Mavs Thunder: Game 4 Preview


After an awful shooting in Game 3, the Oklahoma City Thunder will try to turn things around and even the Western Conference Finals on Monday night when they host the Dallas Mavericks in Game 4 (9:05 pm ET, ESPN). The Thunder started very poorly on Saturday in Game 3 and although they made a late run, they couldn’t get the win and lost 93-87 as 3-point home favorites. Now trailing 2-1, Oklahoma City faces what is almost a must-win game on Monday night. The Thunder … [Read more...]

2011 Preakness Betting Preview


The 136th running of the Preakness Stakes takes place on Saturday with Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom the 2-1 morning line favorite (6:25 p.m. ET, NBC). The three-year-old colt will race against 13 other horses in what is a full field. Animal Kingdom will start from post position No. 11 and will run next to the race's second choice, Dialed In, who opened at 9-2 on the morning line odds board. Dialed In will be racing from post position No. 10. Check out the … [Read more...]

Thunder Mavs: Game 1 Preview


The NBA's Western Conference finals begin on Tuesday night in Dallas where the No. 3 Mavericks host the No. 4 Oklahoma City Thunder (9:05 p.m. ET, ESPN). The Mavericks have been off for more than a week since sweeping the Los Angeles Lakers so there could be some rest rust. Oklahoma City has the opposite problem as they could be a little weary after a brutal seven game series against Memphis. Dallas is listed as a 6-point home favorite at and the … [Read more...]

Baseball Betting Preview: Phillies at Cardinals

Cliff Lee and the Philadelphia Phillies get the national spotlight on Monday night as they visit the St. Louis Cardinals for the first installment of a brief two-game series (7:05 p.m. ET, ESPN). Lee (2-3, 3.78 ERA) has pitched pretty well this season but hasn’t gotten much run support. That may change on Monday night as the Phillies face St. Louis pitcher Jake Westbrook (2-3, 6.92 ERA), who has struggled for much of the season. The Phillies, who have the best record … [Read more...]

Thunder at Grizzlies: Game 6 Betting Preview

The Oklahoma City Thunder will try to finish off the Memphis Grizzlies on Friday night when the teams tip off in Game 6 of their best-of-seven series (9:05 p.m. ET, ESPN). In Game 5 on Wednesday night, the Thunder routed the Grizzlies 99-72 as 6-point home favorites to take a 3-2 lead in the series. It was OK City's second-straight win in the series. Despite that loss, Memphis is listed as a 1.5-point home favorite at and the total is set at 195.5. On the … [Read more...]