Manny Machado Signing Brings Padres Down To +5000 in MLB Futures

Signing Manny Machado to a 10 year / $300 million deal was enough to move the San Diego Padres from +8000 in 2019 World Series futures all the way down to +5000. That still makes the Padres a longshot to go all the way this season, but at least they're the talk of the town for the time being. There's no doubt that this is a massive deal, but is it a good one for San Diego? Padres Are Investing [...]

By |February 19th, 2019|Categories: MLB, SportsWire|Tags: , , |

UEFA Champions League Betting – Man City gets a pass, while Atletico and Juventus Throw Down

2019 UEFA Champions League Round of 16 continues on Wednesday when Bundesliga squad Schalke takes on top Premier League team Manchester City and Atletico battles Juventus. Check out our odds on the matchups along with analysis and a Champions League betting pick to boost your bankroll. [Wednesday, Feb. 20] Schalke +950 vs Manchester City -365 (3:00pm ET) The odds imply Man City dominated Schalke on Wednesday. Right now, it’s difficult to come up with a reason not to follow the [...]

By |February 19th, 2019|Categories: Soccer, SportsWire|Tags: , , |

Tuesday’s NCAAM Free Picks – Tennessee Looking To Bounce Back

The Tennessee Volunteers have a lot to prove as heavy favorites tonight. Facing a scrappy Vanderbilt team that's getting a massive point cushion, the Vols are a troubling side to back in NCAAM free picks. Our own Lindsay Van Gyn weighs in on the best picks in the biggest matchups tonight. #5 Tennessee Volunteers -18.5 over Vanderbilt Commodores (7pm ET) Vanderbilt is going for a program record and what better place to solidify this than on the road with the [...]

By |February 19th, 2019|Categories: College Basketball, SportsWire|Tags: , |

NCAAB Monday Night Picks – The Battle for Virginia

One of the best rivalries on the hardcourt takes place this Monday when the Virginia Cavaliers travel to Cassell Coliseum in Blacksburg, VA to take on the Virginia Tech Hokies. It's been a relatively one-sided war, with the Virginia Cavaliers going 7-3 SU in the last 10 meetings between the two, but the Hokies have been a wily play against the book with a 6-4 ATS record in those same games. That's why making choosing a side in my NCAAB Monday [...]

UFC on ESPN 1 Predictions – The Return of Cain Velasquez

With Sunday night jam packed with entertaining action, it's time for some UFC on ESPN 1 predictions! This card comes to you live (and totally free given that you have ESPN) on Sunday, February 17th at 9pm ET. Get ready for a wild card filled with some truly talented up and comers. Of course, the main event is the draw, so that's where we'll start because it's time to see Cain Velasquez back in action. Those of you in New Jersey [...]

By |February 15th, 2019|Categories: SportsWire|Tags: , , , |

NHL Free Picks – Your Weekend Quick Hits From Around The League

Saturday’s shaping up as another great one on the ice, highlighted by Calgary-Pittsburgh and Nashville-Vegas. Also on Saturday, Montreal tries to pull off the upset over the best team in NHL, the Tampa Bay Lightning. I've got my NHL free picks lined up for the weekend, and ready for you to build your bankroll towards a busy Sunday! [Saturday, Feb. 16] Calgary Flames +115 at Pittsburgh Penguins -135 (1:00pm ET) The Flames enter Pittsburgh having gone 5-1 SU in their [...]

By |February 15th, 2019|Categories: NHL, SportsWire|Tags: , |

NFL – The Case Against The Kyler Murray Hype

Being a Heisman Trophy winner and a quarterback has never signaled undoubted success in the NFL. In recent memory, mediocrity has been a high point for most of the recipients and the low points are very low. For every Cam Newton there's a Matt Leinart. Where Kyler Murray fits in to this equation remains to be determined, but the gravity of the situation is undeniable. Kyler Murray’s decision to turn his back on baseball and focus his sole attention on [...]

By |February 15th, 2019|Categories: NFL, SportsWire|Tags: , , |

2019 Daytona 500 Betting Preview – Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick Favorites

Although the NASCAR Season officially began last Sunday with The Clash, true NASCAR fans wait until the Daytona 500 before celebrating the season’s beginning. This is the first major event of the season, so if you're new to the sport, the 2019 Daytona 500 betting board is a great place to start. They'll run events every Sunday through the spring and summer, giving you lots of chances to make some big bucks on the weekend. Here's a preview of the [...]

By |February 14th, 2019|Categories: SportsWire|Tags: , , |

NHL Free Picks – McDavid vs Crosby on Wednesday Night

Check out my NHL free picks for tonight as Conor McDavid battles Sidney Crosby and the Canucks attempt to get back on track against the vulnerable Anaheim Ducks. There's value on the board tonight, you just have to know where to find it. [Wednesday, Feb. 13] Edmonton Oilers +150 vs Pittsburgh Penguins -170 The Oilers allow more goals per, 3.3, than what they average, 2.9. That’s one of the reasons they head into this matchup with the Penguins with just [...]

By |February 13th, 2019|Categories: NHL, SportsWire|Tags: , |

Wednesday NBA Free Picks – Five Top Teams Hit The Court Tonight!

On Wednesdays, the NBA loves to put on a show and tonight is no exception when five of the top teams in the league hit the court. The Milwaukee Bucks, Philadelphia 76ers, Toronto Raptors, Denver Nuggets, and Golden State Warriors are all in action on Wednesday night. Check out analysis, odds, and NBA free picks for the top matchups on Feb. 13! [Wednesday, Feb. 13] Milwaukee Bucks -4 at Indiana Pacers (7:00pm ET) Milwaukee heads to Indiana not only relatively healthy, [...]

By |February 13th, 2019|Categories: NBA, SportsWire|Tags: , |