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  • NCAA Football System Picks Bowl Week 1

    Our NCAA Football System Picks have done well this season and the momentum we gained from the regular season is going to carry over into the bowl games. Our first bowl game system pick is on a total and we're expecting a low ...

  • The Money Down: December 18

    Welcome to “The Money Down” an article that covers the NFL and the latest injuries, stats and trends from around the league with a focus on sports betting. When betting on the NFL, timely information can make the differen...

  • Full Court Report: December 18

    Welcome to “The Full Court Report” an article that covers the NBA and the latest injuries, stats and trends from around the league with a focus on sports betting. When betting on the NBA, timely information can make the d...

  • The BangTheBook.com College Football Podcast Bowl Season Week 2

    The BangTheBook.com College Football Podcast trumps any other show out there. That's especially true during bowl season as Adam Burke and Kyle Hunter dig deep to find the information that you need to know to win money....

  • Free NBA Pick: Oklahoma City Thunder at Golden State Warriors

    The Golden State Warriors finally lost the other night when the Memphis Grizzlies ended their 16-game winning streak. They'll try to start another one on Thursday night against the Oklahoma City Thunder. There's a lot of star...

  • Free NBA Picks: New York Knicks at Chicago Bulls

    Carmelo Anthony has been one of the few bright spots for the 5-22 New York Knicks, who can't seem to figure out Derek Fisher's triangle offense. The Chicago Bulls have dealt with some injuries, but have a solid 15-9 record so...

  • Free NHL Picks: Colorado Avalanche at Pittsburgh Penguins

    The Pittsburgh Penguins continue to deal with mumps as Sidney Crosby and Beau Bennett are expected to miss Thursday night's game against the Colorado Avalanche. The Avalanche will look to rookie goaltender Calvin Pickard to k...

  • Free College Basketball Picks: UConn Huskies vs. #2 Duke Blue Devils

    The UConn Huskies won the national championship last season, but major losses to graduation and the NBA have led to a slow start. The Duke Blue Devils are rolling on the strength of freshman Jahlil Okafor. Duke has won every ...

  • Betting the Buckets: An NBA Betting Podcast December 17

    Betting the Buckets is the most recent edition to our excellent library of audio content. Recorded every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, Cole Ryan takes a look at the NBA betting market and provides listeners with stats, trend...

  • Full Court Report: December 17

    Welcome to “The Full Court Report” an article that covers the NBA and the latest injuries, stats and trends from around the league with a focus on sports betting. When betting on the NBA, timely information can make the d...

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  • NFL Betting Trends Week 16

    Betting on the NFL is hard. It's a sport with a long-running history, however, and history repeats itself. Our NFL Betting Trends are a good way to sort through the games and find out some information about recent results....

  • NFL Wagering Angles Week 16

    The Week 16 NFL schedule has a lot of tricky spots for handicappers. Teams have mailed it in, are fighting for playoff spots, or are preparing for the postseason. Understanding motivation is a good way to narrow down this week's card....

  • College Football Betting Trends for Bowl Games December 20-24

    Trends can be a profitable way to handicap because oddsmakers are always using recent and historical results to set up a line. Understanding when and where to apply trends is a skill that every college football handicapper needs....

  • BangTheBook NFL Power Rankings Week 16

    Each week at BangTheBook, Cole Ryan has provided his NFL power rankings. With just two weeks left in the regular season, see where your team ranks and see how they stack up against the rest of the contending teams....

  • College Football News and Notes December 16

    The college football news cycle is always churning and that's especially true this time of year with coaching changes. The bowl season gives players a lot of time to get in trouble, so suspensions and injuries are always possible this ...

  • Thursday Night NFL Free Pick: Tennessee Titans at Jacksonville Jaguars

    The Tennessee Titans and Jacksonville Jaguars are both thinking NFL Draft and that's what makes Thursday night's game such a big one. The teams have identical 2-12 records and Jacksonville lost to Tennessee earlier this season. Charlie...

  • College Basketball Situational Betting Spots December 15-21

    Each week at BangTheBook, we take a look at situational handicapping spots for the NBA, NHL, and college basketball. Finding these flat spots, sandwich spots, or letdown spots can be a good way to find easy winners betting on those spo...

  • Free NFL Picks: Seattle Seahawks at Arizona Cardinals

    The Arizona Cardinals aren't exactly sure who will start at quarterback this week, but whoever it is will face a daunting task against the Seattle Seahawks defense. The Seahawks are more than a touchdown favorite in a hostile environme...

  • Handicapping the Hardwood: A College Basketball Betting Podcast Week 6

    Handicapping the Hardwood is our college basketball betting podcast that goes in depth on teams and conferences that handicappers don't pay enough attention to. Sure, teams like Duke, Wisconsin, and Kentucky are mentioned, but Adam Bur...

  • Famous Idaho Potato Bowl: Western Michigan Broncos vs. Air Force Falcons Pick

    The Western Michigan Broncos (8-4) and the Air Force Falcons (9-3) battle it out with an opportunity to close out the season strong in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl on Saturday. The game will begin Saturday at 5:45 p.m. ET and can be se...

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