SportsMemo.com
Username:
Password:
All Available Packages
HOMERECAPRADIOFORUMBLOGSLIVE ODDSBESTBETSHANDICAPPERS TWITTERRSS FEEDFACEBOOKEMAIL & CONTACTS
March

26

Search Blog by TopicSearch by Date



Los Angeles to Las Vegas high-speed train project in the works

03.26.2012     07:25 AM     Printer Friendly
SportsMemo.com blog entry.
DesertXpress, a high-speed train that is expected to lure visitors from California to Las Vegas, is close to receiving a massive $4.9 billion loan from the federal government. There are questions though as to whether or not the project makes financial sense (they rarely do). For starters, it is a park-and-ride, meaning residents of Los Angeles will have to drive to about an hour outside the city and then jump aboard the train, which would take about an hour and a half. Once passengers get to Las Vegas, they must then find transportation to a hotel/casino. You can also fly roundtrip from LA to Vegas for about $100.


"It's insanity," says Thomas Finkbiner of the Intermodal Transportation Institute at the University of Denver. "People won't drive to a train to go someplace. If you are going to drive, why not drive all the way and leave when you want?" 







Tags: Las Vegas



March

25




CIT Semifinal Betting Preview: Oakland Grizzlies at Utah State Aggies

03.25.2012     10:37 AM         Printer Friendly
Submitted by

SportsMemo.com blog entry.
Oakland at Utah State -5 O/U 150

We’re off a 3-0 college basketball sweep Saturday and we’ll fire at the CollegeInsider.com tournament on Sunday. Utah State (20-15) hosts high-scoring Oakland (20-15) in semifinal action. The Aggies have won all three of their home games in CIT action and head coach Stew Morrill is one of the best; especially at the Spectrum in Logan, Utah. The Aggies are 16-4 on their home court this season and 67-5 the past four regular seasons. And in the favorite role up to -13, Utah State has covered over 60% of its last 110 games at home.

Big contrast in styles and the Aggies will face a tough challenge slowing down the nation’s leading scorer, Oakland guard Reggie Hamilton (26 ppg). The high-scoring Grizzlies push the pace and launch the three-balls while scoring over 79 ppg. Hamilton is the key as his dribble-drives create plenty of scoring for himself and teammates and he also hits 42% from the arch and 88% from Read more



Tags: College Basketball Oakland Grizzlies Utah State Aggies __




NBA Handicapping: Scouts chime in on current league topics

03.25.2012     07:48 AM     Printer Friendly
SportsMemo.com blog entry.
Good article from ESPN with various unnamed NBA scouts offering their opinions.

They seem to be pretty high on up-and-coming Lakers guard Ramon Sessions.


"He's going to allow Kobe [Bryant] to really play the 2 [guard]. And because of the way Mike Brown runs sets to get Kobe catches, this is going to be huge for [Bryant]. It's not a read-and-react offense anymore. They run several things directly to set up Kobe for a catch in certain spots. There's no question that Sessions will do that for them and do it well. I think they can absolutely play together."



Oklahoma City should benefit from the acquisition on Derek Fisher – if not on the court then certainly from a leadership standpoint.


"He's got the rings, baby. The ring's the thing. All the stuff [OKC's young stars are] trying to get, Fisher's already got. So I think they'll listen to what he has to say. And from a competitive standpoint, Fisher going there kind of gets back at the Lakers.



The Read more



Tags: NBA




Elite Eight Gambling Notes: UNC's Marshall still questionable vs. Kansas

03.25.2012     07:37 AM     Printer Friendly
SportsMemo.com blog entry.
Kansas -2 vs. North Carolina O/U 143

Transcribed interview with North Carolina point guard Kendall Marshall discussing the status of his surgically repaired wrist. According to Sports Options, he is currently questionable for this afternoon's Elite Eight matchup vs. Kansas. With Marshall, the Tar Heels committed 24 turnovers in their 73-65 overtime win over Ohio on Friday.


On believing he could make enough progress in 24 hours to play ...

KM: "I do. I've gotten better every single day, which is a positive. Not just for the game, but for my health in general. If I were to make a huge jump and be healthy enough to contribute to my team, then there's a chance I could play tomorrow."






Tags: College Basketball North Carolina Tar Heels Kansas Jayhawks




NCAA Tournament Betting Notes: Kentucky playing up-tempo in postseason

03.25.2012     07:27 AM     Printer Friendly
SportsMemo.com blog entry.
Baylor vs. Kentucky -8 O/U 147.5

Article discussing how both Baylor and Kentucky prefer to play at a fast pace. After averaging only 62 possessions per game in SEC play, the Wildcats have played to 70, 67and 73 possessions in the NCAA Tournament.


