Archive for the ‘Sports Betting’ Category.

Should I Bet the Early Line or Wait?

February 27, 2021

There are a few sportsbooks who set the line for the industry. They take the chance and put out the first lines as early as they can and let the public takes shots at the number. They then move the number accordingly. Other, more conservative shops will then post their opening number after the line […]

Super Bowl Streaker Will Not be Paid

February 13, 2021

When everyone on social media started sharing the streaker meme,  it immediately piqued my interest. The image claimed that he was a “betting genius” not some dumb criminal. It claimed he had placed a prop bet “Yes – There will be a streaker during the Super Bowl” at +750 odds. Immediately I knew this wasn’t […]

Do You Need “Luck” to Win at Sports Betting?

February 12, 2021

This is kind of a tricky question because in order to answer it, you have believe in luck, or at least have a clear definition of what luck actually is. What is Luck? Baby Don’t Hurt Me, No More Roman philosopher Seneca once said “Luck Is What Happens When Preparation Meets Opportunity”. Every bit of […]

Super Bowl 55 Prop Picks

February 5, 2021

It is expected that Super Bowl LV will become the most-bet on sporting event in U.S. history. Last year’s game reported roughly $7 billion in wagers. With more U.S. states legalizing sports betting and fans still dealing with the coronavirus, betting on the Super Bowl might get a little crazy. And, what better way to […]

30 Minute Sportsbook Payout?

January 25, 2021

I’ve been active in online sports betting since the start. My first bets were placed online at GameDay sportsbook, a now defunct operation that was headquartered in Suriname. I remember having to Yahoo search where Suriname was because I had never even heard of it at the time. Yes, I said Yahoo search because Google […]

Has Acceptance of Sports Betting by Major Networks Hurt Small Outfits?

January 4, 2021

Several years ago, states began to make it legal for sportsbooks to operate in their jurisdiction. This was the signal that large corporations had been waiting for. Many corporations which already owned a sports betting outfit in other countries came calling. William Hill is the biggest example of the “British Invasion” Plot twist: William Hill […]

Free Christmas NBA & Bowl Contests

December 22, 2020

There are many contests and special events at various online sportsbooks. But few are better than or even equal to those being run at BetOnline. They are running two contests in particular that are totally free to play. The only caveat is that you must have bet at least $25 of real money on one […]

ATP or Against the Public Betting – What Do You Know?

December 21, 2020

What do you know about contrarian or ATP betting? Do you know that betting against the public has been around almost as long as sportsbooks themselves? It is said that some of the early operators of sportsbooks would tell their friends and family which way everyone was betting so that they could place their own […]

College Football Championship Week Public Action Bet Report

December 18, 2020

College football is having its conference championship games tomorrow. If any of the big four get knocked off it could really shake up the playoff picture. But there is an argument to be made that even if Notre Dame loses, which they are expected to do, that they still belong in the playoffs over one […]

On the Seventh Day of Christmas My True Love Gave to Me…

December 18, 2020

The free giveaways at BetUS are going strong. The online sportsbook is giving away free prizes daily to multiple people. BetUS is randomly selecting winners for their daily prizes which are different for each day of the week. But you must be a customer. You can deposit now and qualify for the twelve days of […]