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Oddsmakers Make Cleveland Cavaliers Big -7 ½ Favorites

The oddsmakers haven't quite given up on the Cleveland Cavaliers just yet as we head into Game 5 in Cleveland.  The folks at SBG Global have instille

Orlando Magic’s Odds to Win 2009 NBA Championship

The Orlando Magic would have paid out $3000 for every $100 bet to win the 2009 NBA Championship early in the season.  Just last week, the Magic's odds were set at around +800 for an $800 potential

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, May/28/2009

Orlando Magic - can they finish off Cleveland Cavaliers?

Pretty unbelievable that less than two weeks ago Cleveland was odds on favorite to win the Eastern Conference Championship.

Submitted by Tony George on, May/27/2009

Nuggets vs. Lakers Betting Preview (Wednesday May 27)

This Nuggets vs. Lakers betting preview is courtesy of SBG Global.

The Los Angeles Lakers are proving to be one of the most schizophrenic teams in NBA history.  After winning Game 3 of their Western Conference Final against the Denver Nuggets the Lakers went out and laid an egg in Game 4, losing 120-101.  Which Lakers team will show up on Wednesday night in Game 4?

SBG Global Opening Line: Lakers  -  6 ,  Total  209.5

Submitted by Guest on, May/27/2009

Frank Depford: US Stop Two Faced Approach to Sports Betting

Frank Depford of National Public Radio (NPR) is calling out the US for what he says is a "two faced approach to sports betting".

Submitted by Guest on, May/27/2009

Champions League Final Betting (North America Version)

Gambling911.com would be remiss in pointing out that many a football fan lives in North America....and we're not talking about the NFL.

Submitted by Guest on, May/27/2009

UEFA Champions League Final Betting, Fan Frenzy Begins

No matter where you look, UEFA Champions League Final betting had Barcelona and Manchester United even.  Like most bookies, Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/26/2009

Cristiano Ronaldo Betting Odds: Champions League Final

All eyes on Rome and all eyes on Cristiano Ronaldo Wednesday as his team goes up against Barcelona in the big Champions League Final.

Ronaldo is the favorite to score first, promising a payout of US$600 for every US$100 bet should he score first or last in the final.  Anytime pays out nearly 2/1 odds.  The hat trick pays out US$4000 for every US100 bet.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/26/2009

Champions League Final Payout Odds: The Best Payouts Around

One of the most exciting aspects of betting on Wednesday's Champions League Final between Barcelona and Manchester United is the payout odds and potential windfalls associated with certain bets.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/26/2009

Champions League Final Betting Odds: Barcelona v Man United

Gambling911.com continues to monitor Champions League betting odds for Barcelona v Man United.  This is one of the most anticipated matchups of the month. 

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/26/2009

NBA Playoff Betting Preview: Cavs vs. Magic

The Cleveland Cavaliers are getting pushed around by the Orlando Magic in the Eastern Conference Finals and the NBA's best team during the regular season suddenly looks very beatable.

Submitted by Guest on, May/26/2009

NFL Called Out on Hypocrisy

It's good to see the NFL is as limber as ever when it comes to high-minded posturing.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/26/2009

IRL: Bettor hits Indy 500 Trifecta for big payout

A Sportsbook.com member was rewarded with a $2,500.00 payout on just $24.00 in Indy 500 wagers.

The big money winner, a native of California, entered the Sportsbook.com Brickyard Cash Bash promotion correctly predicted that Helio Castroneves, Dan Wheldon and Danica Patrick would finish first, second and third in Sunday's race. As a reward for hitting the trifecta, the promotion offered a $2,500.00 prize.

