NCAA Basketball National Championship Game Props: Butler Bulldogs

April 4th, 2011- By Bryan Cross For a team that will be making their second-straight appearance in the NCAA Basketball National Championship game, the Butler Bulldogs are still considered a ‘Cinderella’. Going up against the UConn Huskies like won’t change that either, despite the Huskies improbable run to the championship game themselves. Butler head coach … Read more

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NCAA Tournament Final Four Player Props: Butler Bulldogs v. VCU Rams

April 2nd, 2011- By Bryan Cross The most improbable Final Four match up since seeding began back in 1979 takes place on Saturday night when the No.8 seed Butler Bulldogs take on the No.11 seed Virginia Commonwealth Rams. It will be the highest combination of seeds playing in a national semifinal game. When looking the … Read more

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Sports Betting By The Numbers: March 31st, 2011

March 31st, 2011- By Bryan Cross 12- The number of Major League Baseball teams in action on Opening Day in the 2011 season. Among the notable teams playing on the first day of the season are the New York Yankees, Atlanta Braves and the defending World Series Champion San Francisco Giants. The Braves match up … Read more

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Kentucky Wildcats (-2) vs. UConn Huskies Men’s Final Four Preview

March 31st, 2011 – by Alex Most eyes will be on the so-called Cinderella teams of this tournament — Butler and VCU — this weekend during the Final Four. And so, yet again, the 3rd seeded University of Connecticut Huskies (30-9) and the 4th seeded Kentucky Wildcats (29-8) will partake in what is sure to … Read more

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2011 Final Four Preview: VCU Rams vs. Butler Bulldogs (-2.5)

March 31st, 2011 – by Alex In a battle of the teams that weren’t supposed to make it this far, the 8th seeded Butler Bulldogs (27-9) will square off against the 11th seeded Virginia Commonwealth (VCU) Rams (28-11). This game opens the Final Four and is expected to tip off on at 6:09 pm ET … Read more

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NCAA Tournament Prop Odds Favor A Kentucky/Butler National Championship

March 29th, 2011- By Bryan Cross The odds against picking the correct 2011 NCAA Basketball bracket from a 68-team field was 147.57 quintillion to 1. That is 147,573,952,589,676,412,928 different possible brackets that could be filled out for all potential outcomes to be figured out. In all likelihood, it might have taken the majority of those chances … Read more

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Brandon Knight, Kemba Walker Lead Odds To Win Most Outstanding Player

March 29th, 2011- By Bryan Cross Heading into the Final Four weekend of the 2011 NCAA Basketball tournament, there have been no shortage of surprise teams that have advanced. For the first time since seeding began in the tournament, no No.1 or No.2 seeds will be in a Final Four. Instead, two semi-usual suspects are … Read more

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Sports Betting By The Numbers: March 29th, 2011

March 29th, 2011- By Bryan Cross +190- Oddsmakers are fielding wagers on the exact match up possibilities for the 2011 NCAA Basketball national championship game. The tournament has reached the Final Four, with the Kentucky Wildcats, UConn Huskies, Butler Bulldogs and Virginia Commonwealth Rams each winning their respective regions. In the national semifinals, Kentucky will … Read more

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VCU Rams Attracting Attention From Bettors, Concerns Vegas Sportsbooks

March 28th, 2011- By Bryan Cross For the first time in the history of the Final Four since seeding began back in 1979, there are no No.1 or No.2 seeds remaining. In fact, one of the two national semifinal match ups will take place between the highest combination of seeding ever, when the No.8 Butler … Read more

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