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NHL Tampa Training Camp Could Reopen This Week, Clemson Taking Precautions

The NHL looks to return shortly, however, they hit a bump in the road over the weekend when a number of Tampa Bay Lightning players tested positive for the coronavirus.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jun/23/2020

23 Clemson Football Players Test Positive, NHL Considers Canada for Reboot

23 Clemson Football Players Test Positive, NHL Considers Canada for Reboot

Clemson said  23 football players have tested positive for the coronavirus since the athletes returned to campus this month.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jun/20/2020

Could Growing Number of Positive Covid Cases Affect NHL’s Return?

With three players and some staff tested positive for COVID-19 at the Tampa Bay Lightning's facility Friday, the question needs to be asked:  Will this affect the return of the NHL next month?

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jun/19/2020

Sports Leagues Hit By Tampa Covid Outbreak

Sports Leagues Hit By Tampa Covid Outbreak

Players for two Major League Baseball teams and the Tampa Bay Lightning have been affected by a coronavirus outbreak.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jun/19/2020

CA Sports Betting Bill Advances, MLS, NHL Near Return to Play

CA Sports Betting Bill Advances, MLS, NHL Near Return to Play

According to The Athletic, Major League Soccer is awaiting a vote from its players regarding a return-to-play proposal that could end the suspension of the MLS season and avoid a lockout.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jun/03/2020

NHL Returning With 24-team Stanley Cup Playoffs

NHL Returning With 24-team Stanley Cup Playoffs

We now know the format of the NHL season once it resumes.  When it resumes we don't know as of yet.  Training camps are not set to begin July 1 at the earliest and will presumably last around two weeks.  This would mean a reboot of the 2020 NHL season no earlier than July 15.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, May/26/2020

Commissioner Gary Bettman Hints at 24-Team Return for NHL

National Hockey League (NHL) Commissioner Gary Betman is looking for a return to play with 24 teams at two selected hubs.  The NHL, like most sports, halted due to a worldwide pandemic.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, May/18/2020

NHL Inching Closer to Restart Plan: North Dakota Site Nixed

NHL Inching Closer to Restart Plan: North Dakota Site Nixed

The National Hockey League (NHL) is closing in on a plan to restart the season.  The coronavirus pandemic has shut down sporting events worldwide.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Apr/22/2020

NHL Contingency Plans Come to Light, Belarus Soccer and Betting, Play Continues....With Manaquins

NHL Contingency Plans Come to Light, Belarus Soccer and Betting, Play Continues....With Manaquins

The National Hockey League is fielding offers from various cities to host games this summer assuming the 2020 season resumes.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Apr/11/2020

When the NHL Returns; 5 Teams to Consider Betting On

When the NHL Returns; 5 Teams to Consider Betting On

As we all know; the Corona Virus has shut down all major sports leagues. That’s too bad, because the National Hockey League was a month away from the start of their Stanley Cup Playoffs. Who knows what the schedule will be when they return, but they will have a postseason.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/24/2020

NHL Pauses Season, MLB Expected to Delay Start

NHL Pauses Season, MLB Expected to Delay Start

Major League Baseball is expected to suspend baseball operations indefinitely later Thursday, sources tell ESPN's Jeff Passan.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Mar/12/2020

Latest NHL Odds for Season Awards, Stanley Cup, Conferences and Divisions

Latest NHL Odds for Season Awards, Stanley Cup, Conferences and Divisions

With the culmination of the NHL regular season just over a month away, let's take a look at the latest hockey odds. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/03/2020

A Hockey Twist on Super Bowl 54 Prop Bets

A Hockey Twist on Super Bowl 54 Prop Bets

There are three NHL games on the schedule for Super Sunday, and the bookies have poured some super sauce on a couple of them.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/30/2020

Playoffs Chances for 19 NHL Teams and Updated Stanley Cup Odds for 2020

Playoffs Chances for 19 NHL Teams and Updated Stanley Cup Odds for 2020

As the regular season hits the All-Star break this weekend, oddsmakers are projecting which fringe teams will  make the NHL Playoffs.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/25/2020

Compare Cup, Conference, Division and Awards Odds From Preseason to Now 2020

Just a few days removed from the halfway point of the regular season, it's a good time to look at the current futures odds and how they've changed since October.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/10/2020

Hockey Prop Games - Daily Fantasy Sports - Monkey Knife Fight Explained

There are a number of games available daily on the Monkey Knife Fight Daily Fantasy Sports website for Hockey lovers.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Dec/02/2019

NHL Hockey Betting: Most Profitable NHL Hockey Teams as of 11/28/19

It’s Thanksgiving Day in the United States and we’re now well into the 2019-2020 NHL hockey season.  One thing we like to do in every sport is periodically look at which teams have made—and lost—the most money for the betting public. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/28/2019

NHL Hockey Betting: NHL Futures Bets to Make Right Now

NHL Hockey Betting: NHL Futures Bets to Make Right Now

Over the past few days we’ve taken an in-depth look at futures wagering theory and practice focusing on the NFL.  Even if you’re not a football fan you might want to check out these articles as the concepts we discussed apply to any type of futures betting market.  Today, we’re going to turn our attention to the National Hockey League and look for some futures bets that you should make right now.  BetOnline.ag Sportsbook is our source for the NHL futures odds we’re using herein.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/26/2019

