New England Patriots vs. New York Giants Super Bowl XLVI Betting PreviewFour years ago, the unbeaten New England Patriots were trying to become the first team in NFL history to complete a perfect 19-0 season while the New York Giants were licking their chops at the opportunity to pull off one of the biggest upsets in Super Bowl history as double-digit underdogs. A 17-14 win by the Giants in Super Bowl XLII caused Las Vegas sportsbooks to suffer their worst beating ever, as bettors who took the dog straight-up and against the spread cleaned house. Read more…

 

With welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre out of commission for most of 2012 due to a torn ACL in his right knee, the interim title belt will be on the line Saturday night at UFC 143 in Las Vegas when Nick Diaz faces Carlos Condit. Five bouts will take place on the main card overall and broadcast live on Pay-Per-View from Mandalay Bay Events Center starting at 10:00 p.m. (ET). The event will also be shown in 3D at select theaters across the country following six fights on the preliminary card, four of which will be televised on FX beginning at 8:00 p.m. Read more…

 

The Philadelphia 76ers aren’t getting mentioned much as legitimate challengers for the NBA title this season. Instead, nearly every basketball expert thinks it’s just a formality that the Chicago Bulls will face the Miami Heat again in a repeat of last year’s Eastern Conference Finals. While that may indeed end up being true, the 76ers are doing everything they can to disprove that theory and state their case as the best team in the Eastern Conference. Read more…