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Dodgers -130? Sports Betting Money Lines,...
Understanding money lines for beginning bettors. If you're new to sports gambling, this will help you understand all about money lines and how they work.
Sports Betting 101: How Do Points Spreads Work?
Understanding point spreads for beginning bettors. If you're new to sports gambling, this will help you understand all about point spreads.
Sports Gambling: How to Bet Parlays
Parlays are the most popular of the exotic sports bets. Learn if they are good bets for sports gamblers or not.
How to Bet Teasers in Football and Basketball
Teasers are a common form of sports gambling wagers on football and basketball. Learn what they are and how to wager on them here.
5 Reasons Why Most Sports Gamblers Lose
It's a widely known fact that nearly 90-percent of sports bettors will lose money. It's not always because of bad picks. To find out why sports gamblers lose, read this article
A Beginner's Guide to Betting on Baseball
Baseball betting- learn the basics of gambling on baseball.
How to Bet Football
If you're new to the world of football betting, this article will give you a solid background of the basics.
Why You Should Understand Totals if You're...
Many people find betting on totals (overs/unders) easier than trying to pick a winner of a contest. Learn all about total wagers here.
What Is the Point Spread in Sports Gambling?
Many sports gamblers fail to understand the process of creating the point spread. Some knowledge of what takes place can help bettors win a few more wagers.
Is Online Sports Betting Legal?
Many bettors would like to know if online sports betting is legal. Find out the story here.
Sports Betting Basics
If you're new to the world of sports gambling, this article will get you pointed in the right direction and give a bit of history on the sports betting scene.
Parlay Cards
A look at parlay cards ans why they should be avoided at all costs.
Your Quick Guide to Betting on Soccer
Soccer betting is one of the most popular betting activities in the world. Learn all about soccer betting and how to bet on soccer here.
Money Line
: In the sports gambling world, the "money line" is used for betting on the winner of a contest where
How to Bet Basketball: The Basics
If you're new to the world of basketball betting, this article will give you a solid background of the basics.
Dealing With Local Bookies
Not everybody bets in Las Vegas or online. Many sports gamblers use local bookies and they can be worth their weight in gold. Read this to find out why.
Point Spread
: In the sports gambling world, "point spread" refers a handicap that is placed on the superior team
Options for Betting on NHL Hockey Games
Ever wonder how to bet on the NHL? Look no further than here.
Top Betting Reviews
A look at the website Top Betting Reviews.
Getting Started in Sports Betting
If you've ever wanted to place a wager on a sporting event but didn't know how, this article will explain what you have to do.
NFL Point Differential Betting System
The NFL Point Differential Betting System has been around for at least 25 years. One of the more technical of the number-based NFL betting systems, the system is one that should be considered by all football bettors. Learn all about it here.
Creating a Super Bowl Box Pool
There's nothing like a little office pool to add excitement to the Super Bowl. Here are instructions to show you how to create your own box (square) pool.
Sports Betting - Money Management for Sports...
Learn how professional sports gamblers manage their money. Includes a description of the Kelly Criterion and suggests a viable alternative.
College Football Bye Weeks
A quick college football betting system that has performed well over the years regarding teams coming off a bye week.
How to Choose an Online Sportsbook
There are hundreds of online sportsbooks. Learn how to find the best online and offshore sportsbooks here.
The Magic of 55 Percent Winners
A look at why any system or trend hitting 55 percent is much better than one might think.
Finding Correlated Parlays
Sportsbooks don't accept correlated parlays, but there are instances where bettors can virtually find their own and increase their profits.
Buying Half Points in Sports Betting
Sports bettors have the opportunity to buy half-points on football and basketball wagers. Is it worth the additional cost?
Yards Per Point Football Betting Systems
Many football bettors prefer to use betting systems because they take all of the guesswork out of making selections. Here are several football betting systems using Yards Per Point.
Allen Moody Free Sports Betting Plays
Free daily sports betting selections.
: A parlay is a combination of two or more wagers that a bettor links together and all of them must win
Creating a World Series Box Pool
There's nothing like a little office pool to add excitement to the World Series. Here are instructions to show you how to create your own box (square) pool.
Football Betting With Yards Per Point
One of the most powerful handicapping factors in the NFL is Yards Per Point. Find out what it is and how you can use it.
: In sports betting "juice" is the commission paid to bookmakers on losing bets for the privilege of
Keeping Sports Betting in Perspective
It isn't always easy to balance a home life with sports gambling. This article will help you achieve a healthy balance.
