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May 2013

Handicapper Ross Benjamin explains NHL East Finals Game 1 Bruins and Penguins

May 31, 2013
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NHL Eastern Conference Finals Betting Preview

May 31, 2013

For most of the season, NHL experts thought the two best teams in the East were Pittsburgh and Boston. While the Bruins did not play their best at the end of the regular season to fall to the fourth seed, they have given indications they are close to being back towards the top of their [...]

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Betting NFL Football – 2013 NFL Season Win Totals

May 31, 2013

By Marc Lawrence  of Playbook.com The opening NFL season win-totals were posted at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa resently for the 2013 season and are surely of interest to those betting NFL football. Here are the totals for your perusal.  See my observations below. Arizona Cardinals Over 6 -110 Under 6 -120 Atlanta Falcons Over 10 [...]

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Stanley Cup East Finals Preview with handicapper Ross Benjamin

May 30, 2013
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Sports-Watch Sports Betting Line Moves for Wednesday

May 29, 2013

It is Game 7 between Detroit and Chicago in the NHL Playoffs and the money line has been moving in all directions. The Blackhawks opened at -215, went under -210, shot up to -230 and seems to have settled for the moment at -220. Stay tuned. We also found four baseball games in which the [...]

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Stanley Cup Chase – Quick Study of Game 7 between Detroit and Chicago

May 29, 2013

Hospitals in the Chicago area are at least temporally on hold and not faced with a crisis. For the last two Blackhawks games against Detroit, Hawks fans have been holding their breath, hoping and praying their top-seeded team would comeback from a 3-1 series deficit. It wasn’t easy, but with three third period goals, Chicago [...]

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Betting Baseball – The Madness of Interleague Play

May 29, 2013

The last couple of days explain why any number of professional bettors “hate” interleague baseball, especially when it is all bunched together like they are this week and disrupts the rhythm so many prefer. For accomplished players who understand betting baseball and for the most part profit annually, there is a certain pace to how [...]

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Sports-Watch Sports Betting Line Moves for Tuesday

May 28, 2013

With the holiday weekend in the rearview mirror, it is time move on. On Tuesday, four smallish baseball favorites have been turned around to underdogs and no surprise, Miami and Houston have grown as burgeoning money line underdogs. On the hardwood, the public is looking fondly at one team, which is it? Please take the [...]

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Sports Betting Thoughts on Buckets and Pucks

May 28, 2013

Hats off to the San Antonio Spurs for returning to the NBA Finals for the first time in six years with their core group, hard to imagine this could happen, but luck, health, shrewd front office decisions and coaching made it happen. Of course the Spurs Big 3 deserves the credit for engineering the feat. [...]

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Memorial Day Version of Line Moves

May 27, 2013

Baltimore has gone from +135 to +117 or less against Washington, with a touch over 56 percent backing in terms of bets in the first of several line moves. In spite of how well Pittsburgh is playing, Justin Verlander and Detroit are thought to be too much at home. The Tigers have been on the [...]

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