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Bryan Thiel

Sports Writer

Contributor Since 2018 ·

Bryan fell in love with sports watching Roy Halladay come within an inch of a no-hitter, and has spent the past decade turning this love into a career. He brings eight years editing with TSN and nine years of on-air work with Rogers Media to his odds and game analysis here at SportsBettingDime.


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Flames vs Stars Game 2 Odds and Pick – Aug 13

The Flames head into Game 2 versus the Stars with an early lead in the best-of-seven series. Calgary is a slight favorite on the moneyline against a Dallas team that is struggling to generate high-quality scoring chances. Bryan Thiel analyzes the matchup for Thursday’s game (Aug. 13th) and makes his pick

AL East 2020 Division Winner Odds and Best Bet

The NY Yankees remain short -300 favorites to win the 2020 AL East division title. But that’s a far cry from where they opened (-800). In a volatile 60-game season, Bryan Thiel analyzes the updated divisional odds and which of the Yankees, Rays, Red Sox and Jays presents the best value.

AL West Division Winner Odds and Best Bet

The much-hated Houston Astros won’t have to play in front of hostile crowds in 2020, yet their odds to win the AL West have steadily dropped during the prolonged offseason. Bryan Thiel looks at whether now is the time to back Houston as a short favorite or if the better betting value is on the Oakland A’s at plus money.

AL Central Division Winner Odds and Best Bet

The 2020 AL Central odds favor the Minnesota Twins to win the title over the Chicago White Sox, Cleveland Indians, Detroit Tigers and KC Royals. See which team is the best value bet to make the playoffs in a 60-game season. Which team is the best bet? Bryan Thiel offers his expert betting picks.

NL East Division Winner Odds and Best Bet

The 2020 NL East odds favor the Braves to repeat despite the Nationals winning the World Series. With the Mets, Phillies and Marlins trailing, see which team is the best bet to win the division at their moneyline price ahead of Opening Day.