Sports Betting Talk

World Series Wagering Edges

1 month ago

World Series Wagering Edges

By Jim Feist October memories glare the brightest in baseball lore. Bobby Thompson’s 1951 home run, Don Larsen’s perfect game in Game 5 of the ’56 Series, Bob Gibson’s 17-strikeouts in Game 1 ’68, Carlton Fisk’s home run in ’75, Kirk Gibson’s blast in ’88, Joe Carter’s Series ending three-run homer in 1993. While home […]

The Best Beginners Guide to Sports Betting

2 months ago

The Best Beginners Guide to Sports Betting

This is the best beginners guide to sports betting, as it will cover tips about finding a good sportsbook that fits your needs, how to manage your money efficiently as well as many other topics.

Betting NFL Football – Trends to Watch – October

2 months ago

Betting NFL Football – Trends to Watch – October

Here are the best and worst situational roles for NFL teams during the month of October. Courtesy of pro handicapper Marc Lawrence.

Inside the Boxscores CFB Week 3

2 months ago

Inside the Boxscores CFB Week 3

Matt Fargo takes a look at the CFB games with misleading final scores from Week 3.

The Best of the NFL 2017 from Jim Feist

2 months ago

The Best of the NFL 2017 from Jim Feist

The pro football season kicks off this week when the defending champion Patriots host the Kansas City Chiefs, a playoff rematch from two years ago (27-20, Pats). The AFC has won 13 of the last 20 Super Bowls and here’s a look at some of the best of the NFL.

General NFL Preseason Betting Tips

3 months ago

General NFL Preseason Betting Tips

It may be HOT and many folks are still on vacation, but August kicks off the best time of the sports betting calendar: Football season! Here are some things to keep in mind when watching preseason football.

Jim Feist: Basketball Dogs Getting No Respect!

11 months ago

Jim Feist: Basketball Dogs Getting No Respect!

Everyone wants respect. Aretha Franklin sung about it. Comedian Rodney Dangerfield made a comedy career out of it. And smart sports bettors can turn soft numbers into cash looking at home dogs getting no respect. Many teams in college basketball and the NBA play significantly better at home than on the road.  

Start Sports Betting as an Investment in 2017

11 months ago

Start Sports Betting as an Investment in 2017

A new year is here, and what better time than now to step up your sports betting game and start sports betting as an investment. Here we will give you the best tips to make 2017 your most profitable year ever!

Best Parlay Strategy for Sports Bettors

11 months ago

Best Parlay Strategy for Sports Bettors

One of the most popular forms of sports wagering out there is parlay betting. With parlays, bettors can combine two or more point spreads, totals, or moneylines to earn a higher payout. That is of course if all their picks where to win; the catch is that if you lose just one pick, you’ll lose it all.

The Most Common Sports Betting Myths

1 year ago

The Most Common Sports Betting Myths

Betting on sports profitably is all about acquiring and processing information correctly. There are a lot of misinformation regarding sports betting out there, but don’t worry, we will help you to debunk some of the most common sports betting myths.

How to Handicap Teams Off a Demoralizing Loss

1 year ago

How to Handicap Teams Off a Demoralizing Loss

There is nothing worse for a team than coming off a last second loss, the kind of setback that could crush your season. Every year we see a handful of these games. An example would be a team coming in as a huge favorite, perhaps even at home, or a team coming off a huge win, only to fall flat their next time out. The defeat can be by 20, by 50, or my just 1, no matter how you put it, it’s a demoralizing loss.

Sports Betting Theory – Fading Public Bets

2 years ago

Sports Betting Theory – Fading Public Bets

One of many popular sports betting systems is the “contrarian method” where you go against whatever side the majority of the bettors are backing. The theory behind this betting system is that the public can be easily swayed by the media and tends to be wrong more often than not, so the more money being placed on the wrong side will move both lines and spreads making the opposite side the selection with clear value.

Sports Betting Bankroll Management

2 years ago

Sports Betting Bankroll Management

As a professional poker player I quickly came to realize the importance of good bankroll management. The same is also true for betting on sports since the variance can be just as cruel, if not even worse.

Sports Betting Online and The Usefulness of Free Betting Tips

2 years ago

Sports Betting Online and The Usefulness of Free Betting Tips

There is no denying that sports betting has been a big business for over a century, but with the development of the internet in the past two decades, the popularity of wagering on sports has exploded around the world. Hundreds of online bookmakers are now in operation, while tens of thousands of sites offer betting tips which promise to give bettors an edge. But how often are these tips actually useful?