|If you have heard the movie quiz on VSiN and haven’t had a chance to answer, here is the page with the possible answers and a chance to win 4 days and 3 nights in Las Vegas. You must be on your phone to use this link.
Programming note: Brent’s back!
Dave Tuley’s ATS report . . .
Joey Logano (with a big Pennzoil logo on his hood) won the Pennzoil 400 Las Vegas Motor Speedway. He was the sixth betting choice at around 8-1.
(Thanks to all those who made Sunday’s first Racers Odds BetCast a success.)
NBA underdogs 5-2 ATS (Timberwolves-Wizards closed pick’em so no fave or dog) with 4 upsets by Rockets (+2, + 115 on ML) over Celtics, Hawks (+4.5, +160 ML) over Bulls, Cavaliers (+6, +200 ML) over Magic, Pistons (+2, +110 ML) over Raptors; Overs 5-3.
NHL favorites/underdogs 4-4; Unders 6-1-1 with the push snapping Blackhawks’ 14-game Over streak; 1st Period Overs 5-3 with games involving #FollowtheMoney6 going 2-0 with the Blue Jackets plus the Blackhawks-Sharks game (which included 2 FTM6 teams).
No. 9 Michigan beat No. 17 Maryland 69-62: It was an upset as Michigan was 1-point road underdog; in other CBB Top 25, Creighton beat No, 10 Marquette 66-60 as 7.5-point road dog & +270 on ML; No. 25 Washington (-2) beat Stanford 62-61 but DIDN’T cover.
Atlanta beats Arizona 14-11 in the AAF: Atlanta was 14.5-point road underdog & +450 on ML (stayed under 40.5); dogs 3-1 ATS in Week 4 with 3 outright upsets; faves’ overall leads cut to 12-4 SU & 9-7 ATS, home teams 9-7 ATS, Unders 3-1 for 4th week = 12-4. San Antonio beats Birmingham 12-11 in the early game: San Antonio did it as 7.5-point road underdog & +260 on ML (& was my best bet of week).
Jeff Fogle on conference tournament week . . .
Some quick handicapping tips for finding smart bets in the mid-majors from Jeff.
Industry news you can use . . .
Attention Kentucky Residents: Your state legislators are close to legalIzing sports betting. HB175 could be voted on any day and would allow sports betting at race tracks and dedicate the revenue to public pensions. Please contact your legislator to vote YES on House Bill 175 here.
Finally . . .
What does Lakers season-ticket holder Snoop Dogg think of his team? Not much. (Not for the easily offended.)
A word from our sponsor . . .
Signups for major Las Vegas football contests kick off early this year, starting in March for the first time ever. Don’t miss out on the action, enter with the help of the most trusted, highly recommended proxy service used by Brent Musburger himself. Find out more at FootballContest.com