Wagering Myths and Mistakes

Wagering Myths and Mistakes In gambling, the many must lose in order that the few may win. -George Bernard Shaw (Is this you?) 1. Teams Win More After a Bye Week: This is true, but they don’t cover more against the spread. Note: Here’s a new stat I’ve compiled that wins more than you would …

Forget the UK, Ladbrokes Looks to US Sports Betting Market to Enhance Growth

Forget the UK, Ladbrokes Looks to US Sports Betting Market to Enhance Growth The crackdown on fixed odds betting terminals (FOBT), considered to be the “crack cocaine” of gambling in the UK, has been a huge blow to the core earnings of many of the nation’s sportsbooks, including Ladbrokes and Coral’s owner GVC. Coral and …

Bills vs Eagles Free Pick

Bills vs Eagles Free Pick Sunday at 1:00 pm EST the Eagles of Philadelphia are in Buffalo to take on the Bill.s The point spread for this game was released by top sportsbooks at Buffalo -2 and the total is 42 points. Looking at the team numbers through week 7 of play, it is apparent …

How and Why to Bet Long Odds

How and Why to Bet Long Odds Sports betting isn’t always about playing the short odds. If you know what you are doing, you take some long shots as well. If you do your research and bet long odds it can pay off. The logic is that it only takes one win out of the …

TNF Tampa at Carolina NFL Preview and Pick

TNF Tampa at Carolina NFL Preview and Pick Thursday night at 8:20 pm EST the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are in Charlotte North Carolina to take on the home town Carolina Panthers. The point spread has Carolina favored -7 points and the total is 49 points. The game will be played on the NFL Network. Both …

A History of the Parlay Bet

A History of the Parlay Bet The word parlay can be heard in many gambling circles. Its one of the first bets you learn beside point spread and total. From an outsider’s perspective, it is mysterious word that they have not heard much in their life, if at all. Parlay has other meaning besides a …

Six Instant Angles that can Substantially Increase Your Winning Percentages

Six Instant Angles that can Substantially Increase Your Winning Percentages Guest article. This week’s guest handicapper: John Rothschild I. The 20-point rebound: Teams will rarely play as well or as poorly as they did in their prior games. What to look for: 1) A matchup of one team that has just lost by 10 points …

Stanley Cup Game 7 – Sportsbook Report

It’s do or die for both teams in the 2019 NHL Stanley Cup Final. Game 7 will be played tonight at 8:00 pm on NBC. The betting line currently has Boston as a -175 favorite making St. Louis a +160 underdog. You can also bet the puck line with Boston -1.5 goals (+160) and St. …

Books Made Out on Warriors – Baseball is Break Even

The NBA playoffs have been exciting. The public has been backing the super team Golden State Warriors all year and expected them to ride into the playoffs and secure another championship trophy. That is until they sputtered against the Clippers. Sportsbooks started seeing larger action against the Warriors after their armor showed some chinks. They …