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It has come down to this: Wisconsin vs. Duke for the NCAA championship. Bovada has posted every wager imaginable for tonight's title game. The Badgers, listed as one-point favorites, are getting 55% of the play at the time of this... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2015 at The March to Madness
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Bovada has updated its list of prop bets for Saturday's Final Four games. Duke and Kentucky remain five-point favorites. Kevin Bradley, Bovada's sportsbook manager, said the Blue Devils are a popular play, with roughly 65% of the money is tilting... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2015 at The March to Madness
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It's down to the Final Four and to no one's surprise, Kentucky is the slam-dunk favorite to win the title. The Wildcats' Karl Anthony Towns is the favorite to win the tournament most valuable player. Odds courtesy of Bovada. Image... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2015 at The March to Madness
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How dominate are John Calipari's Kentucky Wildcats? Five of the top seven players listed as favorites to win the tournament most valuable player are from Kentucky. The odds are from Bovada. Odds to win Tournament MOP Willie Cauley-Stein (Kentucky) 4/1... Continue reading
Posted Mar 24, 2015 at The March to Madness
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It's time to get down to business now that the riff-raff is out of the tournament. Below are the latest tournament odds from Bovada. Kentucky is an even-money favorite to win the tournament, followed by Arizona (13/2), Duke (8/1) and... Continue reading
Posted Mar 23, 2015 at The March to Madness
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Check this detailed list of historical trends from Odds Shark. Image from 30fps. Straight Up and Against the Spread Records for all 68 teams in the Tournament Since 2000 Notes: 1) Stats based off of the numbers below: a. Here... Continue reading
Posted Mar 18, 2015 at The March to Madness
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A look at NCAA tournament odds and ends. Thanks to Bovada. Image from 30fps. Kentucky Props Will Kentucky Win the 2015 NCAA Championship and win all 6 games by 10 or more points? Yes +500 (5/1) No -800 (1/8) Will... Continue reading
Posted Mar 18, 2015 at The March to Madness
John Oliver takes on the NCAA on "Last Week Tonight." Continue reading
Posted Mar 18, 2015 at The Wiz of Odds
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Bovada has posted updated odds on teams' chances of winning the NCAA championship and it should come as no shocker that Kentucky is a scratch favorite. The Wildcats are followed by Virginia, Duke and Gonzaga. The complete list is available... Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2015 at The March to Madness
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Alabama fans are still trying to put their lives back together after the Crimson Tide lost to Ohio State in the playoff, but there's always next season. Alabama is listed at 10/1 to win the 2015-16 championship, behind Ohio State... Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2015 at The Wiz of Odds
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It all comes down to Oregon vs. Ohio State in Monday night's title game in Arlington. Here's a look at how the teams match up, and below is a list of prop bets posted by Bovada. Championship Props (Ohio State... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2015 at The Wiz of Odds
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It's good to see that Scott Wolf of the L.A. Daily News still has it. Wolf added another shot to his cheerleader collection when he got together with members of the Oregon squad after the Ducks' victory over Florida State... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2015 at The Wiz of Odds
Iowa State's Fred Hoiberg, Pittsburgh's Jamie Dixon and Iowa's Fran McCaffery star in a new Infiniti commercial. Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2015 at The March to Madness
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ESPN's Shannon Spake works the sideline at Friday's Alamo Bowl in San Antonio, which was won by UCLA, 40-35, over Kansas State. Image of Sport chronicled the game and you can view the complete gallery by clicking here. Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2015 at The Wiz of Odds
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Houston saved its best for last on Friday, scoring 29 points in the fourth quarter to complete an improbable 35-34 victory over Pittsburgh in the Armed Forces Bowl in Fort Worth. The announced crowd at Amon G. Carter Stadium was... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2015 at The Wiz of Odds
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Michigan State staggered through three quarters, then turned it on to surprise Baylor, 42-41, in Thursday's Cotton Bowl. Wiz correspondent Greg Laughlin was among the 71,464 at AT&T Stadium. Check his other images after the jump. Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2015 at The Wiz of Odds
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Florida State's Jimbo Fisher and Oregon's Mark Helfrich shake hands during the final media gathering before Thursday's Rose Bowl semifinal playoff game in Pasadena. Image of Sport has been chronicling events leading to the game. Click here to access more... Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2015 at The Wiz of Odds
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Can any team beat Kentucky? Oddmakers at Bovada have listed the Wildcats as a scratch favorite to win the NCAA tournament. The complete list of odds for nearly every team is after the jump. Image courtesy of 30fps. Will Kentucky... Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2015 at The March to Madness
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Georgia mascot UGA IX takes in the festivities during Tuesday's Belk Bowl in Charlotte. The Bulldogs had no problems winning their 10th game, brushing aside Louisville, 37-14. Image of Sport provided these photographs. Click here to see the complete gallery. Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2014 at The Wiz of Odds
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USC's Song Girls were front and center during Saturday night's Holiday Bowl in San Diego. The Trojans held off Nebraska, 45-42, for their ninth victory. Images are courtesy of Image of Sport. For the complete gallery, click here. Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2014 at The Wiz of Odds
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ESPN's Heather Mitts interviews Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo during Tuesday night's Poinsettia Bowl in San Diego. The Midshipmen lost four fumbles but somehow held on for a 17-16 victory over San Diego State before 33,077 at Qualcomm Stadium. Image of... Continue reading
Posted Dec 26, 2014 at The Wiz of Odds
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The list you've all been waiting for. Bowl game and playoff odds and ends, courtesy of Bovada. Image from 30fps. ROSE BOWL @ Rose Bowl - Pasadena, CA Florida State +9 Oregon -9 SUGAR BOWL @ Superdome - New Orleans,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2014 at The Wiz of Odds
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The invaluable list of bowl game trends from OddsShark. Image courtesy of 30fps. New Orleans Bowl Nevada vs UL Lafayette · Eight of the past nine New Orleans Bowls played OVER the total · Fourth straight year for UL-Lafayette in... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2014 at The Wiz of Odds
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Vegas Insider has released the opening lines for the 2014-15 bowl games. The biggest favorite is Stanford, a 14-5-point pick over Maryland in the Foster Farms Bowl at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, just a short drive from the Cardinal's... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2014 at The Wiz of Odds
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Yes, there's real football to discuss while Baylor and Texas Christian continue to try and figure out what went wrong when the Big 12 was locked out of the playoff. Alabama is the odds-on favorite to win the playoff, followed... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2014 at The Wiz of Odds