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NFL Week 8 Injuries, Weather, Consensus, Pros vs Joes & More

Oct 30, 2020 - 8:30 PM ET

Odell Beckham Jr. tore his left ACL early in Sunday's game at Cincinnati and is out for the season. The SuperBook factored that in when making the Browns 3-point home favorites against the Raiders.

NFL odds Week 8: Opening lines, sharp money & line movement

Oct 30, 2020 - 10:36 AM ET

Lamar Jackson and the Ravens are coming off a bye as they host the division rival Steelers in Week 8. The SuperBook at Westgate opened Baltimore -6 and moved to -3.5 by Monday afternoon.

NFL best bets and player props for Week 8

Oct 30, 2020 - 8:05 AM ET

Las Vegas WR Nelson Agholor has TDs in three straight games and is coming off his best game of the year: 5/107/1 on a team-high nine targets.

NFL Parlay and Teaser Picks Week 8

Oct 30, 2020 - 7:56 AM ET

Taking the Chiefs against the Jets just seems unfair, but that's the level some of the Covers staff have stooped to in Week 8. Although some poor soul actually teased the Jets?!?

2020 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year odds: Herbert No. 1

Oct 30, 2020 - 12:50 AM ET

It took a freak accident for Justin Herbert to become the Chargers starting QB, but he's been nothing short of awesome in his first five games, which has made him the odds-on favorite to win OROY.

NBA Headlines

2021 NBA MVP Odds: Giannis and Luka early co-favorites

Oct 30, 2020 - 4:58 AM ET

Giannis Antetokounmpo and Luka Doncic are both coming off dominant 2019-20 seasons, and are installed as preseason co-favorites for 2021 NBA MVP (+600).

Best sleeper betting picks to win the 2021 NBA Championship

Oct 18, 2020 - 3:39 AM ET

Luka Doncic nearly knocked off the L.A. Clippers on his own during the playoffs and with some investment in the talent around him this offseason, he could lead the Dallas Mavericks to the top of the West and beyond.

NBA public betting, line movement, sharp money for October 11

Oct 11, 2020 - 4:23 AM ET

As usual, the Lakers are the public play, attracting 68 percent of tickets and money at FanDuel Sportsbook through Saturday afternoon for Sunday's Game 6.

NBA Finals picks and predictions: Lakers vs Heat Game 6

Oct 10, 2020 - 4:43 AM ET

Between the 18.3 shot attempts and 11.3 free-throw tries he's averaging over the past four games, Jimmy Butler will get plenty of chances to convert the Over on his point total.

NBA Championship odds: Lakers Favored Again

Oct 10, 2020 - 1:26 AM ET

The Los Angeles Lakers are again early favorites for the 2021 NBA title, opening at +400.

NCAAF Headlines

College Football Odds Week 9: Opening lines and sharp money

Oct 30, 2020 - 11:23 AM ET

Quarterback Sean Clifford hopes to help Penn State rebound from last week's upset loss at Indiana. But it'll be a tough task against No. 5 Ohio State, which is a 12.5-point road favorite at FanDuel.

College Football Picks and Predictions Week 9

Oct 29, 2020 - 10:12 PM ET

Ohio State demolished Nebraska 52-17 in their 2020 NCAA football debut, and headline the Triple Option's Week 9 picks.

LSU vs Auburn picks and predictions for October 31

Oct 29, 2020 - 1:36 PM ET

Regardless of who is starting at quarterback for LSU Saturday, the Tigers' RB duo of Tyrion Davis-Price and John Emery Jr. should provide enough support to get a win over Auburn.

Oklahoma vs Texas Tech picks and predictions for October 31

Oct 27, 2020 - 12:15 PM ET

Spencer Rattler is living up to the hype, as Oklahoma has topped 30 points in every game this season. Up next for the Sooners are Texas Tech and its 89th-ranked defense.

Nevada vs UNLV picks and predictions for October 31

Oct 27, 2020 - 7:18 AM ET

In last year’s matchup against UNLV, QB Carson Strong mounted a furious comeback that came up just short, but ended the day with 351 passing yards. 

NCAAB Headlines

March Madness title odds: NCAA Tournament winner is wide open

Oct 25, 2020 - 10:35 AM ET

Duke is not among the top favorites to win March Madness in 2021, set at +1,300 odds to win the NCAA Tournament.

Mock March Madness: Projected 2020 NCAA Tournament bracket and Round of 64 odds

Mar 19, 2020 - 1:11 AM ET

The cancellation of March Madness left sports bettors with so many questions. We try to answer those with our "Mock March Madness" bracket and odds for the Round of 64 matchups.

March Madness falls to Coronavirus, dealing $4 billion blow to sports betting industry

Mar 12, 2020 - 7:56 AM ET

The 2020 NCAA Tournament was hotly anticipated, with perhaps one of the most wide-open fields in years. But mounting Coronavirus concerns led the NCAA on Thursday to cancel March Madness.

Big East Tournament 2020 Quarterfinals odds and NCAA basketball picks

Mar 12, 2020 - 12:46 AM ET

Seton Hall and Marquette could be primed for a high-scoring game on Thursday night with the total for their matchup set at 150.