NHL Hockey Betting: Top NHL 'Over" Teams as of November 1, 2019

This is the last installment in our rundown of NHL teams profit and loss tendencies as well as their ‘Over’ and ‘Under’ performance.  We hit the ‘Under’ teams the last time out and now we’ll look at teams that have gone ‘Over’ the most.  Stats and records are current as of 10/31/19:

Submitted by C Costigan on, Nov/01/2019

NHL Hockey Betting: Top NHL 'Under' Teams as of October 39, 2019

We’ve looked at the most profitable teams in the National Hockey League and the teams that have sucked the most money out of players’ bankrolls.  Now we’ll look at the teams that have gone ‘Under’ the total more than anyone else. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/31/2019

NHL Hockey Betting: Biggest Money Losers as of October 29, 2019

NHL Hockey Betting: Biggest Money Losers as of October 29, 2019

We’ve looked at the most profitable teams in the National Hockey League in terms of how many units they’ve put into bettors’ pockets. Now we’ll look at the teams that have sucked the most money out of bankrolls.  The biggest money losers are listed below and the stats and records are current as of 10/29/19

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/30/2019

Odds on World Series Flasher Julia Rose Exposing Breasts at Other Games in '19

Odds on World Series Flasher Julia Rose Exposing Breasts at Other Games in '19

Our friends at BetOnline have posted odds on whether World Series flasher Julia Rose will do the same at games in other leagues by year's end (2019).  They were also offering odds on model Lauren Summer doing the same.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/29/2019

NHL Hockey Betting: Most Profitable Teams as of October 27, 2019

NHL Hockey Betting: Most Profitable Teams as of October 27, 2019

Most of the NHL hockey teams have played 10 or more games in the 2019-2020 regular season and it’s a good time to update their success (or failure) at the betting window.  We’ll do this in several installments starting in this article with a rundown of the most profitable teams against the NHL hockey odds. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/28/2019

NHL Hockey Betting: Stanley Cup Futures Bets to Make Now (2019-2020)

NHL Hockey Betting: Stanley Cup Futures Bets to Make Now (2019-2020)

We’re just a few weeks into the NHL hockey season and most teams have played 8 or 9 games.  Although it’s still the early going there’s never a bad time to check the futures betting odds and try to find some value.  Much of futures betting is timing—the general idea is to ‘buy on bad news’ and get an overlay price.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/20/2019

NHL Commish: All in on Sports Betting as Best Thing to Drive Fan Engagement

Speaking at this year's Global Gaming Expo (G2E) Wednesday, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said that his position on legalized sports betting has evolved and now he is all-in on the concept as the best way to enhance fan engagement.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Oct/16/2019

NHL Hockey Betting: Top ‘Under’ Teams

NHL Hockey Betting: Top ‘Under’ Teams

Wrapping up our early season NHL ‘profit and loss statement’  We’ve hit the most profitable teams, biggest money losers and the top ‘Over’ teams.  That leaves us with a rundown up the teams that have played to the most ‘Under’ verdicts.  Records and stats are complete through the end of action on Monday, October 14.   We’ll update this series throughout hockey season.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/15/2019

NHL Hockey Betting 2019-2020: Top 'Over' Teams

NHL Hockey Betting 2019-2020: Top 'Over' Teams

We’re in the early part of the NHL hockey season with most teams having played 5 or 6 games.  We’ve looked at the teams that have made the most money for bettors and lost the most money for their ‘financial backers’ in a previous article.  Now we’ll turn our attention to totals. Records and stats are complete through the end of action on Sunday, October 13.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/14/2019

NHL Hockey Betting: Early Season Most Profitably Teams

We’re in the early part of the NHL hockey season with most teams having played 5 or 6 games.  This gives us enough data to work with as we take our first look at which teams have been the most profitable for bettors in the early going.  In our next update, we’ll look at which teams have lost the most money for bettors and next week we’ll take our first look at team over/under tendencies. 

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Oct/13/2019

First Head Coach in the NHL to be Fired in 2019-2020 Odds

First Head Coach in the NHL to be Fired in 2019-2020 Odds

The first NHL coach to be fired in the 2019-20 season according to oddsmakers will be  Jim Montgomery (DAL) +400

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/08/2019

NHL Hockey Betting: Team and Player Prop Best Bets

NHL Hockey Betting: Team and Player Prop Best Bets

The National Hockey League season got underway on Wednesday night with four games.  The action will now come hot and heavy all the way through the Stanley Cup Finals. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/02/2019

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What Are The Odds - To Win BMX Racing Finals, Freestyle - Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds - To Win BMX Racing Finals, Freestyle - Tokyo Olympics

Hannah Roberts of the USA was the biggest favorite among the BMX racing categories.  She was coming in at -350 to win the Freestyle competition.  Most of the payouts among the BMX competitors will pay out nicely.

What Are The Odds - To Win Men's Cycling Road Time Trial - Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds - To Win Men's Cycling Road Time Trial - Tokyo Olympics

The Cycling Road Time Trial odds for the men had Wout van Aert as the +230 favorite but the prices (payouts) were competitive. Filippo Ganna pays $350 for every $100 bet, Primoz Roglic pays $400, Remco Evenepoel and Rohan Dennis pay $450. 

Feds Raid Home of Offshore Sportsbook Owner, Husband of Costa Rica Super Model

Gary Austin ran tout services, sportsbooks in Costa Rica, before that, Vegas.