Las Vegas - Heading back to Germany for some Bundesliga action, and gonna take a look at the two favorites today. If you're out in the Pacific Time Zone, it's an early start (6:30 AM) for Borussia Monchengladbach vs. 1. FC Union Berlin. And you will not mind waking up early to add a few bucks to the bank account. But first, a quick word about Borussia. Both favorites on the card today are Borussia teams. What does it mean?Read More
Las Vegas - The other co-main event tonight is a welterweight fight between Tyron (The Chosen One) Woodley at -$180 vs. Gilbert (Durinho) Burns at +$160.
And of course, we always present the Tale of the Tape. Woodley is 38 years old from Ferguson, Missouri. He tips the scale at around a buck 71, is 5'9" and has a 74.0" reach. His MMA record is 19-4, with 7 wins coming by KO, 7 by decision and 5 by submission.Read More
Las Vegas - Stepping back inside the Octagon and taking a look at the co-main event tomorrow as Augusto Sakai faces Blagoy (Bagata) Ivanov. This is basically a pick'em bout. Some shops in Vegas are showing Sakai as a -$110/-$115 favorite (Caesars and South Point), while others (Mirage, Westgate and William Hill) have Ivanov at -$110.Read More
Las Vegas - C'MON people. Stop shooting the poison arrows. Talking to the talking heads and the inksters who are trashing the NHL for the plan to return hockey to a sports-starved public. No plan is perfect. Nothing is EVER perfect, but at least Gary Bettman and the NHL are making an effort. Gotta respect the effort. Maybe there are a few minor tweaks before the NHL gets back on the ice, but from this keyboard, we'll be BETTING BAABBBEE and that's a YUGE plus.Read More
Las Vegas - Staying in Germany and moving from Dortmund to Leipzig, just about 415 kilometers, which is about 258 miles and should take about four hours by car. Of course, you can probably push the speedometer to 90+ on the Autobahn and make the trip in three hours and small change. If you don't feel comfortable driving, you can jump on the train in Dortmund, pay €19.90 Euros (like $21.85 U.S. bucks) and get there in 5 hours and 11 minutes.Read More