"Do you want to play slow or fast?'' he asked them on the podium during Saturday's news conference.

"Fast,'' Kentucky senior guard Darius Miller said.

"Huh. If they play the way they enjoy playing, they're going to play better,'' Calipari said. "They just are. They're going to be more comfortable. I trust these players. We had six turnovers and we scored 102 points. I know they're going to make good decisions. The only time they don't is when I leave them on the court too long.''

Read more



Tags: College Basketball Kentucky Wildcats Baylor Bears




March

27


March

24


 
Email
 
MLB
SportsMemo Ads
Daily Plays
$29
Drew Martin is in with his highest rated game of the entire month of July. Off of last night's 1st 5 inning winner with the Braves, Drew looks to do it again with no reason to rely on the bullpen. By now, you likely know Drew does not release many 20* (2 unit) plays, tonight the analytics show that this is a mispriced matchup deserving of the 2 unit designation and is Drew's Game Of The Month. Jump on board for $29 guaranteed to win or his next release is on the house.

$199
Teddy Covers' famed NFL Season Over/Under Wins package is here! Teddy and his clients have enjoyed immense success with a remarkable 76-31 71% winning rate since 2001. Included in that is a near perfect 12-1 92% mark with his 20* Big Ticket selections. Last season, Teddy swept the board with a 5-0 100% tally. Included in the package will be in-depth analysis on every selection. The first wave of picks will be released at a prescribed time the last week of July with the potential for additional selections after Week 3 of the preseason. Incredible success and incredible value! Don?t miss Teddy Covers? NFL Season Over/Under Wins Report for only $199.

$29
Nobody wins in the Canadian Football League like Ian Cameron and his track record proves it banking +21.02 units in the CFL since 2012 including a RED HOT 12-4 75% mark for +9.5 units so far this season. Ian has delivered the goods at a 3-1 75% clip with his top rated 20* CFL plays this season and he is ready to unleash another top rated 20* winner on the Canadian gridiron on Friday night with his 20* CFL Friday Night ESPN2 Main Event winner. You can get it complete with detailed written analysis for just $29 and it is guaranteed to cash or his next CFL play is free.

$20
Teddy is riding a Smokin Hot 75% Run with his MLB Totals dating all the way back to April, delivering one easy right side cash after the next! And Teddy is primed to cash another high scoring Slugfest Winner on Thursday. If you like wild, high scoring games, you will LOVE this winner! This play must cash or his next report is free!

$20
Nobody wins in the Canadian Football League like Ian Cameron and his track record proves it banking +21.02 units in the CFL since 2012 including a RED HOT 12-4 75% mark for +9.5 units so far this season. Ian is ready to deliver more CFL winning action kicking off Week 6 with his 10* CFL Thursday Watch & Win On ESPN2 as Winnipeg and Edmonton do battle. You can get side and total for this divisional matchup complete with detailed written analysis for just $20 and it is guaranteed to go 2-0 or his next CFL play is free.

$20
Over the last two months, Andrew Lange has pumped out 63% winners and over +12 units of profit. He comes in strong for Friday night with a 10* Total of the Day selection. Get on board for $20. It must win or Saturday's top play is on the house.


Extended Services
-----------SportsMemo-----------





Copyright © 2007 SPORTSMEMO, INC, 1-800-575-3069. Sportsmemo.com is the nation’s premier resource for sports betting and handicapping information. Get free football picks, free NFL picks, free college football picks, free baseball picks, free NBA picks, free college basketball picks, free hockey picks, free golf picks, and free soccer picks from the nation’s top handicappers. Sportsmemo's sports betting insight and analysis comes from some of the most respected sports handicappers in the sports gambling industry including Ted Sevransky (Teddy Covers), Brent Crow of Alatex Sports, Rob Veno, Erin Rynning, Otto Sports, Andrew Lange, Ian Cameron, Drew Martin, and Alex B. Smith. Listen to these handicapping experts daily on the Sportsmemo Podcast Monday-Friday at Sportsmemo.com.  Missed the Sportsmemo Podcast?  Past shows are available on Sportsmemo.com's podcast archive page. Looking for daily sports betting tips and sports betting advice on the MLB, NBA, NCAA, NFL, NHL, CFL, and PGA? Check out the interactive sports betting posting forum, power ratings, expert handicapping blogs, and original sports betting articles from the Sportsmemo team that specializes in sports information from a pointspread perspective at Sportsmemo.com.   Jul 28, 2016 11:23 AM.