There are just under two months until the 2012 London Olympics begin, and Olympic Betting Lines usually fluxuate in the month’s leading up depending on what groups are drawn and which teams will play each other early on. But that has all taken a backseat for now. Al the talk for Team USA is centered around its basketball roster, and who will even be in uniform when the Games begin. Continue reading
Team USA Basketball is and will be favored to win everything in this summer’s Olympic Games, but as a bettor, it’s hard to really guage their odds without knowing the schedule.
We’re still waiting on the men’s, but the women’s team will apparently be playing in the tournament opener on July 28 against an unknown opponent. It would clearly be better to have a name in that blank, but it’s good to know we will get a feel for them before all the other teams. Continue reading
The 2012 Summer Olympics in London are only a few months away, but USA Today already feels like it has a pretty good hold on what’s to come. We’re in that kind of age where events in the distant future are topics of predictions more and more. Good for betting though. Good conversation.
The USA Today has this medal tracker thing, just recently published in March, which sets to predict which country will win the most medals overall. Continue reading
Usain Bolt runs and you do not see him.
Anybody willing to bet against Usain Bolt in a sprinting event must be controlling the remote to his super fast robot-like body or know something supernatural that is going to take place. In fact, the only race that Bolt to didn’t finish first, was caused by himself. In an unbelievable turn of events during the 100m final at last year’s Worlds, the Jamaican sprinter got happy feet and false started. It was such a big deal considering the three year streak of dominance that Bolt was having combined with the injuries that were sustained by any opponent with a shot at beating him. Continue reading
2012 should be quite a year for sports, especially with the Olympic Summer games taking place in London beginning in July.
And while that is still a little ways away, oddsmakers are already jumping in on the Olympic Games, installing some general odds. Continue reading