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Men’s Olympic Basketball: U.S. heavily favored, Spain has Solid Value

August 6, 2016

The Men’s Basketball competition in the Rio Olympics has the U.S. going for another gold medal. The Rio Summer Olympics basketball competition begins on Saturday August 6. Three games will be played on Saturday with one being the Games’ prohibitive favorite the United States playing China. The first part of the competition has two groups […]

Sochi Leads The Way In Sports Action This Weekend

February 12, 2014

The Olympics finally got underway in Sochi last weekend, and with hockey starting this week, things will start to pick up. You will be able to bet on pretty much everything in the Olympics this week, but the main course is men’s hockey. The United States takes on Slovakia on Thursday with Canada facing Norway […]

Bookies void grandmother’s bet on Sam Oldham’s Olympic medal win

August 23, 2012

originally posted by Here is a story Sportsbook Advisor readers may find interesting. The lesson here is to know what you are betting. I am willing to bet that BetFred will end up doing something for the woman to save face in the press. Story: A GRANDMOTHER from Ramsgate placed a £5 bet that […]

Olympics Men’s Basketball Odds

August 10, 2012

Sponsored by Bovada Sportsbooks Quote: “In a bit of a surprise going into the semifinals, the early action is on Argentina and Spain to cover their respective spreads. The Spread in the USA vs. Argentina game opened with the USA as 26 point favorites but the early action has moved the spread down to 25.5. […]

Olympic Odds and Olympics Betting Props 2012

July 27, 2012

Basketball – Men’s – Odds to win USA 1/8 Spain 13/2 France 28/1 Argentina 28/1 Lithuania 33/1 Russia 33/1 Greece 40/1 Brazil 40/1 Australia 100/1 Great Britain 250/1 China 400/1 Nigeria 500/1 Tunisia 1000/1   Basketball Men’s – Odds to win Silver Spain 4/9 France 7/1 Argentina 7/1   Basketball Men’s – Will USA and […]