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College Football Preview: South Carolina Gamecocks vs. Vanderbilt Commodores

Gamecocks Athletics

        Gamecocks and Commodores in Huge SEC Battle The South Carolina Gamecocks and the Vanderbilt Commodores will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at Vanderbilt Stadium. Oddsmakers currently have the Gamecocks listed as 7-point favorites versus the Commodores, while the game’s total is sitting at 45. Team records: South Carolina: ...

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Tigers Looking to Claw Closer to Top Spot in AL Central

Detroit Tigers Baseball

        Detroit Tigers Looking to Crash Playoffs The Detroit Tigers are doing what needs to be done to get into the playoffs. With a week that saw the Tigers go 5-1 the pennant race is heating up in Detroit and it doesn’t look like it’s slowing down. With only 4 weeks left you can bet that the ...

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Oilers fans across the country are still celebrating Taylor Hall’s seven year, $42 million contract

Betting on Edmonton Oilers Hockey

    Oilers fans across the country are still celebrating Taylor Hall’s seven year, $42 million contract extension with Edmonton. The deal cemented not only Hall’s future in Edmonton, but also helped the Oilers stay on the path to improvement as the franchise hopes to escape the ‘NHL Basement’ during the 2012-2013 season. Hall had a good season in 2011-2012 ...

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2012 College Football Betting: Next Week’s Picks For Games On Saturday, Sept. 1

Syracuse Orange Athletics

Game 1: Northwestern Wildcats @ Syracuse Orange – Saturday, September 1 You are going to have a tough time deciding on the straight-up winner of this Big Ten-Big East clash between Northwestern and Syracuse. No matter which one of several betting websites you flock to in the coming days. You don’t need to know everything about legal online sports betting ...

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NHL Betting – Game Off for 2012-2013?

Betting on the NHL

          NHL Lockout is on Horizon For the sportsbook bettors that have not heard by now the NHL Lockout is coming. The current NHL collective bargaining agreement expires  on September 15. The owners are prepared to lockout the players for what would be the third time since Gary Bettman became commissioner in 1993. The last lockout ...

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NFL Odds: Despite Adversity Saints Remain NFC Threat

Betting on New Orleans Saints Football

    It’s hard not to notice the tension surrounding the New Orleans Saints this season. After the overwhelming revelation that the franchise participated in what’s been deemed “Bountygate”, many of the faces who helped establish the club as a perennial NFL odds contender will sit out part or all of the 2012 season. That’s not the type of resilience ...

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Odds to Win the 2012 Heisman Trophy

Betting on the 2012 Heisman Trophy Winner

    Odds to win the 2012 Heisman Trophy Matt Barkley (QB USC)                     3/1 Montee Ball (RB Wisconsin)              6/1 Denard Robinson (QB Michigan)       15/2 Landry Jones (QB Oklahoma)            8/1 Geno Smith (QB West Virginia)        8/1 Aaron Murray (QB Georgia)              15/1 Marcus Lattimore (RB South Carolina)18/1 De’Anthony Thomas (RB Oregon)     20/1 A.J. McCarron (QB Alabama)            22/1 E.J. Manuel (QB Florida State)          ...

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