Posts tagged ‘upsets’

  • Lakers vs Warriors upset

    The Biggest NBA Upsets of the Past 30 Years

    With 12 consecutive victories over the Detroit Pistons, it was no surprise the reigning NBA champion Milwaukee Bucks were favored to beat the team from the Motor City. The Bucks were even playing a ho...

  • Oregon defeats Ohio State

    Biggest Surprises of the Young 2021 College Football Season

    It’s only three weeks old, two in college football weeks; but the 2021 season has shown us its fair share of surprises already. In the season’s Week 2, a full five Top 25-ranked teams fell to defe...

  • NHL greatest comebacks in history

    Greatest Stanley Cup Playoff Upsets in NHL History

    The 2021 Stanley Cup Finals got off to a dramatic start as the defending champion Tampa Bay Lightning defeated upstart Montreal 5-1 in Game 1. That the Canadiens are even in this Stanley Cup Final is ...

  • Illinois loses to Loyola

    Cinderella Dancing at NCAA Tournament

    All season long, it was the Big Ten that was the dominant conference in the country. And when Selection Sunday came around, that dominance was rewarded with No. 1 seeds for Illinois and Michigan, No. ...

  • Baseball surprise world series picks

    The MLB Sleeper That Will Surprise You in 2021

    It is essentially a given that the Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Yankees are the favorites to capture their respective leagues and favorites to win the 2021 World Series. The reigning champion Dodg...

  • NCAA Tournament Upset Picks for 2021

    Four Huge First Round Upset Picks – 2021 NCAA Tournament

    The big dance starts on Thursday with the “first five” but the true madness starts on Friday at noon ET. Most every sportsbook worth its salt is offering some sort of bracket contest. We h...

  • Keep These Mid-Majors on Your Radar Come March Madness

    The reason why March Madness is so popular is the upsets. It’s the Cinderella from the small conference that doesn’t get much press that drives fans and bettors alike to love the annual NCAA tourn...

  • Betting Long Odds

    How and Why to Bet Long Odds

    Sports betting isn’t always about playing the short odds. If you know what you are doing, you take some long shots as well. If you do your research and bet long odds it can pay off. The logic is...

  • Ruiz with second biggest odds upset in boxing

    Ruiz Defeats Joseph in Huge Boxing Upset

    The fight tonight at Madison Square Gardens was overlooked by many casual boxing and betting fans. After all, Anthony Joseph was a 30-1 favorite to beat the chubby, and I’m being nice, Andy Ruiz...