The Chiba Lotte Mariners are the hottest team in the NPB and own a league-best 5-1 record. Will they stay hot on Friday, June 26th, when they once again host the flagging Orix Buffaloes? Paul Attfield sets out the odds for all of Friday’s NPB games plus his best bets for the slate.
Can the Yomiuri Giants rebound from their first loss of the young 2020 NPB season? Paul Attfield sets out the full slate of odds for Thursday, June 25th, plus his best bets from the six games on tap.
Odds and best bets for Nippon Professional Baseball games in Japan taking place on June 24. The Yomiuri Giants over the Hiroshima Toyo Carp and Fukuoka Hawks over Seibu Lions look like good value bets to baseball betting savant Paul Attfield.
Bayer Leverkusen are closing in on fourth and final Champions League spot, with a one-point edge on fifth-placed Borussia Monchengladbach with two games to play. Read on for our preview of their match against Hertha Berlin on Saturday.
Third-placed RB Leipzig play host to Fortuna Dusseldorf on Wednesday and will be seeking all three points to aid in their quest to qualify for next season’s Champions League.
Getafe will need to hit the ground running when their 2019-20 campaign resumes after a three-month pandemic-induced layoff with a contest at Granada’s Nuevo Estadio de Los Cármenes on Friday. We preview the match with our best bet here.
The Edmonton Oilers will face the Chicago Blackhawks in a best-of-five series in the 2020 NHL playoffs, whenever the novel 24-team tournament gets underway. Paul Attfield breaks down the matchup between McDavid/Draisaitl and Toews/Kane, ending with this best bet for the series.
After a short stint in the majors to close last season, Gavin Lux is a runaway favorite to win the 2020 NL ROY award. But in a stacked LA lineup, Lux will be expected to produce immediately in a shortened season, perhaps opening the door to a longshot.
The Dodgers have the highest win percentages in MLB, but oddsmakers are a lot more optimistic than the projections at sites like FanGraphs. Should bettors fade LAD or is this team set to be a juggernaut on the Senior Circuit?
The COVID-19 pandemic may have brought global sports leagues to a virtual standstill, but nothing can stop the rumor mill from turning, particularly when it comes to Europe’s biggest soccer clubs, with Barcelona linked to many potential big-name signings.
Heading into this weekend’s Matchday 25, Red Bull Leipzig sits just three points behind leader Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga standings. Are they good odds to win the title?
There’s much to play for as the Tampa Bay Lightning and Boston Bruins begin a home-and-home series Tuesday night in Tampa Bay. Goals are almost guaranteed as the two clash with the Atlantic Division up for grabs, and both looking for a leg up in the standings.
Odds Shorten on Bundesliga Clubs Bayer Leverkusen (+800) & Eintracht Frankfurt (+1400) After UEL Round of 32 Wins
Much like this season’s Champions League, there are seemingly no clear-cut favorites to win the Europe League. European giants Manchester United and Inter Milan remain the front-runners, but behind them are a number of intriguing choices, such as Wolves, who are back in the competition for the first time since finishing as runners-up in 1972.
Cincinnati has seen its division odds slashed in the last few weeks. The additions of Mike Moustakas, Nick Castellanos and Wade Miley should thrust the Reds into the 2020 NL Central race. But are they good betting value at roughly +250? Paul Attfield looks at the Reds’ offseason additions and how they compare with the Cubs, Cardinals and Brewers.
Despite signs of optimism, both the Cardinals & Padres have seen their playoff odds lengthen as spring camp has opened – should you bet them to make the postseason?
The 25th Major League Soccer season kicks off on Saturday and while there are numerous unknowns – from who will make the playoffs to who will finish as top scorer – the identity of the 2020 MLS MVP is chief amongst them.
The 2020 NL playoff odds favor four teams returning to the postseason from last year, plus the Mets! Paul Attfield analyzes the latest MLB futures and offers his advice on the best bets to make/miss the postseason in the National League.
Tottenham hosts RB Leipzig in the first leg of the last-16 Champions League matchup on Wednesday. It’s the first-ever meeting between the two clubs in European competition. Read our betting preview for odds, analysis and a prediction for this matchup.
Goals have been pretty easy to come by when these two sides have matched up in Serie A of late. In three of their last four contests – a run which included a pair of 3-3 draws – the teams have combined to go “Over” 2.5 goals.