CFL: Week 6 Preview – Lions vs Argonauts
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BC Lions at Toronto Argonauts (+3, 52.5)
Monday, 2PM, TSN

The BC Lions travel to Toronto on Monday to face the Argos in what is shaping up to be one of the biggest games of the early season so far.

Both teams are tied atop their divisions with identical 3-2 records and they are the two best statistical teams in the league in terms of total yardage.

The Lions lead the CFL in both offensive and defensive yardage per game and are also the best rushing team on offense […]

CFL: Week 4 Preview – Eskimos vs Lions
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Edmonton Eskimos (2-1) vs B.C. Lions (2-1) (-8, 48)

Anybody who is following the CFL this season knows Edmonton and B.C. have identical records but are two very different football teams. That much is evident by the fact B.C. is favored by eight points over the fellow 2-1 Eskimos.

While Edmonton’s offense sputters along, its defense has been leading the way. Edmonton tops the league with 11 sacks and has yet to allow more than 17 points in a game, while the offense averages just over 20 points through […]

Betting Snapshot: Monday, 16 July
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Weather to Watch
There’s a chance of thundershowers in Colorado and Minnesota on Monday, which means things could get a little wet during the Pirates-Rockies and Orioles-Twins games.

Hot temperatures are expected in Milwaukee for the Brewers and Reds game too.

Who Is Hot
The Atlanta Braves are on a seven game winning streak, after sweeping the Mets and Phillies.

The Cincinnati Reds have won five in a row entering Sunday night’s tilt with the Cardinals.

Who is Not
Houston Astros are 1-13 in their last […]

CFL: Week 3 Preview
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So much for all that talk of the East being the punching bag of the CFL after Week 1, but that all changed in Week 2.

The East covered the spread in both meetings against the West last week while the other two games featured inter-divisional clashes. It was a complete flip-flop on the over/under also last week when the over went 3-1, compared to Week 1 when the over went 1-3.

B.C. Lions (2-0) vs Saskatchewan Roughriders (2-0) (+3, 54)

The Roughriders are the only […]

Betting Snapshot: Wednesday, 11 July
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Who is Hot
MLS: Vancouver is 3-3-3 so far on the road this year.
WNBA: Seattle is 7-2 ATS in its last nine.
WNBA: San Antonio Silver Stars are 6-1 ATS in their last seven games as a favorite.

Who is Not 
MLS: Toronto is just 2-11-4 this season.
WNBA: Washington Mystics are 1-7 ATS in their last eight games overall.
WNBA:  Chicago Sky are 2-8 ATS in their last 10 home games.

Key Stat
-15 – Toronto FC […]

CFL: Week 2 Preview
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The East Division was supposed to be better this year. The West Division made it clear in Week 1 that they’re going to have to prove it.

The West went 4-0 in Week 1 and now the East comes limping into Week 2 licking its wounds.

Hamilton Tiger-Cats vs. B.C. Lions (-7, 55)

Hamilton started the season as a 4-1 Grey Cup favorite. A week later and it looks like this team is going to need more time to gel than oddsmakers originally anticipated.

Hamilton’s […]

CFL: Week 1 Preview
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The CFL regular season kicks off this weekend. For some of you, that means football is back! For others, that means NFL training camp is right around the corner.

Whatever it means to you, Week 1 in the CFL has some great action to on tap.

Winnipeg Bluebombers vs. B.C. Lions

Opening day features a replay of last year’s Grey Cup, won 34-22 by B.C. as a 7.5-point favourite.

B.C. began last season by losing six of its first seven games (2-5 against the spread) but […]