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2021 Betting Events Calendar

Below you will find the calendar for marquee betting events upcoming for the year 2021, including sports and entertainment as well as political.  

Submitted by C Costigan on, Dec/31/2021

Ibrahimovic Stands by LeBron James Comments, Doubles Down

Ibrahimovic Stands by LeBron James Comments, Doubles Down

AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has defended his controversial appearance at Italy's Sanremo music festival and reiterated his belief that athletes like Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James should stay out of politics.

Submitted by Reuters on, Mar/02/2021

Why soccer sportsbooks have slashed the odds for Mourinho to leave Tottenham

Why soccer sportsbooks have slashed the odds for Mourinho to leave Tottenham

While most soccer fans like to bet on the outcome of a big match, there are many who love to predict which Premier League manager will be the next to get the axe. This month has seen the Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho quickly become the sportsbooks’ favourite to be sacked next. It would be another staggering fall from grace for the Portuguese manager who once declared himself to be ‘the special one’ after a remarkable run of success.

Submitted by Payton on, Mar/01/2021

Figueiredo Not Nearly as Large of Favorite in Rematch With Moreno

Figueiredo Not Nearly as Large of Favorite in Rematch With Moreno

When Deiveson Figueiredo and Brandon Moreno fought to a majority draw at UFC 256 in December, the flyweight champ went off as nearly a 1/4 favorite.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/25/2021

Citing Bad Back, Rafael Nadal Out of Rotterdam Tournament

Citing Bad Back, Rafael Nadal Out of Rotterdam Tournament

Rafael Nadal pulled out of next week's hard-court tournament at Rotterdam, Netherlands, because of the bad back that bothered him during the Australian Open.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/25/2021

Sagarin NBA Betting February 24

Sagarin NBA and College Hoops for February 24

Lakers +9 (Opened +6) - There was a 2 point overlay that is now a 5 points overlay - The Lakers are coming off of three straight losses. They are 1-9 Against The Spread in their last 10 games after allowing more than 125 points in their previous game.  Despite the Jazz covering the last 21 of 23 games, they are 4-10-1 ATS in their last 15 games vs. a team with a winning % above .600.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Feb/24/2021

Shevchenko Opens as Solid Favorite But Early Action on Andrade

Shevchenko Opens as Solid Favorite But Early Action on Andrade

Valentina Shevchenko is set to defend her flyweight title at UFC 261 against Jessica Andrade.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/24/2021

Tiger Woods Injured in Car Accident, Extracted With ‘Jaws of Life’

Tiger Woods was injured in a single-car rollover crash on Tuesday morning shorly after 7 am in Los Angeles, police announced.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Feb/23/2021

Djokovic on Cloud Nine in Australia after Medvedev Mauling

Djokovic on Cloud Nine in Australia after Medvedev Mauling

A very different Australian Open came to a familiar close on Sunday, with Novak Djokovic crowned champion for a record-extending ninth time and Serbian fans hailing a one-sided win over another would-be challenger in Daniil Medvedev.

Submitted by Reuters on, Feb/21/2021

NHL Updates COVID-19 Protocols

NHL Updates COVID-19 Protocols

With more than 40 games now postponed or canceled and nearly 250 player games lost to COVID-19 positive tests, the risk to the completion of the NHL season is becoming a real concern. Compare those numbers to the playoff bubble that was created for 24 teams at the end of the 2020 season that resulted in exactly zero positive tests.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/18/2021

Osaka Beats Williams in Australian Open SF

Osaka Beats Williams in Australian Open SF

Serena Williams lost her bid for a 24th Grand Slam title Wednesday to Naomi Osaka.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Feb/18/2021

Bettors Backing Usman in Potential Rematch With Masvidal

Bettors Backing Usman in Potential Rematch With Masvidal

After Kamaru Usman called out Jorge Masvidal on Saturday night, the bookies quickly posted a line for a rematch between the two welterweights.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/16/2021

Rovell: Books Cleaned Up on Daytona 500

Rovell: Books Cleaned Up on Daytona 500

Sports reporter Darren Rovell pointed out Monday that the books made out like bandits with Sunday's Daytona 500 as virtually nobody had the actual winner.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Feb/15/2021

White Vows to Go After Illegal Streamers

White Vows to Go After Illegal Streamers

UFC President Dana White has vowed to go after illegal streamers, though admitted one of the big one's sat out for UFC 258 Saturday night.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Feb/14/2021

Daytona 500 Betting Action - 2021

Daytona 500 Betting Action - 2021

Chase Elliott pays $1000 on a $100 bet to win today's Daytona 500 and is the most wagered on driver according to BetOnline.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Feb/14/2021

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From Tampa, Orlando, Jacksonville

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From Tampa, Orlando, Jacksonville

Betting on UFC 258 Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns is available from Tampa, Orlando, Jacksonville via BetOnline (now celebrating 22 great years in business).

