The 2019 Kentucky Derby Is Wide Open - and Wet
Get ready for another rainy day and wet race track at Churchill Downs for the 2019 Kentucky Derby. The 145th running is gaining stream like the betting interest and players that will be pounding in their wagers at the windows and on mobile devices looking to cash in on America's biggest horse race and event.
I provided Kentucky Derby previews, picks and analysis at Forbes along with coverage at TheLines with added picks and previews at PlayPi...
Rockets and Bucks try to bounce back in Game 2 vs. Warriors and Celtics
Trailing the series 1-0, the Rockets and Bucks are looking for more offense and stronger shooting in their Game 2 match-ups against the Warriors and Celtics. The conference semifinals features the NBA's top teams, and more competitive series and odds are playing out.
Here is the insight and analysis I provided on those conference semifinal match-ups at Off Shore Gaming Association.
Tues., April 30
#4 Boston at #1 ...
Warriors and Rockets Playoff Rematch Drawing Most NBA Betting Interest
The Warriors and Rockets tipoff conference semifinal action Sunday, and Golden State is currently a -250 favorite to win the series over Houston with the Rockets +200 to win and advance.
In my latest article at Forbes, I break down key series between the Warriors and Rockets with Game 1 and series situations and betting info, along with the other conference semifinal series prices and adjusted odds to win the NBA ...
Betting on Sports America Conference Brings Together Industry's Top Influencers
The Betting on Sports America conference presents 175 leading industry speakers across 40 sessions, and the 2019 conference is April 23-26 in New Jersey and New York. The major sports betting event features 175 speakers over 40 sessions, and the Sports Betting Community (SBC) runs the trade event and is the largest business-t0-business media network in the sports betting industry.
FairwayJay, a senior sports ...
NBA Opening Round Playoffs Continue with the Pacers, Pistons, Thunder and Jazz looking to Dig out of 2-0 Hole
Here is a link to my article at Offshore Gaming Association (OSGA) on early NBA playoff action and strong 3-point shooting.
Some key 3-point highlights related to betting through 19 playoff games include:
Teams that made more 3-point shots are 15-4 SU/ATS
Teams that made a higher percentage of 3-point shots are 17-2 SU/ATS
The Warriors (43%), Trailblazers (42.1%), ...
LA Clippers Comeback from 31-Point Deficit to Win 135-131
Don’t go to bed early, or count your wager as a winner before the game is over. Another lesson learned by bettors who thought their Golden State (-13.5) bet or (gasp) money line bet on the Warriors (-1300) was an easy winner when leading by 31 points in the 3rd quarter.
The NBA is full of more momentum swings and scoring surges than any other sport. The LA Clippers 135-131 win Monday night tied the series at 1-1 against top-seeded ...
Tiger Woods Makes History Again Winning The Masters
The comeback is complete. Tiger Woods won the 2019 Masters in a historic and masterful performance, capturing his 5th Green Jacket to the delight of roaring fans at Augusta National. Woods’ victory was worth $2,070,000, and brought golf to the forefront of the sports world again. Woods’ win also rewarded many bettors including one guy in Nevada that bet $85,000 on Woods to win at 14-1 odds and was rewarded with a $1.19 million payday.
Houston Hopes Harden and Paul Stay Healthy to Produce Playoff Run
The Houston Rockets are the No. 4 seed in the 2019 NBA Western Conference playoffs, and the Rockets are +510 to win the West at BookMaker, a leading online sportsbook. After taking the big favorite Golden State Warriors to 7 games in last year’s Western Conference finals, the Rockets return to the playoffs on a roll finishing the regular season on a 20-4 run with three losses by 2 points or less.
Houston is healthy as the ...