May 27th, 2015
Adrien Broner vs Shawn Porter Vegas Odds have Broner +120 Moneyline with even Fight Picks on both fighters
Saturday June 20th Premier Boxing Champions will showcase welterweight contenders Adrien Broner and Shawn Porter in a 12-round main event from Las Vegas. Adrien Broner vs Shawn Porter Vegas Odds have Porter as a -160 favorite with even fight picks on both fighters. Porter, 25-1-1, 16 KO’s, was upset as a 3 to 1 betting favorite in his last fight against Kell Brook. Broner, 30-1, 22 KO’s, is coming off a one-sided win over contender John Molina Jr. on Premier Boxing Champions debut show. Who will win this crossroads fight between two talented young contenders? Our Fight Picks sharps broke down the fighters. Adrien Broner vs Shawn Porter Vegas Odds have Broner as a +120 moneyline underdog (Bet $100 to win $120) at SPORTSBOOK.ag
Fight Picks Analysis: From a talent and accomplishment standpoint these fighters are evenly matched but styles make fights and Broner’s style meshes well against Porter’s. The 5’7″ Broner has the slight edge in reach, speed, defense and combination punching. The 5’6″ Porter is a stocky bulldog with awesome strength, tenacity and punching power but he is coming off a loss that may have shaken his confidence. Adrien Broner vs Shawn Porter Vegas Odds Total is at 10.5 Rounds with the Over at -270 at SPORTSBOOK.ag
This will be a closely contested fight but the overall boxing skill and intelligence of Broner will help him spring an upset in the Premier Boxing Champions main event.
Fight Picks Play: Adrien Broner +120 Moneyline
Porter vs Broner Tale-Of-The-Tape
Style: Outside Boxer/Body Puncher
Best Punch: Left Hook
Rounds Fought: 152
Style: Pressure Fighter
Best Punch: Right Cross
Rounds Fought: 150
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June 1st, 2015
Cotto vs Geale Vegas Odds have Cotto -600 with 55% of sharps Fight Picks on W.B.C. champion Cotto
Saturday night HBO Boxing will showcase W.B.C. 154 Lb. champion Miguel Cotto against contender Daniel Geale at 10:30 PM ET. Miguel Cotto vs Daniel Geale Vegas Odds have Cotto as the -650 betting favorite with 65% of Fight Picks on Cotto to win. The Puerto Rican icon Cotto, 39-4, 32 KO’s, is coming off a long 1-year layoff after destroying Sergio Martinez via 10th round knockout. Geale, 31-3 16 KO’s, rebounded from a KO loss to Gennady Golovkin to win a 12-round decision over fringe Australian contender Jarrod Fletcher. Can the awkward Geale make the legend Cotto feel ring rust after his hiatus? Our Fight Picks sharps broke down the W.B.C. Jr. middleweight title bout. Miguel Cotto vs Daniel Geale Vegas Odds have Geale as a +400 betting underdog (Bet $1000 to win $4000) at SPORTSBOOK.ag
Fight Picks Analysis: Cotto will have advantages in power, speed, defense, chin and confidence. Geale is a good boxer/puncher type with solid overall skill but the future Hall-Of-Famer Cotto is in another class. The veteran Geale could make things interesting in the early frames while the slow starting Cotto gets warmed up and shakes off some cobwebs. Cotto’s strength, pressure and thudding bodyshots should begin to break down Geale around the 7th round. Miguel Cotto vs Daniel Geale Vegas Odds Over/Under is at 8.5 Rounds at SPORTSBOOK.ag
Cotto can be outboxed as Austin Trout proved a few years back so laying -600 moneyline is rich, even against a limited opponent like Geale. Cotto’s superior technique however will be too much for the cagey Geale to overcome. Bet Cotto to win by knockout the day of the fight when the betting propositions are released by the bookies.