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Feb/13/2021

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From Miami, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From Miami, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach

Betting on UFC 258 Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns is available from Miami, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach via BetOnline (now celebrating 22 great years in business).

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Feb/13/2021

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From Milwaukee, Madison, Minneapolis

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From Milwaukee, Madison, Minneapolis

Betting on UFC 258 Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns is available from Milwaukee, Madison, Wisconsin and Minneapolis, Minnesota via BetOnline (now celebrating 22 great years in business). 

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Feb/11/2021

The GOAT Map Revealed - Brady Wins Double the States of Jordan

The GOAT Map Revealed - Brady Wins Double the States of Jordan

According to America (on Twitter), Tom Brady is the greatest athlete of all time.  We’ve created a G.O.A.T. map by gathering geotagged Twitter data during the last week. More than 130,000 tweets were geo-tracked, including hashtags and direct keyword phrases about which athletes are the best or greatest ever.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/11/2021

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From Chicago

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From Phoenix, Mesa, Tucson, Glendale, ChandlerWhere Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From Chicago

Betting on UFC 258 Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns is available from Chicago via BetOnline (now celebrating 22 great years in business).

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Feb/11/2021

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From Cleveland, Columbus, Cincinnati Ohio

Betting on UFC 258 Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns is available from Boston via BetOnline (now celebrating 22 great years in business).

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Feb/11/2021

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From Boston, New Hampshire

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From AustinWhere Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From Boston, New Hampshire

Betting on UFC 258 Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns is available from Boston via BetOnline (now celebrating 22 great years in business). 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Feb/11/2021

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From NYC, Brooklyn, Bronx, Queens, NJ

Betting on UFC 258 Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns is available from the NYC area via BetOnline (now celebrating 22 great years in business). 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Feb/11/2021

Nemkov Favored Over Romero in 8-Man Bellator Grand Prix Odds

Nemkov Favored Over Romero in 8-Man Bellator Grand Prix Odds

Odds are out for the upcoming Bellator MMA Light Heavyweight World Grand Prix tournament quarterfinals, and Vadim Nemkov is favored by a decent margin.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/10/2021

Nate Diaz Looks to Fight Dustin Poirier or Charles Oliveira

UFC fighter Nate Diaz is looking to fight either Dustin Poirier or Charles Oliveira or both in 2021 as he eyes at least two fights this year.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Feb/10/2021

UFC Odds - UFC 258: Usman vs. Burns

UFC Odds - UFC 258: Usman vs. Burns

It looks like it’s finally going to happen. After twice having a scheduled fight scrapped, the welterweight title bout between champ Kamaru Usman (17-1) and Gilbert Burns (19-3) will serve as the main event for UFC 258 from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Feb/10/2021

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From San Francisco

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From San Francisco

Betting on UFC 258 Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns is available from the San Francisco area via BetOnline (now celebrating 22 great years in business). 

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Feb/09/2021

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From San Bernardino, Riverside, Santa Ana

Betting on UFC 258 Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns is available from San Bernardino, Santa Ana, Riverside via BetOnline (now celebrating 22 great years in business). 

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Feb/09/2021

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From Sacramento

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From Sacramento

Betting on UFC 258 Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns is available from Sacramento via BetOnline (now celebrating 22 great years in business)

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Feb/09/2021

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From LA, Long Beach, Anaheim, Pasadena

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Usman vs. Burns UFC 258 Fight From LA, Long Beach, Anaheim, Pasadena

Betting on UFC 258 Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns is available from The LA area via BetOnline (now celebrating 22 great years in business). 

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Feb/09/2021

Breaking News

Mohegans Have Sports Betting Deal With Connecticut, Other Tribe Close

Mohegans Have Sports Betting Deal With Connecticut, Other Tribe Close

Late Tuesday it was announced that the state of Connecticut has reached an agreement with the powerful Mohegan Tribe to offer sports betting.

FanDuel Accused of in Federal Lawsuit of Delaying Real-Time in-App Scores

FanDuel Accused of in Federal Lawsuit of Delaying Real-Time in-App Scores

FanDuel is accused in a federal lawsuit by a user of their gambling app of deliberately deloaying real-time scoring data in an effort to exploit losing gamblers.

Bet on Whether Andrew Cuomo Resigns

Bet on Whether Andrew Cuomo Resigns

With a third woman stepping forward claiming that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo acted in an inappropriate matter, our friends at BetOnline released odds on whether he will resign.  The YES pays out $15 for every $10 bet.