There is no better time of the year to wager on sports at America’s Bookie than the month of November. The betting board is filled with both football and basketball games and three of the four major sports leagues are in action with games in the NFL, NBA and NHL. It is not a matter of finding something to bet on this week at America’s Bookie; it is a matter of where to start first.
A new season of college hoops tipped off last Friday and moving to Tuesday slate you have betting action all day long starting with games from 8 a.m. (ET) in the morning all the way to 10 p.m. at night. One of the featured matchups on ESPN between a pair of nationally ranked teams pits the top-ranked Duke Blue Devils against the No. 7 Kansas Jayhawks in a 9:30 p.m. tip at Madison Square Garden. America’s Bookie has listed Duke as a 2.5-point neutral-site favorite in this ACC/Big 12 showdown.
Also on Tuesday’s expanded college basketball schedule in the first game of that ESPN double-header at Madison Square Garden is a SEC/Big Ten tilt between the No. 2 Kentucky Wildcats and the No. 13 Michigan State Spartans at 7 p.m.. The betting line for this game has Kentucky favored by eight points.
If you are looking for some NBA action to bet on this week, NBA TV offers a Tuesday night double-header starting with Toronto on the road against Cleveland as a six-point underdog in a 7 p.m. tip at Quicken Loans Arena. The betting line for the total in this game has been set at 210 In a 10 p.m. start in Portland, the Trail Blazers will play host to the Chicago Bulls as 3.5-point favorites and America’s Bookie has set the total set at 213.5.
Wednesday’s NBA double-header on ESPN starts things off at 8 p.m. with Golden State going on the road to face Toronto in an inter-conference clash. This game will be followed by a Western Conference battle between the Memphis Grizzlies and the Los Angeles Clippers in a 10:30 p.m. tip at the Staples Center.
TNT takes center stage on Thursday night with a pair of inter-conference matchups in the NBA. First at 8 p.m., the Philadelphia 76ers take on the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Target Center. This will be followed by a 10:30 p.m. tip at the Vivint Smart Home Arena in Utah between the Jazz and the Bulls.
Betting action in the NHL this week picks up steam on Wednesday night with a huge Metro Division showdown between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Washington Capitals at the Verizon Center. The puck is set to drop at 7:30 p.m. and the game will be broadcast nationally on NBC Sports Network. Be sure to check America’s Bookie for the betting lines for this game and for all the hockey action on this week’s NHL slate.
College football kicks off Week 12 of the season with early games on Tuesday and Wednesday in the MAC. Thursday night’s schedule has two games on tap including an ACC/AAC matchup between the No. 6 Louisville Cardinals and the Houston Cougars. The Cardinals will try and continue their march to a spot in the College Football Playoff as 14-point road favorites in an 8 p.m. start on ESPN.
Week 11 in the NFL gets underway with a NFC South showdown between the New Orleans Saints and the Carolina Panthers. Both teams are chasing Atlanta in this division title race and in need of a win on Thursday night following a setback in last week’s games. New Orleans won the first meeting this season at home as a slight underdog and the Panthers have been opened as 3.5-point home favorites this time around to even the score. America’s Bookie has set the total line at 51.5. Things get underway from Bank of America Stadium at 8:25 p.m. and the game will be broadcast on both NBC and the NFL Network.