Fight Picks Predictions: Miguel Cotto by KO
Cotto vs Geale Tale-Of-The-Tape
Best Punch: Left Hook
Rounds Fought: 252
Ht. 5’7″ 1/2″
Style: Textbook Boxer/Body Puncher
Best Punch: Left Hook
Rounds Fought: 305
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May 28th, 2015
Golden State vs Cleveland Odds have Lebron James and Cleveland +200 with 55% of NBA Finals Picks on Lebron
2015 NBA Finals Picks: The NBA Finals tips off Thursday night at 9:00 PM ET when the Golden State Warriors host the Cleveland Cavaliers in game 1. Cleveland (65-31 SU 47-49 ATS) polished off the Atlanta Hawks 118-88 in game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals for the clean sweep Thursday night. Golden State (79-18 SU 54-42 ATS) knocked off the Houston Rockets 104-90 Wednesday night to win the Western Conference Finals in five games. Can Lebron James capture his 3rd championship in his 5th straight NBA Finals appearance? Vegas Sharps handicappers give away their 2015 NBA Finals Picks. Golden State vs Cleveland Odds have Cleveland as +200 underdogs to win the series (Bet $100 to win $200) at SPORTSBOOK.ag
2015 NBA Finals Picks Analysis: This will be the Lebron James vs Stephen Curry show with two of the games best players facing off in an epic battle. The Warriors will have home court advantage and have been instilled as the betting favorites at -240 to win the series. The big question mark facing Golden State is the status of starting guard Klay Thompson who is listed as probable for game 1 with a head injury. Golden State vs Cleveland Odds have Golden State at -240 to win the series (Bet $240 to win $100) at SPORTSBOOK.ag
ESPN2 News Bottom Line: Cleveland has the hotter hand right now and the Rockets exposed some holes in the Warriors defense. LeBron and his crew have won by an average of 14.8 points per game in their last five outings as “King” Lebron contends with Michael Jordan for the mythical title of NBA’s greatest player
2015 NBA Finals Picks Play: Cleveland to win Series +200
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May 28th, 2015
Amir Khan vs Chris Algieri Vegas Odds have Algieri as a 10 to 1 Betting underdog with 60% of Fight Picks on Algieri
Friday night from the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn, Star Boxing along with Dibella Entertainment will showcase welterweight contenders Amir Khan and Chris Algieri in a 12-round bout at 9 PM ET. Amir Khan vs Chris Algieri Vegas Odds have Khan as a -1600 favorite with 60% of fight picks on the underdog Algieri. Khan, 30-3 19 KO’s, impressively outpointed contender Devon Alexander via one-sided decision over six months ago. Algieri, 20-1, 8 KO’s, was game but outclassed in his last bout over seven months ago against Manny Pacquiao. Is the British star Khan’s heavy betting price tag warranted? Our expert Fight Picks sharps broke down this 12-round Premier Boxing Champions main event on Spike TV. Amir Khan vs Chris Algieri Vegas Odds have Algieri as a +1000 moneyline favorite (Bet $100 to win $1000) at SPORTSBOOK.ag
Sharps Fight Picks In-Depth: Khan is a little faster a little classier and a harder puncher. Algieri is a tough slickster with good overall boxing ability but Khan’s educated offensive salvos will be difficult for the New York fighter to contend with. The well-conditioned 5’10” Algieri will have the edge in height, stamina and punch resistance but his offensive limitations will hinder him against the speedy Brit. Amir Khan vs Chris Algieri Vegas Odds Total is at 10.5 Rounds with the Over at -170 at SPORTSBOOK.ag
Algieri is a smart fighter that should be able to use his strong jab to keep Khan off him for a full 12-rounds. Khan is an outside boxer that will be content with piling up points and staying out of harm’s way rather than go for the knockout. Khan’s chin has always been a question mark but Algieri’s modest power won’t be enough to stop Amir. Bet the resilient Algieri to last longer than the 10.5 Rounds Over/Under betting proposition.
Sharps Fight Picks Play: Over 10.5 Rounds at -170
Ht. 5’8 1/2″″
Style: Outside Boxer
Best Punch: Straight Right
Rounds Fought: 191
Style: Textbook Boxer
Best Punch: Left Hook
Rounds Fought: 134
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