Posts tagged ‘sports betting’

Managing Your Bankroll with the Kelly Criterion

April 14, 2021

If you are a sports bettor looking for an edge, one of the simplest things you can do to achieve success is manage your bankroll. If you are not managing your money correctly, you are more likely to take on higher betting risk than you can afford. It is one of the easiest ways to […]

NCAA Championship Game Point Spread

April 3, 2021

Some very exciting basketball on Saturday night as the Bulldogs of Gonzaga beat UCLA on a last second long 3 point shot at the end of overtime to win. They remain undefeated and look to end the perfect season with a win against Baylor. The last undefeated team to win it all was the 1976 […]

Do Lower NBA TV Ratings Translate to Less Action at Sportsbooks?

April 2, 2021

It is no secret that television ratings for NBA basketball in 2020 and in 2021 were lower than in previous years. Take the NBA’s All-Star Game as a great example how viewership has fallen off. The NBA All-Star Game was – and it still is – one of the sporting world’s greatest spectacles. The “game” […]

Vegas Action on 2021 NCAA Tournament

March 26, 2021

The 2021 NCAA tournament is ready to head into its second weekend and already bettors are in an absolute frenzy. With no March Madness last year due to the coronavirus pandemic, bettors were hungry to get back what they missed in 2020. And did they ever. A number of sportsbooks have reported the total amount […]

What Do the Red and Blue Circles Mean at BetOnline?

March 19, 2021

BetOnline is a very popular online sportsbook. The lines and contests they offer make them a hit with the general public. They post lines before most other sportsbooks do, which makes them a favorite of amateur oddsmakers who bet their own picks. In previous article we discussed what a circled game means at sportsbooks. In […]

The Sports That Canadians Bet On The Most

March 2, 2021

Canadians love many things like Tim Horton’s, poutine, and bears. They also love their national sport – ice hockey. And yes, Canadians do bet on ice hockey. In fact, they bet on many sports and you might be surprised at the ones they bet on the most. Canadians have the ability to bet on sporting […]

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 […]

Favorites for the Art Ross Trophy in 2020/2021

February 27, 2021

The Art Ross Trophy is an award given out each year in the NHL to the player who leads in scoring points. It is based on the regular season. The award is named for Art Ross, who was the manager-coach for the Boston Bruins. He presented the trophy to the first winner, Elmer Lach from […]

NFL Futures Odds Boost – Steelers – Dolphins – More

February 25, 2021

An oddsboost offer is something a sportsbook does to increase interest in a particular sport or on a particular type of wager. They will boost the payout for specific bets, teams etc. Today we have an oddsboost from our friends at BetOnline.ag The oddsboost is for a select handful of teams to reach various achievements. […]

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 […]