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Can LSU Hang with Georgia in SEC Championship Game?

December 1, 2022 | By: Tyler Everett

LSU will look to pull off its second massive upset of the season when it heads to Atlanta to meet SEC East champ Georgia in the SEC Championship game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Kickoff is slated for 4 p.m. ET on Saturday. The Tigers are currently 17.5-point underdogs at most sportsbooks, including DraftKings, BetRivers and PointsBet. […]

Pelicans’ Future Odds Improving as Season Progresses

November 29, 2022 | By: David Fletcher

Although bounced in the first round of the playoffs last year, the New Orleans Pelicans’ future odds were respectable to start the new season, considering they only compiled 36 regular season wins in their 2021-22 campaign. Their six-game dog fight playoff loss against the title contending Suns and resigning often-injured, high-potential star Zion Williamson to […]

How Can the Saints Improve in 2023?

November 22, 2022 | By: Cody Kutzer

After making moves this offseason that signified the New Orleans Saints viewed themselves as postseason contenders, those plans have not come to fruition. Entering Week 12, the Saints are 4-7 and sitting near the bottom of the NFC Standings.  Making the Saints’ current situation more difficult is the fact they are currently over $63 million […]

LSU Title Odds See Major Boost After Alabama Upset

November 7, 2022 | By: Tyler Everett

Following Saturday night’s overtime win over Alabama, LSU is in the college football national title hunt. Time will tell whether the Tigers’ 32-31 victory goes down as one of the best of all time between these two programs, but it was certainly the best game of the weekend, even if Georgia fans might beg to […]

Revisiting the Top 5 LSU-Alabama Games Since 2000

November 2, 2022 | By: Tyler Everett

While college football fans everywhere will be watching Tennessee-Georgia in Athens at 3:30 p.m. ET, the annual highlight of the season for many SEC fans will take place in relative obscurity a few hours later. At 7 p.m., an LSU team that has quietly climbed up the polls – the Tigers are No. 15 in […]

Bolstered by Texas Bettors, Louisiana Handle Jumps $79 Million

October 27, 2022 | By: Joshua Buckley

Sports betting may not be legal in Texas, but that isn’t stopping Texans from betting. As a result, Louisiana recorded $207.5 million in wagers, a huge increase for operator revenues. The month’s wagers are up $79 million or 61.8% from Louisiana’s August handle. Operators saw an increase of 237% from $9.46 million to $31.89 million. […]

Could DiamondJacks Casino Reopen in Bossier City?

October 25, 2022 | By: Cody Kutzer

The tourism and entertainment industry was hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, and casinos certainly were not spared. One of the several Louisiana casinos to not reopen its doors following the state’s mandated closures was DiamondJacks in Bossier City.  If all goes according to plan, however, that could be changing. The Louisiana Gaming Control Board […]

New Orleans Pelicans Season Futures Bets

October 17, 2022 | By: Cody Kutzer

After starting the 2021-22 season with just four wins in their first 20 games, the New Orleans Pelicans played their way into the playoffs and pushed a 64-win Phoenix Suns team to a six-game series. Oh, and New Orleans did all that without the services of All-Star Zion Williamson who missed the entire season with […]