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Belmont Stakes is Good to Go – Betting Odds

May 19, 2020

Earlier this month it was announced that the 146th running of the Kentucky Derby would be rescheduled for September 5th. The Kentucky Derby, as you may know, is the first leg of the very popular “Triple Crown”. This postponement immediately prompted the question as to whether the remaining two horse races in the Triple Crown […]

Fiesta Bowl Ohio State vs Clemson Free Pick

December 25, 2019

On Saturday December 28, 2019 at 8pm EST we will be treated to the second game of the NCAA college football playoffs. This matchup is truly the best matchup of the entire season. #3 Clemson (13-0) vs #2 Ohio State, the ACC Champion vs. The Big Ten Champion. The point spread is currently Clemson -2 […]

Wagering Myths and Mistakes

November 23, 2019

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 expect. Teams prior to […]

Parlays are Totally Bad.. Unless You Hit One

November 17, 2019

When sportsbooks report their profits, at least a good chunk of that number is a result of parlay bets. The parlay bet is one in which you can string together several games and have it pay off at an exponential number. Sports betting purists recommend highly against this type of bet, yet many of us […]

The 9 Biggest Wagering Mistakes

September 1, 2019

Many may seem obvious, but they’re consistently made by novices and even those more seasoned. 1. Don’t bet more than 5% of your bankroll. I don’t care how good you are. You will have losing streaks. You can always increase your wagers as your capital grows. You don’t want to become a problem gambler. 2. […]

Six Football Myths and Money Management

August 16, 2019

In wagering, the many must lose in order that the few may win.                                                                                      […]

Taking Advantage of Early Lines

August 12, 2019

Those who set the opening lines try to create numbers close to the public consensus, but they do make mistakes. Jump on these. Lines come out eight to nine days prior to games, but much earlier before the start of the season. On average, I find approximately one to three mistakes per week. This number […]

The 2019 Kentucky Derby Handicapping Preview

April 9, 2019

Handicapping insight from a horse owner who may see things just a little differently. This year’s exotics ticket could look like a telephone number. This year favorites could be 7-1 or greater. Who we need to watch: (Part#1 of 3) Baffert Entries: Game Winner Roadster Improbable What you need to know: Game Winner and Improbable […]

NCAA Football Championship Game Line Analysis and Pick

January 4, 2019

The line for Clemson vs Alabama was issued last Saturday night at Alabama -6 and total of 61. The line then instantly jumped to Alabama -6.5 and the total came down to 60. In the six days since the line was published, about 62% of the public has bet Clemson getting the points. This has […]

Two More Angles to Help Your NFL Playoff Handicapping

January 2, 2019

We previously forwarded an angle stating that: Bowl underdogs that cover usually also win outright. Hope you took advantage! This year’s figures: 2018 Bowl Result (not including pushes or 1/2 pt decisions) Favorites who won: 23 Dogs who covered: 16 Dogs who covered and also won: 14!! Two more NFL Playoff Angles that convert (for […]