Academy Awards action report: Underdog bettors love these Oscars odds
The Oscars odds have seen some incredible movement since hitting the board at online sportsbooks back in the fall. We take a look at the betting action and potential upsets for the 89th Academy Awards.
Betting the Oscars odds: Best picks for the 89th Academy Awards
The Academy Awards are one of the biggest "non-sports" sports betting markets in the industry, and who better to break down the best bets on Oscar night than a film critic from Las Vegas? Josh Bell gives his picks and predictions for the 89th Academy Awards.
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Betting the Academy Awards: Who will win the Oscar for Best Picture?
The Academy Award for Best Picture looks to be a lock for La La Land, but could Oscar prop bettors find value beyond the popular musical? Las Vegas film critic Josh Bell gives his insights into the Best Picture race.
Betting the Academy Awards: Who will win the Oscar for Best Actor?
The Oscar for Best Actor is a two-horse race between Casey Affleck and Denzel Washington - according to the betting odds. Josh Bell, a Las Vegas film critic, weighs in on this award and which actor has the edge come Oscar night.
Betting the Academy Awards: Who will win the Oscar for Best Actress?
Emma Stone is the oddsmakers' choice to win the Oscar for Best Actress but there could be solid betting value behind her. Las Vegas film critic Josh Bell is impressed with Stone, however, he feels strongly about one long-shot.
Betting the Academy Awards: Who will win the Oscar for Best Director?
Damien Chazelle is the front runner to win the Academy Award for Best Director for his popular musical La La Land, but could there be an Oscar betting upset brewing. Las Vegas film critic Josh Bell points to some possible stunners.
Betting the Academy Awards: Who will win Best Supporting Actor?
Mahershala Ali is a runaway favorite to win Best Supporting Actor at the 89th Academy Awards for his role in Moonlight. Las Vegas film critic Josh Bell gives his favorite betting picks and says whether there's any value behind Ali.
Betting the Academy Awards: Who will win Best Supporting Actress?
Viola Davis is a huge favorite to win the Oscar for Best Support Actress for her role in Fences. Las Vegas film critic Josh Bell believes that while Davis is deserving, there could be betting value behind her in the betting odds.
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Celtics' dormant deadline sets up NBA futures fortunes in 2018
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