top four teams from […]

Team Canada the favorites at the IIHF World Hockey Championships (Source: Twitter.com)

Canada Heavy Favorites As Puck Drops at IIHF World Hockey Championships

 The World Hockey Championships have been perceived as the ugly step-sister of international hockey tournaments in recent years. But has a different aura about it this time around. The event has taken a backseat to the Olympics ever since since the NHL started sending its players to the Olympic Games […]

LaMelo, left, and brother LiAngelo Ball show off their jerseys for the BC Vytautas team, but the two left the squad last week. (Image: AP)

Ball Brothers Basketball Experiment in Lithuania Goes Flat

The Ball brothers are apparently done in Lithuania. LaVar Ball, the controversial father of LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball has pulled his sons from the professional team they were on with two games remaining in the season. Initially officials for the BC Vytautas team said the two were missing an April […]

Tua Tagovailoa, left, and Jalen Hurts celebrate after winning the National Championship in January, but are now locked into a fierce battle for the starting quarterback position. (Image: Getty)

Quarterback Controversy not Affecting Title Odds for Alabama

Alabama football has a problem several college coaches wish they had, two quality quarterbacks vying for the starting position. Junior Jalen Hurts is locked in a battle with sophomore Tua Tagovailoa for the starting position and Crimson Tide fans are wondering who will be under center when the season begins […]

Kwiff TV ad banned for offering non-existent odds on a Paris St Germain match. (Source: remezcla.com)

Kwiff Ad Banned From TV After Offering False Sports Betting Odds

As if winning on sports betting wasn’t challenging enough, it’s even tougher when the promised odds don’t actually exist. The UK Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has banned a TV ad by the mobile betting app Kwiff after the company misled consumers about the odds it was offering on a football […]

Audible is included in several Kentucky Derby prop bets being offered by sportsbooks. (Image: Eclipse Sportswire)

Wagering Available for More Than Just Winner of Kentucky Derby

While the odds are pretty straightforward for the Kentucky Derby, there is a myriad of betting options for the race besides just picking the winner. Sportsbooks, especially internet ones, have several proposition wagers that gamblers can make on Saturday’s Run for the Roses. Horse racing has so many built in […]