Punters cash in on Bianca Andreescu’s U.S. Open win

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When the U.S. Open began in late August, hopes were high for some Canadian tennis players. On the women’s side, Bianca Andreescu was hoping to represent her country with pride. She was given the best odds of any Canadian – male or female – to win the U.S. Open singles title. Despite being the leader in that distinction, though, she ... Read more

Canada looks to repeat as gold medal winners in lacrosse

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The 2019 World Indoor Lacrosse Championship is underway, and the Canadian Men’s Indoor Lacrosse Team is fielding another dynamic roster hoping to defend its title from last season. Stars from the National Lacrosse League will dot the Canadian men’s roster, from eight NLL teams altogether in total. The Saskatchewan Rush have the most players with five, followed by the Colorado ... Read more

Edmonton Eskimos hope to get Trevor Harris back soon

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The Edmonton Eskimos suffered a big loss in Week 13 – not just on the scoreboard but in the locker room as well. Star quarterback Trevor Harris, who leads the Canadian Football League with 3,706 passing yards, left the game with an injury. The team was hoping that its signal-caller wouldn’t miss too much time, especially since they had a ... Read more

theScore gets CAD $40 Million

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Canadian-based theScore recently received a huge investment from a multi-billion-dollar manager of investments. Fengate Asset Management has awarded theScore CAD $40 million to help the company develop their mobile sports betting applications. The investment, according to reports, will be purchased with an 8% interest rate annually, with the note maturing at the end of August in 2024. theScore is one ... Read more

Ottawa Senators preview

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Last season was not a pretty one for the Ottawa Senators, but it was expected to be that way with a rebuilding club. That was especially true after the team traded star defenseman Erik Karlsson before the season began to the San Jose Sharks. Indeed, the Senators ended the 2018-2019 season as the NHL’s worst team, with only 64 points. ... Read more

Winnipeg Jets odds preview

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Following an impressive yet surprising 114-point regular season and a run to the Western Conference finals in 2017-2018, hopes were high for the Winnipeg Jets entering last season. While their point total dropped from the season before (to 99), the team made the playoffs for the second year in a row, and fans were hoping for them to make a ... Read more

Vancouver Canucks odds preview

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The Vancouver Canucks were a team squarely in the middle of the textbook definition of a full-scale rebuild. They played their first season without twins Daniel and Henrik Sedin since 2000, after selecting them second and third overall, respectively, in the 1999 NHL Draft. After finishing the 2016-2017 season with a lowly 69 points and then improving to only 73 ... Read more

Calgary Flames odds preview

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What a regular season the Calgary Flames had last year. They won 50 games, the most in the Western Conference and second only to the Tampa Bay Lightning. Their 107 points was also tops in the Western Conference and tied with the Boston Bruins for the second most in the entire NHL. But that’s where the fun ended for the ... Read more

Edmonton Oilers preview for 2019-2020

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Last season was certainly a disappointing one for the Edmonton Oilers. They finished the regular season with only 79 points. It marked the second straight year the Oilers finished with fewer than 80 points (they had 78 the year before), following what looked like the beginning of a rise to contention in 2016-2017. Three years ago, with star center Connor ... Read more

American odds explained

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With sports betting being so popular around the world, it’s no surprise that there are a wide array of ways to read sports betting odds. Just like the world has different systems of measurement, there are plenty of ways for betting odds to be read. The most common forms of betting odds, though, are those that are deemed the European ... Read more