The opening week of college football is typically filled with upsets, mainly because not even bookmakers know what to expect from certain teams who have lost players and are bringing in new recruits.
The Arizona Cardinals opened as a 2.
Gymnast Sam Oldham’s grandmother loses her bet that he would win gold because Great Britain won as a team
Sam Oldham may have been a long shot to win a medal in London, but that didn’t stop him from accomplishing the feat.
Anyone who took the 40-to-1 odds on Adam Scott to win the British Open before last weekend must have been feeling great about their wager entering the final four holes of the tournament.
Adam Scott collapsed so badly at the British Open on Sunday that his name was already stenciled on a piece of championship hardware before the tournament ended. But it wasn’t all for none.
When I’ll Have Another was retired the day before the Belmont Stakes earlier this month because of tendinitis, horse racing enthusiasts were extremely disappointed.
As soon as the Heat defeated the Celtics in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals, many people wondered which team was going to be favored in the NBA Finals.
One sports book refunded Manny Pacquiao bettors, others lost huge on fight (plus other funny betting business stories)
There was some funny betting going on for the Manny Pacquiao-Timothy Bradley fight on Saturday that won’t help decrease speculation that the fight was fixed.
RJ Bell of Pregame.