Submitted by Guest on, May/26/2009

Champions League Final Odds: Barcelona v Manchester United

Many of you have been waiting for this one and it's promising to live up to all the hype.  Champions League final betting odds for Barcelona v Manchester United are available at Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/25/2009

New York Jets Season Win Odds: 2009

Already, Gambling911.com is beginning its extensive NFL betting coverage even with three more months to go until the season kicks off.  Today, our Carrie Stroup looks at the New York Jets odds dur

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, May/25/2009

Orlando Magic Odds to Win 2009 NBA Championship Improves

Last week the Orlando Magic promised a payout of more than $800 for every $100 bet.  Those odds have since been cut to +370 (for a payout of $3

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, May/25/2009

Game of Skill Good for Poker, Bad for Football

They want lawmakers to know that poker is a "game of skill".  Poker players are now getting away from the whole gambling label in an effort to build momentum around the concept that poke

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/25/2009

2009 French Open Odds – Men – Women

There hasn't been much fluctuation in the odds for either the men or women as we head into Day 2 of the 2009 French Open.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/25/2009

Burnley v Sheffield United Betting Odds

Burnley v Sheffield United is being called "one of the richest games in football takes place on Monday as these two teams battle it out for a place in next season's Premier League".  And

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/24/2009

2009 French Open: Men’s Match Betting

Gambling911.com will continue to follow 200i French Open betting trends throughout the next couple of weeks.  Men's match betting odds were currently available from Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/24/2009

2009 French Open Betting Odds (Women)

While the men's competition at the 2009 French Open is expected to be tight, the women's competition should be more wide open.  There are, after all, six people with single digit odds and a favori

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/24/2009

Cristiano Ronaldo Will Stay With Manchester United

Cristiano Ronaldo declared: "This is my home now. I think even when I say my heart is here, people are still going to speak and make things up. But this is where I want to play.

"We are part of an era that can go down in history for the way we are playing and for the trophies we are winning. The boss believes in this team and so do I. And this is where I want to be. Manchester United is now my house."

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/23/2009

LeBron James, Cavaliers Still Favorites Despite Buzzer Beater

They were about to go down 0-2 heading into Orlando.  But then a miracle happened.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, May/23/2009

Danica Patrick Winning the Indy 500 Would Pay Out $850

Can Danica Patrick win the 2009 Indy 500?  Oddsmakers are giving her a good shot with single digit odds of +850 for a payout of $850 on every $1

Indy 500 Odds (2009): Payouts Could be Lucrative

Indy 500 odds for 2009 at SBG Global pay no less than $300 for every $100 bet, and that is just with the two favorites to win:  Helio Castro

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, May/23/2009

UFC 98 Payout Odds (Comparisons)

Looking for the best UFC 98 payout odds.  Not all online sportsbooks offer the same odds.  Therefore it is vital to shop around for the best values on each fight. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/23/2009

Odds to Win the 2009 French Open

Rafael Nadal's odds to win the 2009 French Open were listed at -275 at Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/23/2009

Roger Federer Would Pay Big at 2009 French Open

With Rafael Nadal the big -275 favorite to win the 2009 French Open, Roger Federer - considered his toughest competition - is looking like Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/23/2009

Lyoto Machida at a Great Price

It used to be that a UFC fight featuring Rashad Evans would have the star an easy favorite.  Enter Lyoto Machida, the Japanese Brazilian opponent who has already taken out some of the biggest name

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, May/22/2009

Breaking News

Liverpool’s Sturridge Charged With Breaching Betting Rules

Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge could be facing a ban from football after being charged on Monday with breaching rules on betting.

Beto Now the 5-1 Favorite to Become Democratic Nominee for the 2020 Presidential Election

Beto Now the 5-1 Favorite to Become Democratic Nominee for the 2020 Presidential Election

Beto O'Rourke was now coming in at 5-1 odds of becoming the Democratic Nominee for the 2020 US Presidential Election.

Twitter Users Think Poker Players Are Unethical

Twitter Users Think Poker Players Are Unethical

British poker player and Twitter user Patrick Leonard recently conducted an unscientific survey that found a majority of Twitter followers feel poker players lack ethics.