: In the sports gambling world, "push" refers to a tied wager, where the player neither wins their wager
Learn the Basics of Betting on Boxing
Betting on boxing adds a little excitement to any fight. Learn how to gamble on boxing here.
: In the sports gambling world, "fade" means to wager against a particular person. : Because Jon lost
Reverse Line Moves
Sports bettors have probably heard the term reverse line moves, but are somewhat unfamiliar with the concept. We'll look at them here and show how to use them to your advantage.
Sports Betting - How to Create Your Own Power...
The majority of successful sports bettors use some sort of power ratings to tell them what the point spread on a given game should be. Learn how to create your own power ratings here.
: In the world of sports betting, a dime equals $1,000. : Leroy was a high roller, so it wasn't unusual
Review of the Gold Sheet Website
Review of the Gold Sheet Website. The Gold Sheet has provided sports betting information since 1957. How does the Gold Sheet web site measure up? Find out here.
Sports Betting Rules
Every different sportsbook has its own set of rules, although there are general rules that all sportsbooks follow. A bettor should have a grasp of the rules to prevent misunderstandings.
Pythagorean Formula and Basketball Betting
A look at using the Pythagorean Formula to predict a team's chances of covering the spread in basketball.
Mathematical Based NHL Predictions
A look at a math-based model for predicting NHL games.
Finding an Edge in Sports Betting
Many bettors, especially sports bettors, don't attack when they have the biggest advantage.
History of Sports Betting
A look at the history of sports betting.
Dealing With Sports Betting Losing Streaks
All sports bettors will have the eventual losing streak. Learn how successful sports gamblers deal with them here.
Will This NBA Betting System Win You Big Bucks?
Here is an NBA betting system that has been around for a while, going under some different names. The system recently popped up on one of the more popular betting forums, so I thought I'd share.
: In the sports gambling world, "ATS" means against the spread, generally referring to how a team fared
2015 Week 3 Football Betting Report
A look at week three of the football season from a betting standpoint.
NFL Road Team Betting
A system NFL betting system that will put you on more winners than losers.
The Myth of the Monday Night Home Underdog
Betting the home underdog on Monday Night Football is one of the oldest sports betting systems around. How has it fared in recent years?
Bang the Book
A look at the Bang the Book website.
Betting NFL Totals
Betting totals (over/unders) in the NFL may be easier than trying to predict the point spread winner. Learn more about NFL totals here.
Predicting Line Moves in Football
Sports bettors not only have the difficult choice of which football team to bet, they also have to decide when to bet. We'll look at that aspect of betting here.
Betting Baseball Parlays
In basketball and football, parlays are considered bad bets, paying off at lower odds than they should. But that isn't the case in baseball. Find out why.
Review of Intertops Online Sportsbook and Casino
Review of Intertops Online Sportsbook and Casino
Pro Football Forecast Betting Handicapping...
A look at Footballbet.net's Pro Football Forecast Betting Handicapping Software Engine from a sports betting perspective.
Baseball Betting - Examining Starting Pitchers
There's more than looking at a pitcher's records and ERA in baseball betting to determine if a team is a worthwhile bet. There is one key statistic that you won't be in any newspaper, but is easily found online. Here we'll discuss what that stat is and how it can best be used.
The Ultimate NFL Betting System
When it comes to NFL betting, there is one system that stands head and shoulders above all the others. It seldom gives a play, but when it does, you don't want to be on the other side.
Creating a 1-Run Line
A way to make your own 1-run line for baseball betting purposes.
Football Newsletters
A look at some of the most popular football betting newsletters around. Page 2.
Betting the First Five Innings
Baseball bettors have the options of betting the first five innings of a game at many sportsbooks. There are some advantages that the five-inning bet offers. Those are explained here.
Betting the NBA Preseason
A look at the NBA preseason games from a betting perspective.
Finding Value in Sports Betting
Value is a word long-time sports gamblers often use. Find out what they really mean in this article.
: In the sports gambling world, "over/under" is a bet that is won or lost depending upon the combined
Knowing If, How and When to Hedge or Scalp Your...
A look at the sports betting practice of hedging and/or scalping sports bets.
Five Tips to Betting the NBA
Some basics about betting the NBA
Straight Up
: In the sports gambling world, "straight up" refers to the winner of a game without regard to the point
Handicapping College Football
Handicapping college football games is done differently than handicapping football games. Find out why here.
Review of TheSpread.com Website
The Spread Website offers plenty of solid information for sports bettors, including tips to help bettors go against public opinion.
