Posts tagged ‘teasers’

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    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...

  • Sportsbooks Win Big This Weekend

    Sportsbooks won big during Week 5 of the NFL as bettors failed in the most bet games. Poor teams rebounded with straight up victories hurting the public bettor. One sportsbooks manager said the 13-12 ...

  • Sportsbooks Rally Sunday Comes Up Short, Public Wins Week 12

    NFL Week 12 was won by the public as the leftovers from Thanksgiving were too much for sportsbooks to make up even though the two favorites on Sunday that were most heavily bet – New England and Sea...

  • Sportsbooks Win NFL Week 2 Thanks to the Vikings

    Week 2 of the NFL regular season is in the books and sportsbooks have won again. The public won a few games early on Sunday, but let the books off the hook in the late games, then lost all their winni...

  • Teasers Have Become a Popular Form of Betting on NFL Games

    As the 2016 NFL regular season approaches, it is time to think about the types of bets that are best to play. Many sports bettors like to bet the moneyline with no odds, others enjoy the point spread ...

  • Four Strong Teams to Use for Teasers or Parlays

    The NFL has entered the second half of its regular season with bettors having a strong first half against the books. However, last week was the strongest week by far for sportsbooks, including on parl...

  • Late Games Help Books Avoid Disaster in Week 5

    A parlay of three teams pays odds of 6 to 1 and during Week 5 of the NFL on Sunday afternoon nearly everyone seemed to hold a three team winning combination of games with the favorites Denver, New Eng...

  • Books Earn Small Win on Super Bowl XLIX

    Super Bowl XLIX did not reach the handle that Super Bowl XLVIII took in last year. Sunday’s Super Bowl took in a $115.9 million handle in Vegas. The bookmakers eked out a small win of $3.3 million t...

  • Betting Parlays and Teasers on Nightly Basketball Action

    Parlays and teasers aren’t only ways to win big on basketball games. They’re also the most entertaining way to bet on sports. College and pro basketball is arguably the best sport to bet on parlay...