The Latest from: Ashton Grewal
The NBA season is over and the NFL is still three months away from regular season games. There are other options for every day bettors who want more options besides baseball for the summer months. Ashton Grewal explains the pros of betting on the CFL, including two time-tested trends sure to burn the books again in 2018.
The 2018 NBA offseason is expected to be a busy one according to league insiders. Sportsbooks are speculating themselves on where some of the big names will land and it's impacting the NBA futures market. Ashton Grewal surveys the board to find the four best value bets to win the 2019 NBA title.
The Zambonis have been parked for the summer and the beer is flowing into Lord Stanley’s Cup for Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals. Another NHL season is behind us but hockey handicappers are already asking themselves who’ll be raising the Cup this time next season.
The 2018 World Cup isn’t underway yet but there are plenty of prop bets on the board worth a punt for footy fans. The Golden Ball is awarded to the player of the tournament at the end of each World Cup, and Ashton Grewal breaks down the best ways to handicap the field. He also singles out two players worth a shout in the market.
Soccer might not be your thing but Saturday's Champions League final promising to be an entertaining tie between Real Madrid and Liverpool. There will be goals and the stakes don't get any higher for European clubs. Ashton Grewal breaks down the five best ways to wager on the monumental matchup.
The Cleveland Cavaliers dissected the Boston Celtics in the last two games of the NBA Eastern Conference finals but sharp and public bettors are backing the home team to bounce back in Game 5. Ashton Grewal details where the action is on this game and Game 7 between the Tampa Bay Lightning and Washington Capitals.
Home teams are 41-30-1 against the spread in the playoffs and the Boston Celtics are 14-1 ATS in their last 15 games at the TD Garden. Will the trend continue in Game 5 in the Eastern Conference finals? Today's 4-point play isolates the four best ways to bet Game 5 between the Celtics and Cavaliers.
The Washington Capitals opened as nearly even money against the Tampa Bay Lightning for Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals but the odds have moved in favor of the home team. Ashton Grewal gives the details on how the early betting action on the contest is affecting the NHL odds on Thursday's board.
The Golden State Warriors beat the Houston Rockets by double digits in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals but are underdogs again on Wednesday night. That's not discouraging sharp NBA bettors from backing the Houston Rockets in Game 2. Ashton Grewal details the betting action for tonight's NBA and NHL contests.
Game 1 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals did not go according to script but bettors seem to think LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers will put up a better fight against the Boston Celtics in Game 2. Ashton Grewal details the betting action on Tuesday night including a flurry of movement on the Cavs-Celtics Over/Under line.
It could end up being the largest handle for any NBA game so far this season and public and professional bettors are making it clear which team they think will win and cover in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals between the Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets. Find out where the action is for Monday's games.
The matchup for the Eastern Conference finals has been set since Wednesday night and bettors have used the four-day window to shape the Game 1 spread and total. Ashton Grewal explains the line movement and reveals how sharp bettors are playing Game 1 between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics.
The odds for Game 1 of the NHL Western Conference final are moving in favor of the home team despite the public pouring in support for the Vegas Golden Knights. Find out just how one-sided the action on the game is at Las Vegas sportsbooks and the early adjustment books were forced to make because of sharp money.
The Washington Capitals haven't been this deep in the postseason since 1998 but that inexperience isn't scaring away bettors from backing the club from winning Game 1 against the favored Tampa Bay Lightning on Friday night. Ashton Grewal gives the details on where bettors are putting their money in tonight's game.
The Boston Celtics have been underdogs all series against the Philadelphia 76ers, but sharp and public bettors are backing the C's to finish off Joel Embiid and the Sixers Wednesday night. Ashton Grewal details the action at Las Vegas and offshore sportsbooks for tonight's stand-alone NBA playoff game.
Both the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors are double digit chalk in Game 5 of their respective Western Conference playoff series' and Covers talks to sportsbook managers in Las Vegas and offshore to find out who the sharps bettors like and who the public is betting tonight on the NBA hardwood.
There is only one NBA playoff game on the wagering board Wednesday night but sportsbook managers are keeping a watchful eye on the betting total. Ashton Grewal explains the opposing sides on the Rockets-Jazz Game 2 Over/Under as well as what's going on with the moneyline in Game 3 between the Bolts and Bruins.
Only three teams have recovered from a three-goal deficit in the second leg of a Champions League knockout tie. Roma are one of those clubs and they pulled it off last month against La Liga champs Barcelona. Ashton Grewal breaks down the best ways to wager on Wednesday's Roma-Liverpool match at Stadio Olimpico.
The national media might not believe in the Toronto Raptors, but the betting market has less faith in the Cleveland Cavaliers. Sportsbooks in Las Vegas and offshore are reporting heavy action on the home favorites in Game 1 between the two Eastern Conference rivals. The spread opened at Raps -6 but is climbing as we near tip-off.
Do you like goals? Of course you do. Good news: there are going to be lots of them in the second leg of the Champions League semifinal between Real Madrid and Bayern Munich. Ashton Grewal reveals his five favorite ways to bet the match and explains why bettors should expect a goal fest Tuesday at the Bernabeu.