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

UFC 98 Betting Odds

Everybody will be looking for UFC 98 betting odds as we head into Saturday night's big fight with some of the best in Mixed Martial Arts on this

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, May/22/2009

Cleverly v Boyle Fight Odds

Joe Calzaghe's retirement left a massive hole in Welsh boxing although many people are touting Nathan Cleverly as having the potential to fill it.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/22/2009

Floyd Mayweather Uncle Says Nephew Will Beat Manny Pacquiao

"Floyd's still the most skilled fighter in the sport. He knows how to win - not how to lose.  It sure ain't Pacquiao who would pose a threat."

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, May/22/2009

Denver Nuggets vs. LA Lakers Betting Preview

This NBA Playoff Preview of the Denver Nuggets vs.

Submitted by Guest on, May/22/2009

French Open 2009 Betting Odds

The French Open is nearly here and

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/21/2009

Premier League Relegation Betting Preview

William Hill has all your Premier League Relegation betting. features their Relegation betting preview below.  Be sure to

Submitted by Guest on, May/21/2009

2009 Indy 500 Betting Odds (Comparisons)

It's amazing how few people really seem to bet on the Indy 500 year after year.  Still, there are those who do and for those readers we have found the best 2009 Indy 500 betting od

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, May/21/2009

New York Yankees Odds to Win 2009 World Series

Don't look now but the New York Yankees have just won 8 straight.  The annual early favorites to win the World Series currently have tremendous value to win in 2009 with

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, May/21/2009

Jimmie Johnson Says Danica Patrick is Not Ready for NASCAR

Jimmie Johnson to Danica Patrick:  "Come on over, although not until you're ready. And, trust me, you're not ready."

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, May/21/2009

Miguel Cotto Will Not Fight Manny Pacquiao Below 145

Puerto Rico's Miguel Cotto has stated that he will refuse to fight Philippine sensation Manny Pacquiao should he not be above 145 pounds.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, May/21/2009

England v West Indies - 1st ODI Odds

England v West Indies 1st ODI odds at William Hill had England listed with 8/11 and West Indies at 11/10.

Submitted by Guest on, May/20/2009

BMW Championship Odds (2009)

BMW Championship odds were currently available at William Hill.

The European Tour's flagship event takes place this week at Wentworth with a world class field that includes an impressive eight major winners. However, it's world top-ten stars Henrik Stenson and Paul Casey who are the joint favorites to win the tournament with 12/1 odds.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/20/2009

Boxing at the Fountainebleu: Woo Interviews Fighter Fres Oquendo

The fabulous newly renovated Fountainebleu Resort in Miami Beach will be host to a fight Friday night where tickets are selling for upwards of $3000.

Submitted by Jenny Woo on, May/20/2009

Why bet Baseball? The answer is simplicity

Each year I write something that pertains to this subject:  Why bet on baseball

Submitted by Tony George on, May/20/2009

Indy 500 Betting Odds (2009)

One of the biggest racing days of the year is just around the corner as the Indy 500 is slated for this Sunday and the folks at

Submitted by Guest on, May/20/2009

Interleague Baseball Game Betting: Free Picks

Sports Interaction betting analyst Frank Doyle isn't convinced about interleague games, but

Submitted by Frank Doyle on, May/20/2009

Calvin Borel - Quest for the Calvin Crown at Belmont

When Calvin Borel and Jess Jackson decided to race Rachel Alexandra at the Preakness instead of the horse they won the Kentucky Derby with, 'Mine that Bird' critics were up in arms calling the deci

Submitted by Guest on, May/20/2009

Betting on the NBA Conference Finals, Props

The NBA Conference Finals are underway and has series odds and props available for basketball bettors. NBA Series and Prop odds have LeBron James and his Cleveland Cavaliers as a -625 favorite to win the Eastern Conference final against the Orlando Magic. The Magic are a +375 series underdog.

Cleveland and Orlando open the best-of-seven series in Cleveland Wednesday (8:30 pm ET, TNT).

Submitted by Guest on, May/19/2009

Longer NFL Season Means More Money For Sportsbooks

A vote on whether the National Football League would extend their season from 17 to 18 weeks was not likely this week.  Online sportsbook operators are waiting with baited breath for the prospect

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, May/19/2009

NHL Playoff Betting Preview: Hurricanes vs Penguins (Game 1)

SBG Global Opening Line: Penguins  -  200 ,  Total  5.5 Under - 120

The Pittsburgh Penguins begin the Eastern Conference finals at home as they host the Carolina Hurricanes in Game 1 on Monday.    Led by superstar Sidney Crosby, the Penguins took out the Washington Capitals in the last round and now they look forward to starting at home against Carolina.  Crosby has 12 goals and 21 points in 13 games in this year's playoffs.

The Penguins are trying to reach the Stanley Cup Finals for the second consecutive year.

Submitted by Guest on, May/18/2009

2009 Preakness Stakes Betting, Traffic Up

Despite lower attendance at Pimlico Race Course, betting on the 2009 Preakness Stakes was way up.

More than $59 million was bet, compared with $45 million last year, John B. Franzone, head of the Maryland Racing Commission, stated.  Attendance was cut by 30 percent compared to last year, down to 77,850.  Much of this was attributed to a ban on spectators bringing their own beverages.

State racing officials deemed the race a financial success for the state.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/18/2009

NBA Playoff Preview : Magic vs. Celtics

This NBA Playoff preview is courtesy of SBG Global

Submitted by Guest on, May/17/2009

NBA Playoff Betting Preview: Rockets vs. Lakers

This NBA Playoff betting preview is courtesy of SBG Global.

Submitted by Guest on, May/17/2009

Rachel Alexandra Win Could Make Belmont Stakes Betting Hot

With the Preakness Stakes decisive win by filly Rachel Alexandra Saturday the oddsmakers will be looking towards three weeks to see if there is more interest on the Belmont Stakes and what many bel

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/16/2009

Odds to Win the 2009 Preakness Stakes

2009 Preakness odds were ever fluctuating.  These were the latest odds to win the 2009 Preakness Stakes as of Saturday afternoon courtesy of

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, May/16/2009

Breaking News

Adesanya vs. Pereira and Volk vs. Oliveira Fight Odds Released

Oddsmakers believe that Alex Pereira is up next for Adesanya with Pereira a slight +140 underdog.  Adesanya comes in at -160.  He was a -180 favorite Saturday night.

Where Can I Bet Sports From North Carolina Online?

Where Can I Bet Sports From North Carolina Online?

With news that a push to legalize mobile sports in North Carolina had officially failed on July 2, Tar Heel State residents need not fear. Sites such as NitroBetting, operating offshore, now allow individuals to place bets by simply providing their emails.

Winnipeg Jets to Name Rick Bowness Next Head Coach: Oddsmakers Got This One Very Wrong

Winnipeg Jets Look to Name Rick Bowness Next Head Coach: Oddsmakers Got This One Way Wrong

When oddsmakers at BetOnline released odds on the next head coach of the Winnipeg Jets, there was no price offered on Rick Bowness.