Service Plays - Thursday 6/17/21

Wagerallsports

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Pickswise Sports

EURO Soccer Picks
C* Belgium +100 - - - Best Bet
B* Ukraine/North Macedonia (Both Teams to Score YES -110)
B* Netherlands/Austria (Both Teams to Score YES +225)

NHL
No C* Best Bets
NHL
B* New York Islanders +135
A* Islanders/Lightning Under 5 [+115]

NBA
No C* Best Bets
NBA
B* Milwaukee Bucks -5.5
A* Bucks/Nets Under 220.5
 

Wagerallsports

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The Sports Geek

EURO Soccer Picks
Netherlands/Austria (Both Teams to Score YES +225)

NHL
Tampa Bay Lightning -138
 

Wagerallsports

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Matt Blunt Vegasinsider Golf Handicapper

2021 US Open
Tour: PGA
Date: Thursday June 17th - Sunday June 20th
Venue: Torrey Pines (South Course)
Location: La Jolla, California
Par 72 - Yardage 7,698
TV: Peacock 9:45 a.m.ET, Golf Channel 12 30 p.m.ET, NBC 7:00 p.m.ET.
Defending Champ �� - Bryson Dechambeau

Odds Subject to Change
2021 US Open
Contenders to Back
Jon Rahm +1000
Xander Schauffele +1600
Jordan Spieth +2000
Collin Morikawa +2200

Mid-Range Value Picks
Scottie Scheffler +4500
Will Zalatoris +4600
Webb Simpson +5000
Shane Lowry +6000

Long Shot Picks
Joaquin Niemann +7000
Stewart Cink +15000

72 Hole Match-Up
Sam Burns -120 over Kevin Streelman - - - Best Bet
Shane Lowry +110 over Tyrrell Hatton
Xander Schauffele -125 over Justin Thomas
Webb Simpson -125 over Justin Rose
Tony Finau -110 over Patrick Reed
Jordan Spieth -110 over Rory Mcilroy
Jon Rahm -140 over Dustin Johnson
 

Wagerallsports

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XS Sports Picks

NHL:

C* NY Islanders +120

C* NY Islanders -1.5 +300

NBA:

E* Brooklyn +6 -110

C* Brooklyn Under 220.5 -110

MLB:

C* Chicago WS +120

D* Cleveland -120

E* Cleveland -1.5 +150

5* San Francisco -1.5 +100
 

Wagerallsports

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Insider Sports Report

D* Chicago White Sox (Cease)/Houston (Urquidy) UNDER 9
Range: 9.5 to 8.5

C* Brooklyn +5.5 over Milwaukee (NBA)
Range: +7 to +3
 

Wagerallsports

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Greg Shaker

C* AL GOW

L.A. Angels -1.5 (+100)
There are so many reasons to lay the 1.5 and play the Angels I don't know where to start. But here we go. Let's start with the fact that pitchers making debuts have not performed well this season or really ever. We saw that last night with the Cubs starter Stock who was not on his game at all. We have seen this all season. I guess I already said that. Now, let's look at Manning who has been called up due Tiger Injuries. Here is a direct quote from DetroitNews.com.
"His mid-90s fastball and two different shapes of curveballs weren’t exactly mystifying Triple-A hitters this season. They’d been hitting him at a .303 clip and slugging .598 with 11 home runs in 32.1 innings."
Manning was dominant in the lower classes of the minors but AAA Ball has not been good for him. He in fact was 1-3 with an ERA of 8.07 ERA with 11 Dingers allowed in just over 32 innings pitched. WOW. How is he going to do verses a very good Angels lineup and one that has damaged RHP to the tune of almost 6 RP9 at home and over the last 10 games regardless of the venue to 7.7 RP9? The Tigers just finished a series at KC and travel overnight to the coast while LAA makes the quick trip from Oakland. They (LAA) will start Ohtani who has been NUTS Good this season in just over 47 innings, especially at home with an ERA of just 1.85 and has the added advantage of his bat which has produced Lot's of offense. The Tigers Pen is NOT good so don't expect much "Relief" when Manning leaves. The Angels did not have their way at Oakland so we expect strong focus for this one. Pretty cut and dry for us and we do think that this one will be nice and easy. Play 3* Angels -1.5 at your best number.
 

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