Friday, Dec. 12

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Today's Preview
There's a potential for four wins on the Friday board for attentive Streakers. The matchups include early golf, soccer, and both NBA and NHL.

It's back to South Africa for another round of the Dunhill Championship. This time we're matching first round co-leader Len Mattiace against Darren Fichardt. Can the American repeat yesterday's success? Early-picking Streakers believe so, as Mattiace is currently favored by an amazing 98 percent. The duo tees off early, so get your pick in by 5:20 ET.

We're offering a new kind of prop in our Dutch Eredivisie soccer matchup between NAC Breda and Ajax. Instead of a side or a total, Streakers can predict when the first goal will be scored. Will either side find the net by the 21-minute mark? You make the call.


NBA Points Matchup: Chris Paul vs. Paul Pierce
The division-leading Hornets travel to Boston to take on the defending NBA champions. Watch this 5 PM broadcast on ESPN and root your team home. The game itself is not on our board, but we've matched stars Chris Paul and Paul Pierce against each other in a points-only contest. Who will win? Well, we're sure it'll be "Paul."

Still up late on Friday night? Just keep the TV set to ESPN, and watch the Golden State Warriors host the Houston Rockets. For this game, our prop matches Rafer Alston's point total vs. Andris Biedrins' rebound total. Biedrins has ripped down 35 boards over the Warriors' modest two-game winning streak, but so far skeptical Streakers prefer the Rockets guard by a more than 10-1 ratio.

Yesterday's Results
Streakers started out hot, riding Rory Sabbatini to a 2-stroke victory over Simon Dyson. After that they cooled off, losing most of the day's remaining matchups. In the exciting Progressive Matchup of the Day, it looked like Drew Brees had no chance to reach 285 yards until the Bears sent the contest to overtime with a field goal on the last play of regulation. However, the hopes of the Brees-backers were dashed as Drew never even touched the pigskin in the extra frame. He could only watch from the sideline as the Bears received the kickoff in overtime, marched down the field, and kicked a second field goal to send the Soldier Field fans home happy.