About Robert Criscola

Robert has been a die-hard sports fan and handicapper for many years. A lifelong Brooklynite, his home away from home is Belmont Park. Follow Robert on Twitter: @itsgood2beking

Oilers and Stars continue to move up Stanley Cup odds board

In this week's edition of our Stanley Cup odds update, we profile a pair of West Coast underdogs hoping to hoist Lord Stanley’s hardware in the spring.

Tom Brady’s NFL MVP odds have tanked

Tom Brady has won the NFL MVP Award three times in his celebrated career, but it appears unlikely that he’ll add a fourth one to his mantle this year. The Patriots QB has seen his MVP odds rise from +1600 at the beginning of the season to +15000 today.

NHL free picks: Blues vs. Penguins and Avalanche vs. Maple Leafs

The Penguins will try to even the score with the Blues at PPG Paints Arena on Wednesday night following an embarrassing 5-2 loss to that foe at the Enterprise Center on Saturday night. Meanwhile, over in Toronto, Maple Leafs backup goalie Michael Hutchinson is in line for the start at the Scotiabank Arena, making the visiting Avalanche appealing as slight underdogs.

Seahawks Super Bowl odds continue to drop after win over Vikings

The Seattle Seahawks' Super Bowl odds continue to trend in the right direction following a big Monday night win over the Minnesota Vikings. Is it time to jump on the bandwagon, or are the surging Ravens too tough to look past?

Bruins’ David Pastrnak favored to lead NHL in goals

Boston Bruins right winger David Pastrnak is winning the battle for the Maurice “Rocket” Richard Trophy as the calendar turns to December. Join us as we handicap the market for most goals scored in the NHL.

Trends favor Patriots in SNF showdown with Texans

The Patriots appear to be a bargain as three-point road favorites as they take on the Texans this Sunday night at NRG Stadium. New England’s defense is clearly the best in the league this season and might be the best unit Bill Belichick has ever had during his illustrious tenure in Foxboro. The Pats are allowing just 10.6 points per game and have surrendered more than 14 points only once in 2019.

NHL Power Rankings: Bruins rise to the top

With more than a quarter of the NHL season in the books, it’s a good time to see how the top teams stack up. Here is BetAmerica’s initial 2019-2020 NHL power rankings.

Jameis Winston favored to lead NFL in passing yards

Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott currently leads the NFL in passing yards (3,433), but a different signal caller is favored to finish first in this market by the time the season is done. Let's dig into the numbers to determine the best bet.

The Seattle Seahawks are a popular bet to win the Super Bowl

No team has taken more action in the Super Bowl futures market this month than the Seattle Seahawks, but are they worth a wager? Join us as we crunch the numbers.

Connor McDavid favored to lead NHL in points scored

Although he is not the leader in points at this early stage in the NHL season, Connor McDavid is a heavy favorite to win the Art Ross Trophy. Let's dig into the odds and investigate whether he’s worth a bet.