Sports Gambling - Winning Percentage vs. Units...
When it comes to sports gambling, units won is the only thing that really matters. Too many sports bettors are worried about winning percentage, which can cost a sports gambler money in the long run. Read this article to find out why.
Fun Ways to Bet the World Series
A look at some fun ways for office workers and friends to have some wagering excitement on the World Series
Review of SportsInsights.com Website
Since most sports bettors lose money, it seems a gambler could make money by simply wagering against the public. SportsInsights.com helps bettors do exactly that.
The Three Handicapping Techniques of Football
A look at the three different aspects of handicapping football from a betting perspective.
Betting College Football Underdogs
A look at how ranked college football teams have done in recent years against the point spread when made an underdog.
NASCAR Betting - How to Bet on NASCAR
NASCAR betting is becoming more popular as the sport continues to grow. Learn how to bet on NASCAR races and add a little excitement to the races.
Betting the Underdogs in Baseball
Longtime baseball gamblers will tell you that betting on underdogs is the way to go. Here is the reason why.
Football Betting Newsletters
A look at some of the most popular football betting newsletters around.
First Inning Bets
One of the baseball bets that is gaining popularity is the first-inning wager. Learn about first-inning bets here.
Pythagorean Formula and Baseball Betting
A look at a new use of the Pythagorean Formula in relation to baseball betting.
: In the sports gambling world, "hook" means a half-point, so that "three and a hook" would be the same
Basketball Betting - Line Moves in NCAA...
When betting on basketball, sports gamblers should be aware of line moves, especially in college basketball. Learn all about those line moves here.
Golf Betting - How to Bet on Golf
Golf and gambling practically go hand-in-hand, as wagering on the outcome of a match is something that has been done for centuries. Learn all about wagering on professional golf tournaments.
The Importance of Listing Pitchers For Betting...
A quick look at why listing pitchers is so important to baseball bettors.
: In the sports gambling world, "odds" refer to the various point spreads or money lines on any given
The Greek Sportsbook Review
The Greek Sportsbook consistently receives high marks from sports gamblers. Find out why here.
College Basketball AOPR Betting System
A solid college basketball betting system that's fairly simple to use with widely available statistics.
Betting the Right Number For Baseball Totals
A look at how to get the best number when betting baseball totals.
Stanley Cup Odds 2015-16
A look at the odds to win the 2015-16 Stanley Cup and conference finals.
Using Power Sweep Newsletter
Northcoast Sports' Power Sweep newsletter is one of the best investments you can make during football season. But many people fail to utilize the information to its most.
College Football Time of Possession Betting...
A simple to use college football betting system that has hit 57%+ over the past 10 seasons.
The Concept of Back-Testing
A look at the concept of back-testing sports betting systems.
College Football Home Field Advantage
A look at college football home field advantage from a betting standpoint.
: In the sports gambling world, "handle" means the total amount of money wagered on an event. Most often
Regression to the Mean in Sports Betting
A look at how the concept of regression to the mean can be applied to the sports betting scene.
Sports Betting - The Fallacy of the Numbers Game
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Super Bowl Betting - Betting Alternate Point...
Super Bowl betting doesn't have to be with the primary point spread. Sportsbooks allow sports gamblers to use alternate point spreads
Football Betting - Betting on College Bowl Games
Betting on college bowl games is an extremely popular form of sports gambling. Learn how to handicap the college bowl games to increase your chances of winning money.
Understanding Team Totals
A look at the sports betting concept of team totals and how they can best be utilized.
A Look at TopBet Sportsbook
A look at the new TopBet Sportsbook and Casino.
Baseball Betting - Baseball Favorite Betting...
A baseball betting system that is profitable and easy to use.
NCAA Tournament Basketball Box Pool
There's nothing like a little office pool to add excitement to the NCAA Basketball Tournament. Here are instructions to show you how to create your own box (square) pool.
Sports Betting Book Buyers Beware
There is a serious lack of good books written about sports gambling. Some shady practices taking place at Amazon make this task even more difficult.
NFL Cross Country Games
A look at when NFL Western Conference teams play in the East.
Parlay Card
: In the sports gambling world, "parlay card" means a bet on two or more teams (or totals) where all
CNBC Should be Ashamed of Money Talks
A look at the CNBC show Money Talks.
Jim Barnes
Jim Barnes was one of the leading pioneers of the sports handicapping industry. Find out more about this handicapping legend here.
College Football Handicapping with AOPR
A mathematical method for handicapping college football games.
