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'That’s a lot of points, if you ask me' says Vegas bookie about Elite Eight underdog

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 16:12:00 GMT

It’ll be hard to top Friday night’s ridiculous regulation and overtime finishes in the last of the Sweet 16 games – in which Florida beat Wisconsin – but the Elite Eight will give it a try today and Sunday. Covers checks in on where the action is fo...

Tinder helps NBA road teams get laid, but does it help NBA bettors get paid?

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 14:53:00 GMT

The most fascinating story I encountered this past week can be summarized as follows: according to both insiders and data, NBA teams are winning more road games this season than ever before thanks to discovering a more efficient way of hooking-up wi...

Against the spread success is a tell-tale sign of a NCAA tournament champion

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 13:22:00 GMT

Good teams win. Great teams cover. That popular statement has gone hand-in-hand over the past three NCAA tournaments.  The last three men’s NCAA basketball programs to win the national title are a perfect 18-0 against the spread in their run ...

NCAA Tournament Elite Eight betting preview and odds: Kentucky vs North Carolina

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 12:15:00 GMT

Kentucky Wildcats vs North Carolina Tar Heels (-2.5, 158) **video Game to be played at FedExForum, Memphis, Tennessee Two of the most successful programs in college basketball history meet Sunday in the NCAA Tournament Elite Eight at FedEx F...

NCAA Tournament Elite Eight betting preview and odds: South Carolina vs Florida

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 10:44:00 GMT

South Carolina Gamecocks vs Florida Gators (-3, 134.5)  **video   Game to be played at Madison Square Garden, New York, New York The third time really will be the charm for SEC rivals South Carolina and Florida, who split their re...

Saturday’s NBA Game of the Day: Wizards at Cavaliers

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 09:01:00 GMT

Washington Wizards at Cleveland Cavaliers (+2, 215) **video  The Washington Wizards face a road-heavy stretch to end the regular season, and it begins Saturday against the host Cleveland Cavaliers. The contest is the opener of a five-g...