ACC Tournament 2020 Round 2 odds and NCAA basketball picks

Mar 11, 2020 - 11:55 AM ET

North Carolina looked fantastic in its win over Virginia Tech in the opening round of the ACC tournament and has won four of its last five games overall, going 4-1 ATS in that span.

MLB Headlines

2021 World Series odds: Dodgers the betting favorite

Oct 30, 2020 - 2:24 AM ET

After a dominant run to the 2020 championship, the Los Angeles Dodgers (+450) are the early favorites for the 2021 World Series.

MLB public betting, line movement, sharp money October 27

Oct 27, 2020 - 9:05 PM ET

Corey Seager and the Dodgers look to finish off the Rays on Tuesday in Game 6 of the World Series. The SuperBook at Westgate opened Los Angeles a -140 favorite and set the total at 8.5.

MLB public betting, line movement, sharp money October 25

Oct 25, 2020 - 9:08 PM ET

Justin Turner and the Dodgers are back at it Sunday night for World Series Game 5 against the Rays. The SuperBook at Westgate opened Los Angeles -160/Tampa Bay +150.

Dodgers vs Rays World Series Game 5 picks for October 25

Oct 25, 2020 - 12:33 PM ET

After a fantastic outing in Game 1, another dominant World Series performance in Game 5 would go a long way for Clayton Kershaw to revise his legacy as a pitcher that struggles in the playoffs.

Rays vs Dodgers World Series Game 6 picks for October 27

Oct 25, 2020 - 9:52 AM ET

Randy Arozarena is now hitting .400 since Game 2 with two home runs and three RBIs, and has walked more than he has struck out.

NHL Headlines

Best Sleeper Betting Picks To Win The 2021 Stanley Cup

Oct 26, 2020 - 12:48 AM ET

Vancouver's Thatcher Demko was outstanding in the postseason, going 2-1 with a GAA of 0.64 and a save percentage of .985.

Stanley Cup odds: Avalanche early championship favorites

Sep 29, 2020 - 2:22 AM ET

After a disappointing exit from the 2019-20 Stanley Cup Playoffs, the Colorado Avanche are looking to build on a solid young core during the off-season.

Stanley Cup Game 6: Lightning vs Stars picks and predictions

Sep 27, 2020 - 3:58 AM ET

Corey Perry's double-overtime winner in Game 5 kept the Dallas Stars' season alive, but can they win again on Monday — and force a Game 7 against the Tampa Bay Lightning?

Stanley Cup Game 5: Stars vs Lightning picks and predictions

Sep 26, 2020 - 1:23 AM ET

The Lightning are absolutely punishing Dallas with the extra man, going 3-4 on Friday night--which included Kevin Shattenkirk’s overtime snipe. 

Stanley Cup Game 4: Lightning vs Stars picks and predictions

Sep 24, 2020 - 1:28 AM ET

Lightning captain Steven Stamkos made a triumphant return to the lineup by scoring a goal in Game 3. He only played 2:47 total, however, and on Friday afternoon was ruled out of Game 4.

Soccer Headlines

Premier League Tips, Predictions & Best Bets for Matchday 7

Oct 29, 2020 - 2:26 PM ET

Manchster City have started to heat up with three victories and a draw over their previous four games, including a pair of impressive Champions League victories over Marseille and FC Porto.

Premier League Tips, Predictions & Best Bets for Matchweek 5

Oct 13, 2020 - 6:13 AM ET

Harry Kane and Tottenham are seeing more than four total goals scored on average over their first four Premier League matches this season.

Champions League futures odds: Bayern leads early

Oct 2, 2020 - 4:54 AM ET

UEFA has announced groups for the 2020-21 Champions League. Alphonso Davies and Bayern Munich are the early favorites at +400, with play beginning October 20.

Premier League Tips, Predictions & Best Bets for Matchweek 4

Sep 29, 2020 - 8:34 AM ET

Manchester City are the early favorites to win the English Premier League title, and square off with an entertaining Leeds United squad that loves to score (and surrender) goals.

Premier League Tips, Predictions & Best Bets for Matchday 3

Sep 23, 2020 - 9:51 AM ET

A pair of undefeated clubs highlight Matchday 3 as defending EPL champion Liverpool hosts Arsenal at Anfield on Monday afternoon.

Industry Headlines

Circa Sports plants its flagship on Vegas sportsbook scene

Oct 28, 2020 - 7:00 PM ET

Circa Sports opened its massive three-story sportsbook Tuesday night during the grand opening of Circa Las Vegas Resort's casino floor and Stadium Swim amphitheater.

Can I bet on politics?

Apr 16, 2020 - 3:41 AM ET

Betting on political odds, like odds on the 2020 presidential election, would be huge for sportsbook operators during the COVID-19 shutdown but goes against a 2012 ruling by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.

What's the difference between you and a sharp? Step inside the mind of a professional bettor

Oct 15, 2019 - 12:39 AM ET

We go behind the curtain with professional sports bettor Gadoon "Spanky" Kyrollos as he walks us through the process of how he makes his wagers.

The NFL World Sports Betting Championship

Aug 19, 2019 - 4:38 AM ET

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