|We continue to add shows to our lineup to help you prepare for this busy fall sports betting season. Today, The Green Zone returns. Brady Kannon and Wes Reynolds will be broadcasting from Mandalay Bay on the Las Vegas strip from 3-6 p.m. ET/noon-3 p.m. PT. The show is sponsored by BetMGM. Please stop by to say hello if you are in the neighborhood.
Plus we have special programming for the Kentucky Derby, hosted by Ron Flatter and sponsored by 1/ST Bet.
Today’s Lineup (ET)
- 8-9 a.m. Road to The Derby with Ron Flatter
- 9 -10 a.m. Point Spread Weekly with Tim Murray
- 10 a.m.–Noon The Lombardi Line with Michael Lombardi & Patrick Meagher [LIVE]
- Noon–2 p.m. The Lombardi Line (replay)
- 2-3 p.m. Road to the Derby with Ron Flatter [LIVE]
- 3-6 p.m The Green Zone with Brady Kannon and Wes Reynolds [LIVE, from Mandalay Bay]
Miss a segment today or this week? You’ll find it HERE.
Derby Day (Finally): Even More You Need to Know
- Shedaresthedevil’s 15-1 upset in the Kentucky Oaks may have given pause to bettors who use class – or a lack of it – as a factor to eliminate Kentucky Derby horses. MORE FROM RON FLATTER.
- More from Ron: What do pace dynamics reveal about Tiz The Law’s path to winning today. Never mind that. What horses will be hot on his tail? CONTINUE READING.
- VSiN’s Dave Tuley & Friends make their Derby picks. GO HERE.
- Xpressbet’s Jeff Siegel has some picks to build your bankroll before the big race. GO HERE.
- Get Xpressbet’s free Kentucky Derby wager guide, including Brent Musburger’s plays for the race (Siegel’s Derby picks are here, too). DOWNLOAD HERE.
- Las Vegas bookmakers and handicappers Chris Andrews, Johnny Avello, Duane Colucci and Vinny Magliulo analyze every horse in the Derby field and offer their advice on how to make money – either for or against Tiz The Law. LISTEN HERE.
- Get Xpressbet’s AI-generated picks for the full card on today. GO HERE.
- The voice of the Triple Crown, Larry Collmus of NBC Sports, is the featured guest on the regular Friday episode of the Ron Flatter Racing Pod. Tiz The Law’s lead owner Jack Knowlton and Derby-winning trainers Bob Baffert and John Shirreffs are also guests. LISTEN HERE.
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2020 Pro Football Betting Guide: Buy and download NOW
VSiN’s 104-page digital magazine previewing the NFL season is ready. So is Point Spread Weekly.
If you are a subscriber or you bought the special Sports Restart Package, you will find both on your My Account page. GO HERE TO DOWNLOAD.
If not, you still can take advantage of our best prices. The guide is $19.99—or get everything we do for the next 3 weeks for just $10 more. That includes Point Spread Weekly, the daily Best Bets email and the 2020 College Football Betting Guide, out next week. GO HERE FOR MORE DETAILS AND TO PURCHASE.
Dave Tuley’s ATS report
- NBA: Rockets rout Lakers 112-97 in Game 1 of their NBA second-round series. Rockets closed as 7-point underdogs & +253 on ML; earlier, Heat (+5, +180 ML) rallied to rout Bucks 115-100 to take 3-0 lead in series; dogs & Unders both went 2-0. Dogs are 7-1 ATS & 6-2 SU in this round; faves still lead 25-22-2 ATS in playoffs w/ 1 pick-’em; Unders also 7-1 and lead 29-21; Bucks again failed as "zig-zag" team (aka "loser of last"); zig-zag teams 0-4 ATS this round, 14-22-2 ATS (38.9%) overall. MATCHUPS & RECAPS.
- MLB: Favorites went 11-9 with upsets by PHI (+123 at NYM), MIL (+130 at CLE), WAS (+163 at ATL, Game 2), PIT (+185 at CIN, Game 2), BAL (+150 vs. NYY, Game 2), BOS (+125 vs. TOR, Game 2), SD (+132 at OAK), AZ (+130 at SF) & LAA (-101 vs. HOU). Home teams went 11-9 & they now lead 294-269 on season with no fans in stands; Overs went 11-7-2 with the pushes on MIL-CLE (9) & WAS-ATL (8), Game 2 & now lead 275-264-22 w/ 2 no-action totals. MATCHUPS & RECAPS.
- NHL: Golden Knights beat Canucks 3-0 in decisive Game 7 of their NHL second-round series. VGK closed as -220 favorite; earlier, Stars beat Avalanche 5-4 in OT as +100 underdogs to win their Game 7. Faves are 11-10 with 4 pick-’ems (first 4 games of TB-BOS series) in second round with NYI-PHI Game 7 on Saturday and 37-27 overall with those 4 pick-’ems in playoffs; Overs lead 13-11-1 in second round but Over/Unders tied 31-31-6 overall. MATCHUPS & RECAPS.
- NCAAFB. MATCHUPS.
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Josh Appelbaum’s Market Insights
Today’s Sharp Report on college football and NBA action. CONTINUE READING.
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