Christmas Presents for Sports Bettors
Christmas present ideas for sports bettors.
Week 4 Football Betting Report
A look at the week in football from a betting perspective.
: In the sports gambling world, "bookie" refers to a person who accepts wagers on sporting events. Bookie
Show Me the Odds Free Line Service
A look at the free sports betting line service, Show Me the Odds.
Pros and Cons of Computer Handicapping
Using computer programs to handicap sports is becoming more common. There are some good aspects, and some bad, when using handicapping software to determine your wagers. We'll look at some of those here.
A look at the sports betting website BetToday.us.
: In the sports gambling world, "sportsbook" refers to an establishment that accepts wagers on sporting
NBA Back-to-Back System
A simple NBA system for teams playing in the second of back-to-back games.
Buying Half Points in the NFL
A look at buying half points in the NFL
Sports Betting - Inside the Sports Service...
When it comes to sports services, some are very good, while others should be avoided at all costs. Here is a bit of information about the sports service industry.
Sports Insights Historical Odds
A look at the latest offerings from Sports Insights, downloadable historical odds and Bet Labs.
Basketball Betting - NBA Totals Betting System
A quick and easy NBA basketball totals betting system that has been around for years.
Choosing the Right Handicapping Method for...
A look at the three different handicapping methods for football and finding the best one for each bettor.
Review of Weighing the Odds in Sports Betting
King Yao's Weighing the Odds in Sports Betting is one of the better books to come out about sports gambling in the last five years. Why? Read more to find out.
2014 Football Contest Proxys
A look at all the different football handicapping contests held in Nevada and how you can enter from anywhere in the world.
2015-16 English Premier League Odds
A look at the odds to win the 2015-16 English Premier League.
Buying Sports Gambling Systems
If you bet on sports, you have no doubt seen people selling sports betting systems that claim to win 90-percent of the time. Find out why you should save your money.
Pythagorean Theorem and Season Wins
A look at how the Pythagorean Theorem can be used to predict season win totals for all sports.
Sports Insights Line Predictor
A look at Sports Insights new Line Predictor feature.
The One minute Handicapper: NFL Football
A look at handicapping the NFL while pressed for time.
Betting on Johnny Manziel
A look at the betting odds on where Johnny Manziel is drafted.
Cheap Fun in Las Vegas
A look at our experience in the Fremont District.
The Wacky World of Proposition Betting
A look at the growing, and sometimes offbeat, world of proposition wagers.
: In the sports gambling world, "teaser" is a wager that consists of at least two football or basketball
Baseball Divisional Underdog Method
A look at a method for betting divisional underdogs in baseball.
Hockey Betting - How to Bet on European Hockey
Hockey bettors aren't restricted to solely betting on the National Hockey League. Learn how to bet on European hockey games and how betting differs from the NHL.
Are NBA Basketball Games Really Fixed?
Tim Donaghy's latest allegations of fixing NBA games has caused many people to wonder if basketball is fixed. According to one research paper the answer is that's is very likely. Find out more.
2016 Presidential Race Heats Up
A look at the current betting odds on the 2016 presidential election.
Baseball Betting - Baseball Revenge Systems
When betting baseball, there are certain situations sports gamblers tend to look for. Learn about baseball betting systems involving revenge here.
Top Free Resources for the 2015 Football Season
A look at the best free resources for football bettors.
Betting Baseball Day and Night
A common perception among sports gamblers is that day games tend to be higher scoring than night games. Is there any truth to this maxim? Find out the story here.
2015-16 NHL Futures Bets
A look at the odds for some NHL futures bets for the 2015-16 season.
NCAA Basketball Tournament Pools
There are many different types of NCAA Basketball Tournament Pools than just filling out brackets. Here are some other popular types of March Madness office pools.
Puck Line
: In the sports gambling world, "puck line" refers to a hockey bet in which the bettor can either take
Prop Bets
: In the sports gambling world, "prop bets" refers to wagers that have nothing to do with who wins or
Betting College Basketball First Half Totals
A look at betting college totals for the first half.
Tracking the Sportsbooks
Certain sportsbooks are known to have sharper lines than others. Learn how you can use that to your advantage here.
Overrated/Underrated College Football Teams for...
A look at several teams that may be overrated or underrated heading into the 2015 college football season.
Record Keeping for Sports Bettors
A look at the importance of keeping records of your sports wagers.
NBA Deviation for Totals
A simplified version of the NBA Deviation System for basketball totals.

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